Fresh chaos as tourists stranded at Spanish airport for 18 HOURS
... tell passengers they were entitled to a refund of €400. Quirino Falessi, Business Director of Tui Italia, said: "We did our best to relieve the inconvenience of the passengers, but unfortunately the hotels in Palma de Mallorca on 13 August were at ...
Balearic Islands caps number of beds available for tourists
Almost 70% of the beds assigned will be in Mallorca and more than half will be in hotels. There will be no new licences issued for the next year under the plan, which the left-wing coalition government claims will make tourism more sustainable. But ...
Britons face being turned away from Spanish Airbnb apartments in crackdown on illegal letting
Holidays in Menorca, Ibiza and Majorca to get much pricier as islands cap number of beds for tourists
Anti-tourism attacks in Spain: Who is behind them and what do they want?
Already plagued by long security queues at airports, holiday-makers visiting top destinations in Spain face more vacation woes once they arrive. Anti-tourism activists have been targeting Barcelona, Majorca, Valencia and San Sebastián with protests ...
Is it safe to travel to Spain after violent protests against tourism?
In Palma, Mallorca, protestors let off smoke bombs and ran through restaurants before breaking windows. The group want to bring about the "end of the capitalist ... Visitor numbers to Spain have increased by 12 per cent in the first six months of 2017 ...
British tourists endure long delays at European airports after EU toughens border controls
“Airports like Madrid, Palma de Mallorca, Lisbon, Lyon, Paris-Orly, Milan or Brussels are producing shameful pictures of devastated passengers in front of immigration booths, in lines stretching hundreds of metres. “At some airports, flight delays have ...
Irish holidaymakers facing delays amid passport controls chaos
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Heatwaves and airport queues make for holiday season from hell
In Palma de Mallorca, members of the same group burst into restaurants and boarded boats in the harbour with flares, carrying banners saying “tourism is killing Mallorca”. There have also been protests in Valencia, and one has been called in the Basque ...
Spain breaks up prostitution ring exploiting Venezuelan transsexuals
Police said on Monday they had freed over 20 victims forced to live in "inhumane conditions" in overcrowded apartments in Barcelona and Palma de Mallorca where they had to pay off debts through prostitution and drug dealing. The network lured ...
Trans sex workers freed from criminal network in Spain
'Spain is quite FULL' Tourists urged to travel elsewhere as protests grip holiday hotspots
He suggested European tourists who visit Spain could travel to other more affordable destinations to avoid high prices and lack of spaces in some of tourist hotspots. Among the destinations that could benefit from tourists going elsewhere Mr Joussen ...
Melia Hotels International partners with Duetto to transform revenue strategy
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PALMA DE MALLORCA, SPAIN - Duetto and Melia Hotels International have partnered to implement Duetto's cloud-based solutions as part of the company's ongoing digital transformation. Melia, one of the largest hotel companies in the world with seven ...
Spain tourism protests: UK holidays at risk as vandals storm cities ...
HOLIDAYMAKERS heading to Spain could face disruption following a fresh wave of anti-tourism protests in cities across the country.
British holidaymakers could be attacked in a 'serious violent incident' if anti-tourism protests continue in Spain
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