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Ryanair New Route From Granada Airport

The low-cost airline Ryanair will open this July 15th a new route between Madrid and Granada, and increase from five to seven weekly flights to London. The initiative is the result of negotiations between Ryanair, the Provincial Council and the Chamber of Commerce of Granada following the announcement of the company to reduce from three […]

House Prices in Spain Fall to 2006 Prices

The average price of housing stood at 1958.1 euros per square meter in the first quarter of 2009, representing a decrease of 6.8% over the same period last year and a return to 2006 levels, according to Figures released today by the Ministry of Housing. This development maintains the tone of restraint in prices in […]

Interesting Places to Visit – Science Park Granada

The Science Park of Granada has reached five million visitors since its opening in May 1995, on its 14th the closing balance of the first quarter was also nearly 200,000 visitors between the museum and planetarium, being a 40% increase on the same period last year.  The park accredited thanks to the large influx of […]

Polopos Wine Festival & Bike Race

Polopos Wine & Bike Festival Last Sunday 29th March 2009 the party was in action. The day started out in La Mamola on the Costa Tropical coastline with a team of cyclists leaving from in front of the newly built Town Hall (Ayuntamiento) up to the mountain village of Polopos. The cyclists really had a […]

Fall in Spanish Mortgage Lending

The number of mortgaged homes in January fell 43.5% compared to same month of 2008, to 53,017, while the borrowed capital for these transactions amounted to 6,472.9 million euros, representing a decrease of 51 7%. According to the National Statistics Institute (INE), the average amount of mortgages on housing, fell for twelfth consecutive month in […]

New Breakwater, Playa Velilla, Almunecar

Works have already begun to improve the breakwater defences on the Velilla beach in Almunecar. There is daily disruption to the area with dozens of trucks doing earthwork and the noise from the movement of large stones to make up the new breakwater.   This work and the underground parking at the Paseo de Velilla, […]

One of the Unspoilt Coastal Villages on the Costa Tropical

Sea Front Fishermans Cottage For Sale, Los Yesos, Costa TropicalLooking to buy a property front line to the Coast in an unspoilt village in the Province of Granada, then look no further. We have compiled the following video of this completed reformed traditional Spanish front line property in the village of Los Yesos in the […]

Cheap Properties on the Costa Tropical

If you are in a position to buy now is the time to take the plunge and properties on the Costa Tropical are still cheap compared to other parts of the Spainish mainland and certainly for the Southern Coast. With great access to Granada, the Sierra Nevada skiing area, and the beautiful landscape of the […]

Almunecar Animal Shelter

It was announced recently that due to the economic downturn the number of animals being abandoned was increasing drastically. New funding has been put in place (800,000 Euros) to fund the construction of a new Animal Shelter near to Almuncar on the Costa Tropical coastline.

La Mamola New State Nursery

Earlier this year the Councillor of La Mamola opened a state run nursery for children under the school age. This new excellent facility offers 35 places, so hurry to place your childs name down.