Articles tagged with 'Travel' | Spain

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2019
06
June
2019
| 11:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Whilst political uncertainty over Brexit continues, life must go on for Brits, and that includes making holiday plans. In light of this, the Spanish Tourist Office (Turespaña) has launched a new campaign entitled “You have Spain in Common”, encouragi...
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2018
14
December
2018
| 11:13 Europe/Amsterdam
El Gordo – Meaning ‘The Fat One’, El Gordo is the Christmas Lottery and a fundamental part of the Christmas build-up in Spain. Pretty much everyone in Spain buys a ticket for El Gordo and families and friends gather around the television on 22nd Dece...
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04
October
2018
| 12:28 Europe/Amsterdam
Seville has been selected as the host of this year’s ABTA Travel Convention held from 8-10 October 2018. Seville is Andalucía’s largest city and its capital. It is renowned for its vibrancy thanks to its passion for traditional flamenco, its rich ...
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14
September
2018
| 17:09 Europe/Amsterdam
El Museo del Prado (The Prado Museum) in Madrid has announced its upcoming 2019 programme featuring a host of exhibitions that celebrate its 200th anniversary. There will be a special programme of over 100 activities and a number of commemorative exh...
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31
May
2018
| 18:25 Europe/Amsterdam
With the start of summer comes Spain's most anticipated and exciting time of the year - festival season. Spain welcomes hundreds of festivals every year, celebrating all kinds of things from religious symbolism, to gastronomy and art. Some of Spain's...
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11
April
2018
| 17:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office (TurEspaña) has launched a new tourism campaign across 15 countries entitled ‘Spain in 10 seconds’.   The campaign features 12 prominent Spanish ambassadors and well-known Spanish personalities starting with world-renow...
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05
February
2018
| 15:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Spain has endless options for a great Valentine’s Day destination, whether in the heart of a city or a coastal town, there are many unique locations to spend this special day with a loved one. Segovia, Castile and León For a fairy-tale Valentin...
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2017
31
March
2017
| 15:55 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office has launched a new digital campaign entitled #SpaininMYheart, allowing fans of the destination to become digital ambassadors. The Spanish Tourist Office has launched a new digital campaign entitled #SpaininMYheart, allow...
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22
March
2017
| 13:39 Europe/Amsterdam
As a record 75.3 million British tourists visited Spain last year, airlines are opening even more routes throughout 2017. These new flights will help further visits to the popular holiday cities as well as the more undiscovered areas throughout Spain...
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2014
18
November
2014
| 17:08 Europe/Amsterdam
Spain continues to be Britain’s favourite tourist destination and 2014 has been no exception. Over the coming year the destination is set to continue to expand and evolve, with new cultural hotspots and trails, exciting hotel launches and flight rout...
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28
May
2014
| 11:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Posada Terra Santa, a charming boutique hotel in the vibrant city of Palma de Mallorca, has just opened its doors to guests offering a captivating fusion of 15th century charm with state of the art technology.Located at the heart of the Mediterranean...
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09
May
2014
| 12:23 Europe/Amsterdam
Insider's Madrid and Iberian Wine Tours have teamed up to put their in-depth knowledge of Spain and its produce into an exciting week-long tour. From 22 to 29 March 2015, the Gourmet Insider’s Spain Tour will take visitors on a culinary journey throu...
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27
March
2014
| 16:33 Europe/Amsterdam
Gone are the days of double and triple checking you have your boarding pass - Spanish airline, Vueling, has teamed up with Sony to create a boarding pass application in a smartwatch. This innovative app allows Vueling passengers to carry their boardi...
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2013
11
December
2013
| 11:05 Europe/Amsterdam
Greatness is a very special network of historic Spanish properties that offers travellers the chance to visit and rest their heads in the most unique places, from grand palaces to hidden castles, while discovering the lesser known corners of Spain.Gr...
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29
November
2013
| 17:33 Europe/Amsterdam
IFEMA, Madrid’s trade fair institution, has announced the launch of a brand new Madrid Shopping Bus tour aimed at business travellers visiting the Spanish capital.IFEMA sees over 2.3 million business visitors to trade fairs, exhibitions and congresse...
