Spain’s ‘war of the beach umbrellas’ heats up

Spain’s ‘war of the beach umbrellas’ heats up

Yet another Spanish coastal town is declaring war on 'beach-hoggers' who stake their claim early on the sandy shores.

EU moves closer to fining Spain for 2015 overspend

EU moves closer to fining Spain for 2015 overspend

The European Commission on Thursday declared Spain and Portugal in violation of EU rules on government overspending, the first step towards possible unprecedented penalties against member nations.

Five held over sexual assault after first day of bull run fest

Five held over sexual assault after first day of bull run fest

Five men were arrested in Pamplona in connection to a sexual assault after the week-long San Fermin bull-running fest kicked off on Wednesday.

The top 10 priciest Spanish cities for summer travellers

The top 10 priciest Spanish cities for summer travellers

If you're vacationing on a budget, these cities might not be at the top of your list.

Cramped Barcelona nudists call for more beach space

Cramped Barcelona nudists call for more beach space

Nudists in Barcelona complain they are being forced onto an ever smaller strip of sand.

Ex-Spanish soldier faces jail over Isis bodysuits for babies

Ex-Spanish soldier faces jail over Isis bodysuits for babies

The garment for babies featured an image of a crossed sabre and a set of traditional bagpipes from the Spanish region of Galicia.

Police rescue UK teen trapped by dad in house for 2 years

Police rescue UK teen trapped by dad in house for 2 years

The malnourished and dehydrated young man sent a cry for help to police: "Help me. My father is going to kill me".

Barack Obama to meet king of Spain in long-awaited visit

Barack Obama to meet king of Spain in long-awaited visit

Barack Obama will be the first US president to make an official visit to Spain in 15 years when Air Force One touches down in Seville on Saturday.

Fed-up Mallorca calls time out as mass tourism takes toll

Fed-up Mallorca calls time out as mass tourism takes toll

Locals on the popular holiday isle are becoming increasingly frustrated with the huge numbers of tourists who visit.