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Batería de Castillitos, Cartagena – Virtual Tour

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SERIOUS CRASH AT NOTORIOUS JUNCTION

Officers from the Guardia Civil attended a crash at a notorious junction on the CV903 between Daya Vieja and Formentera on Thursday, after yet another collision resulted in serious injuries. Two vehicles collided at the junction, with one being force...
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LEARNING ENGLISH THROUGH FILM

The town hall of Alicante has launched a new initiative to assist English language learners in their quest for better dialogue, by showing feature films in their original voiced language, and offering a debate afterwards. On Tuesday the 3rd of March,...
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ORIHUELA GOES MEDIEVAL

The historic city of Orihuela once again took a trip back in time this weekend, as the fifteenth Medieval Market was held from Friday through to Sunday. With the theme this year being the market of “senses” there was plenty to tantalise t...
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ROJALES WINDMILL BEING REPAIRED

Rojales council has set aside a budget of 4,000 euro for repairs to the historic windmill in the town. The windmill was built in the eighteenth century and is covers three floors, the ground, first and second level, and has suffered damage recently c...
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ORIHUELA MEDIEVAL MARKET EVENTS

The historic city of Orihuela will take a trip back in time once again this weekend, as the fifteenth Medieval Market is held from Friday through to Sunday. With the theme this year being the market of “senses” there is bound to be lots t...
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TAKE THE TOURIST TRAIN THROUGH ORIHUELA

Starting on Tuesday and running until the 6th of January, visitors to the historic city of Orihuela will be able to take in some of the most beautiful of the touristic sites on offer, without having to walk through the streets, as a tourist train will...
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AUSCHWITZ LAUNCHES VIRTUAL TOUR

Although the historic significance may tell a harrowing story, the Auschwitz Museum can now be visited from the comfort of your own home, as the museum has just launched a 360-degree virtual tour of one of the most symbolic concentration camps ever to...
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A BUMPER LOCAL CHRISTMAS

As the Christmas holiday season is about to get fully underway, we return with our pick of the best things to do locally, around Torrevieja, Orihuela and the local area. We start with a couple of Spanish holidays this weekend, as Saturday the 6th of ...
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