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Canary Islands, Spain: Tourist from Ireland murdered

islandconnections.eu reported…..The tourist, whose details have not been released by either the Irish or Spanish authorities, is believed to have been returning to his hotel around 5.30 a.m. after a night out in the resort when he and two friends, also Irish, became involved in a row with a group of men. During the argument, which police think started after an incident involving the men’s car, he was struck several times in the face and legs with an iron bar. He collapsed shortly afterwards and suffered heart failure. Read Article

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Tourist from Italy killed in Terror attack in Barcelona on Las Ramblas

Theguardian.com has reported that an Italian man was holding the hand of his five-year-old son moments before he was killed in the terror attack in Las Ramblas, it has emerged. Bruno Gulotta, 35, was named on Friday as one of 13 people who died when a van ploughed into crowds on the boulevard in Barcelona. [...]

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Barcelona Spain: Search underway for seven year old boy from UK after terrorist attack

theguardian.com reported there is an urgent search being conducted for a child with dual British nationality who is believed to be among the missing after the terror attacks in Spain, the UK prime minister has said. Theresa May spoke after a British man living in Australia appealed for information about his seven-year-old grandson, Julian Alessandro [...]

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Spain: Three German Tourists Detained in rape of tourist in hotel

larioja.com / EFE reported that three young German tourists have been accused and detained for sexual assault (rape) of an 18 year-old tourist. The alleged rape occurred in a hotel where the young men were staying as well as the victim in Girona Lloret de Mar. The crime took place on the evening of August [...]

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Barcelona Spain: Terrorist attack, van plows into group of people at least two dead, Las Ramblas Tourist Area (video)

INTERMEDIATE – ADVANCED SPANISH VOCABULARY – READ THE BOOK .telegraph.co.uk /A vehicle has reportedly hit a crowd of pedestrians in Barcelona, Spain. According to a witness who spoke to Sky News, he heard a “crashing noise” followed by people screaming. The police arrived at the scene almost immediately to close off the area. The attack [...]

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Barcelona, Spain: Beware of Professional Pickpockets in Metro who target tourists

INTERMEDIATE – ADVANCED SPANISH VOCABULARY – READ THIS BOOK Mayka Navarro 11/14/2016 / lavanguardia.com It was on January 9, 2013. The head of the criminal court in Barcelona, ​​Rosa Aragonés, condemned that day to SC and CA, Romanians, three months in prison and the prohibition to approach the metro in Barcelona for a period of [...]

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Barcelona Spain: Robberies reported up 15 percent on metro

Thieves are hunting for latest generation smartphones and luxury watches INTERMEDIATE ADVANCED SPANISH VOCABULARY – READ THIS BOOK metropoliabierta.com/ALBERT GÓMEZ The Mossos d’Esquadra have detected a rebound of 15% of the violent robberies in the street, the known ‘tirones’, in the city of Barcelona this 2017. Apparently, the thieves now go mainly to the hunting [...]

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Tenerife Spain: British Tourist Killed in Fight

dailymail.co.uk reported British tourist killed in Tenerife ‘sparked brawl with a couple by mocking a woman about her make-up’ and the suspect lost his life in the fight Daryl Bhandal died in hospital after a fight at a hotel in Tenerife on Friday night John Vout, 27, has been arrested and remanded in custody following [...]

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Spain: Tourist from Britain killed in paragliding accident

elperiodico.com/ Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 19:38 IST A 38 year old woman died Saturday at noon in a paragliding accident in Àger (Noguera). Your device has fallen to about four kilometers from the exit area of ​​Coll d’Ares paragliders in the mountainous area of ​​Sant Alis, shortly after 14.00 hours, according Bombers of the [...]

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Menorca Spain Hotel: Outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease

dailystar.co.uk reported up to 17 people have contacted lawyers after their Menorca holiday was cut short. An outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease at the hotel forced some to return home early and others to seek urgent medical treatment. The holidaymakers reported suffering painful spots and sores after the outbreak at their hotel at [...]

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