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Summertime - windmills of your mind

By Rhona Wells - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Driving around the Xàbia /Denia area you will probably have noticed the watchtower structures that dominate the scenery. These are actually abandoned windmills known as Los Molinos. Windmills have been a feature of Spanish landscapes for years, including the ones in Consuegra, which inspired Miguel...

OUR SUN HAS SOME FLARE

JUST WHAT IS GOING ON UP THERE? There have been quite a few stories in the press over the last few weeks about things happening with our favourite star, the...

Superior Health Insurance for you and your family

I appreciate everything has changed due to Brexit, but it is now far more important to have health insurance. This is not as easy as it sounds as the choices...

Cool things to eat this summer

We know we’re supposed to drink at least two litres of water a day, according to the European Food Safety Authority. Keeping hydrated is particularly important in the hot summer...

How to travel free on trains until December

Let the train take the strain was a slogan in 1980s Britain to encourage more people to use the railways. Now Spain has provided an even greater incentive to hop...

Chinese rocket parts falling back to earth, captured on camera

By Christine Ord – Secretary of the Costa Blanca Astronomical society You may have seen some news reports of space debris falling back to earth on 20 June. This was...

Walk Your Way Well by Niamh O’Sheehan

Summer is well and truly here. Temperatures are rapidly rising. But, you don’t need to pack up your trainers with your woolly jumpers. Of course you can keep exercising but...

Filtration – Circulation – Residual Chemicals

A swimming pool will always revert to being a green swamp, both unhealthy and unappealing in the centre of your prime real estate.The clear objective is to deliver a simple...

Why is Artificial Grass such a good environmental choice?

I have recently seen in the small gaps during Sky News presentation, sections about how and why so many people in California are having artificial grass fitted because of the...

Dream Dream Dream

The Dream Team bed superstore has been in existence for a year, already making a name for itself with a large show room with easy parking. With a broad range of...

Benidorm is booming, thanks to the British

The tourism capital of the Costa Blanca, Benidorm, is doing a roaring trade as the holiday season starts in earnest. When the pandemic hit two years ago, the bars and...

ASTRONOMERS DO IT IN THE DARK

The Vega Baja Astronomy Group At long last I can stop talking about choosing telescopes, and tell you all something about our local astronomy group and something of what the...

Know your policy

The on-going issue of the lack of reading and understanding of policy documents is still necessary for all your insurances. Very few seem to be aware of the importance of...

GET YOUR HOME READY FOR SUMMER!

Advertising FeatureWe all want to make the most of the summer but apart from thinking about the beach, on vacations, or about that dreamed trip, it’s important that we all...

Vista Lounge and V9 Gastro Bar

A warm welcome awaits you from the friendly teams of Vista Lounge and V9 Gastro Bar, both situated on the roof terrace of Quesada Boulevard on the high street in...

Discover a haven of tranquillity away from the tourist throngs

Located 10 minutes away from Denia and 15 minutes from Jávea, the hidden L’Albarba Gardens have a lot to offer. The garden is a model of excellence in the...

Don’t be dazzled this summer…. We have the answer….

Polarising sunglasses contain lenses designed to reduce light glare from surfaces such as water, sand, or flat surfaces like a road. When sunlight is reflected from these surfaces into your...

The new shopping experience in Jávea!

Beautiful clothes from EU 42/44 (UK 14/16)    If like me you are sick and tired of searching for your size and then it never fits anyway, a 16 in...

How to sell your car Quickly, Easily and most of...

Many of us have heard stories about friends or family here in Spain who have sold a car, but months later, perhaps even years later, the car has not been...
Community News

Visit Altea's fabulous firework display at sea

One of Europe’s most magnificent fireworks show of light, colour, gunpowder and music takes place in Altea on Saturday August 13. The Castell de l’Olla is one of the finest pyrotechnical spectacles you will ever see. Each year, on the Saturday closest to San Lorenzo which is held on...
Home & Garden

Accessible doesn’t need to be ugly…It can be stunning

A different reason for a bathroom reform. "I contacted Showerman as I’d heard great things about them, and I was after a reform with a difference. My parents live...
Focus On Pets

Eric - APROP

Eric is a super young dog with all the attributes of a GS but in a smaller size. He loves his tennis balls and people. He needs a little education...