Costa del Sol breaks hotel stay records

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For the first time ever the hotels of the Costa del Sol have received more the five million travellers in a year. Overnight hotel stays are also at a record high. The number of hotel guests in 2016 was 5% up on 2015.

What Is Epiphany? How Spain, Mexico And France Celebrate

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Epiphany is also widely known as Three Kings Day, or even Dia de los Tres Reyes Magos. The Christian holiday is typically celebrated 12 days after the Christmas in the Gregorian calendar, and serves, traditionally, to commemorate the baptism of Jesus, according to BBC News. The holiday was also associated with the three kings’ visit to the… Read more »

The World’s Best Places to Retire in 2017

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For just over a quarter of a century, International Living has ranked, rated, and named the best retirement destinations in the world. Each year we’ve refined and improved the process, bringing new categories and considerations into play, gathering new data, and asking more and better questions of a greater number of expats.

Why Swedish demand for Spanish property is rising

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Britons have long dominated overseas property sales in Spain, but demand from Swedish buyers is steadily rising. In summer 2016, demand was up 59.8% year-on-year in Quarter 2, according to data from leading Spanish second home specialist, Shario, and the Property Registrars Registradores. Swedish sales rose 22.7% in Quarter 3 2016, while UK sales in… Read more »