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Travel/Tourism news & information for Spain

Travel/Tourism Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Airlines 'must compensate passengers affected by strike...

PASSENGERS left stranded due to flight delays or cancellations as a result of the airline staff being on strike are entitled to compensation, the European Court of Justice has ruled. With Air France and Lufthansa having...

Travel/Tourism Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Air France strikes ground Madrid and Barcelona flights;...

AIR France has grounded 10 flights arriving in and leaving from Barcelona and Madrid today (Wednesday) and more cancellations are on the way early next week. Strikes by 31.1% of pilots, 22.4% of cabin crew and 13.8% of...

Travel/Tourism Fri, Apr 13, 2018

Iberia-BA holding firm sets sights on Norwegian

IBERIA'S holding company IAG has bought a small percentage of airline Norwegian and is considering making an offer for the carrier as a whole. IAG Group, formed through the merger of Spanish national airline Iberia...

Travel/Tourism Fri, Apr 13, 2018

Vueling pilots plan strike

PILOTS of Barcelona-based low-cost airline Vueling will be on strike at the end of this month and beginning of May over an ongoing pay dispute. Their union, SEPLA, says industrial action has been planned for 24 hours at...

Travel/Tourism Fri, Apr 6, 2018

Airport bottled water price cap reduced further

A PRICE cap of €1.60 on bottled water in Spanish airports has been reviewed, and vending machines and bars will charge no more than €1 from now on, says aviation infrastructure body AENA. It announced two-and-a-half...

Travel/Tourism Mon, Apr 2, 2018

Online subscription content accessible in any EU country

SUBSCRIBERS to online content such as Netflix and Spotify are able to access these from anywhere in the European Union from now thanks to a new directive which has put an end to the previous cross-border block. The...

Travel/Tourism Thu, Mar 29, 2018

Wintery weather forecast puts damper on Easter tourism

SPRINGLIKE climates across Spain will vanish over Easter weekend with heavy rain and plummeting temperatures setting in from tomorrow (Thursday), creating even greater headaches for drivers and passengers of nine...

Travel/Tourism Thu, Mar 29, 2018

Flying kite grounds planes in Valencia

A KITE led to five planes being delayed and one unable to land for over 20 minutes at Valencia airport last night (Tuesday), according to sources within the terminal. The control tower alerted the 112 emergency hotline...

Travel/Tourism Mon, Mar 26, 2018

Air China launches non-stop Barcelona-Peking flight

THE first-ever direct flight from Barcelona to China was unveiled today (Sunday) at El Prat airport and will replace the existing route which stops for refuelling in Vienna, Austria. Air China will increase its...

Travel/Tourism Wed, Mar 21, 2018

Brit couple fined over Benidorm fake sickness claim

TWO British tourists who filed a fake sickness claim after a holiday in Benidorm have been ordered to pay €17,200 in compensation to the travel operator, TUI. Jamie Melling and his girlfriend Chelsea Devine, from...

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