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05
November
2013
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Last night, the Spanish Tourist Office in London hosted a media reception at new Spanish restaurant, Hispania, following the first day of World Travel Market.Spain’s Minister of Industry, Energy and Tourism, Mr José Manuel Soria, and the head of the ...
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31
October
2013
| 17:35 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office is gearing up for an exciting week at World Travel Market. From 4-7 November any media or travel trade heading to London's ExCel should pop by the stand to get news and updates from across the country.The Spanish Tourist Of...
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10
October
2013
| 20:06 Europe/Amsterdam
UK travel industry magazine Travel Bulletin has crowned the Spanish Tourist Office in London as the UK’s " Star Tourist Board", recognising, rewarding and celebrating excellence in the travel industry.Travel Bulletin is a weekly magazine distributed ...
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30
July
2013
| 12:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Ibiza private chef to the stars and one-time Manumission DJ, Sid Shanti, has channelled his love for Ibiza, food, music and travel into a beautiful new cookbook with a difference.Glorious Ibiza Food (& Music!) is a sumptuous new cookery and travel bo...
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23
July
2013
| 11:41 Europe/Amsterdam
The Spanish Tourist Office has launched a dedicated Spanish Leisure Parks travel agent training in collaboration with TTG and Online Travel Training.With three key sections including Theme Parks & Attractions, Water Parks and Animal Themed Parks, the...
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18
July
2013
| 12:34 Europe/Amsterdam
This year's FlB (Benicàssim International Festival) starts today and runs until 21 July. Queens Of The Stone Age, Beady Eye, Primal Scream, Arctic Monkeys and The Killers will all be headlining on the Maravillas stage over the next four days.On top o...
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25
June
2013
| 14:45 Europe/Amsterdam
The new look site aims to respond to the needs of the visitor and become an essential tool for planning a holiday to Spain right through from the initial inspiration stage, to making bookings and sharing holiday experiences with other users.The site ...
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07
June
2013
| 18:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Monday 3 June saw the launch of Food and Travel Magazine’s fantastic new “Essential Spain – top 100 experiences” guide. Distributed with the July issue of Food and Travel, the new guide features 50 pages packed with the very best food and wine experi...
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20
May
2013
| 18:07 Europe/Amsterdam
Glasgow may be land-locked, but on Saturday and Sunday 18th-19th May, the city’s residents and visitors enjoyed a pop-up urban beach right in the heart of the city.Created by the Costa Blanca Tourist Board in collaboration with leisure airline Jet2.c...
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30
April
2013
| 16:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Avant-garde eatery El Celler de Can Roca in Girona, Spain, was granted the No. 1 spot on Restaurant Magazine's annual ranking of the world's 50 best restaurants during a ceremony in London on Monday.The three Michelin-starred El Celler de Can Roca ru...
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09
February
2013
| 15:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Spain’s national rail operator Renfe has dropped its ticket prices for AVE long distance rail journeys by 11% in a bid to increase occupancy and make the AVE rail network more accessible to travellers. The 11% price drop took effect yesterday Frida...
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28
January
2013
| 23:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Due to take place between February 7 and 17 this year, Cadiz carnival is a huge street party, with gastronomic events, fireworks, fancy dress, parades and street performances.  The two most important parades are the Gran Cabalgata, on the first Sund...
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18
January
2013
| 13:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Equiberia has been creating horse riding holidays around the most picturesque areas of Spain since 1996. Each ride has been tailor made to capture the lesser known and best preserved areas of Spain. The trips offer something for every type of travel...
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2012
23
December
2012
| 19:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Learning Spanish is a popular New Years’ resolution so we have teamed up with the Instituto Cervantes in London to offer one lucky winner a kick start with a 30 hour Spanish course or a 20 hour specialised course (or an online course with tutor supp...
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22
November
2012
| 18:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Last night Tyler Brúlé, Editor in Chief of Monocle and Enrique Ruiz de Lera, Director of the Spanish Tourist Board hosted a party at the Monocle headquarters to launch new guide, Spain 100.  The definitive guide was created by Monocle’s travel exper...
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