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Travel/Tourism news & information for Costa Cálida

Food poisoning strikes 60 cruise passengers on different boats
Travel/Tourism Tue, Jul 28, 2015

Food poisoning strikes 60 cruise passengers on different...

OVER 30 tourists on a mini-cruise in the Murcia area have come down with severe upset stomachs at the same time, leading trip organisers to suspect they had been infected by the food served on board. Emergency services...

Travel/Tourism Wed, Jan 9, 2008

Ryanair announces new Bournemouth-Spain services

Ryanair's commercial director for Spain and Portugal, María Isabel Rodríguez, announced at a press conference earlier today three new services connecting Bournemouth with Murcia, Málaga and Palma de Mallorca...

Travel/Tourism Mon, Sep 3, 2007

Brits love Cartagena

Numbers of tourists visiting Cartagena this summer have rocketed, local authorities reveal. Nearly three-quarters of foreign holidaymakers in the area taking part on organised excursions are British. In July this year...

Discovering Cartagena
Travel/Tourism Mon, Sep 3, 2007

Discovering Cartagena

Sharing its name with the arguably more famous resort town on the Colombian coast, Cartagena is usually unjustly ignored by daytrippers and guidebooks. Yet, as a massive Naval base and one of the earliest settlements in...

All you need to know to avoid being fined on the beach
Travel/Tourism Mon, Jul 16, 2007

All you need to know to avoid being fined on the beach

Beaches have long ceased to be virgin spaces, but they are becoming more and more regulated. New beach regulation issued by Cartagena town council includes a whole raft of laws that it would be helpful to understand to...

New look for Cartagena’s beaches this summer
Travel/Tourism Fri, Jun 29, 2007

New look for Cartagena’s beaches this summer

Cartagena's beaches are beginning to fill up and chiringuitos, foot-showers and wooden walkways are being installed. Local authorities want to improve the appearance and facilities of the beaches this year to...

Travel/Tourism Mon, Jun 11, 2007

Mazarrón port’s new look

A brand-new esplanade has given a new face to the port of Mazarrón. The seafront promenade has been revamped and several benches put in place for walkers to rest and contemplate the view of the port. Popular with...

400,000 watch Spain's biggest ever air display
Travel/Tourism Mon, Jun 5, 2006

400,000 watch Spain's biggest ever air display

Prince Felipe of Asturias, accompanied by Defence minister, José Antonio Alonso, were the guests of honour yesterday at the biggest ever air display held in Spain that involved nearly 400 pilots from 14 different...

Travel/Tourism Fri, Feb 27, 2004

Murcia is on National TV

Murcia region president Ramón Luis Valcárcel announced the choice of Bolnuevo after signing an agreement with the director general of the Spanish broadcasting company RTVE, José Antonio Sánchez. Sr Valcárcel said:...