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Valencia Spain: Missing American found in hospital, police were never informed

THE family of a US citizen who went ‘missing’ in Valencia had been hunting him for three days with the help of a police search party before discovering he had been in hospital all that time – and nobody had alerted the authorities.
Tim Marr, 44, disappeared in the city on Tuesday last week (February 11) after leaving a message on the answering machine of his company, of which he is the sole proprietor, at 08.30hrs about business-related matters. Read Article

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British editor and his wife killed after being hit by a car in Spain

The BBC reports that a former editor of the Daily Star and Sunday Express has been run over and killed in Spain, along with his wife. Brian Hitchen, 77, and his wife Nelli were struck by a car on Sunday while crossing a road in Altea, near Benidorm, on the country’s east coast. Mr Hitchen [...]

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Portuguese DJ in Spanish resort town stabs two British vacationers

Telegraph.co.uk reports that a club DJ in the party resort of Magaluf on the Spanish island of Majorca has been arrested following a street brawl in which at least two British holidaymakers were stabbed. Nelson Delgado, 25, a Portuguese national who used to live in Britain, was remanded into custody following his arrest over a [...]

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Northern Mariana Islands: Chinese Tourist drowns in Mañagaha

As reported by Saipantribune.com, a 33-year-old male Chinese tourist drowned outside of the designated swimming zone of Mañagaha Island on Saturday afternoon. Department of Public Safety Commissioner James Deleon Guerrero told Saipan Tribune yesterday that investigation is still ongoing and that Boating Safety investigators went back to Mañagaha yesterday for further investigation. DPS spokesman Sgt. [...]

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Spain: Passengers stranded in Malaga after Easyjet flight takes off without them

The Local Spain reports that twenty-nine passengers watched on in shock on Saturday as an EasyJet flight took off from the southern Spanish city of Malaga without them. The passengers on Easyjet flight EZY6056 from Malaga to Bristol in the UK were still waiting to board when their flight took off. They were just “metres [...]

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Girona airport Spain: British Tourist dies minutes before boarding flight

independent.co.uk reported that a pregnant British tourist has died at a Spanish airport as she waited to return back to England. The 21-year-old had been on the Costa Brava to celebrate her grandmother’s 70th birthday and was waiting to board a flight departing to Birmingham at Girona airport on Tuesday afternoon. Read Article

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Spain: British passenger collapses and dies in airport waiting for flight home

According to metro.co.uk, a pregnant Briton collapsed and died at a Spanish airport as she waited to return from holiday with her family. The 21-year-old had been celebrating her grandmother’s 70th birthday on the Costa Brava, it emerged yesterday. The victim, who was believed to be three or four months pregnant, was taken ill while [...]

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Baby dies in conveyor belt accident at Spanish airport

CTV.com reports that a five-month-old baby boy has died in an accident after being placed on a baggage conveyor belt at an airport in southeast Spain, local authorities said Thursday. A spokeswoman for the Alicante airport management company Aena said the baby and his American mother arrived at the airport late Wednesday on a flight [...]

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Ibiza Spain: Scottish Tourist Dies from suspected crystal meth induced heart attack

scotsman.com reported that a Scottish tourist has died in hospital five days after collapsing at a nightclub in Ibiza while on holiday. Gillian March, 37, is believed to have suffered a suspected drug-induced heart attack while partying at the island’s Amnesia nightclub last Friday. She failed to come out of a coma and passed away [...]

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Marbella Spain: Russian tourist killed by hit and run driver

She had chosen Marbella as a holiday destination. With the energy that give 19 years, free for the first known time in a foreign country and accompanied by a friend, both from Russia, came to town ready to enjoy your days off. Mid-August, 5:30 am on a Thursday. The night had been long and fatigue [...]

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