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Spain holidays: Hotel prices soar on the Costa del Sol as cost of living bites

Spain’s Costa del Sol is one of the country’s top tourist destinations. According to new data, prices in the resort area have risen by over 20 percent this year. New figures from the National Institute of Statistics in Spain show that hotel prices rose by 21 percent in Malaga in the first five months of […]

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‘Stunning’ Spain’s prettiest village in the Costa del Sol has ‘breathtaking scenery’

The quaint shop sells Spain’s famous cured hams, meats, fruit conserves and honey from the national park. Tourists can also visit traditional workshops to see local residents hard at work producing the town’s famous woollen blankets. The small village has a few hotels for tourists and the best options include swimming pools with incredible views […]

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Netflix reveals new look at Guillermo del Toro’s gothic take on Pinocchio

Netflix has revealed a brand new look at Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio in all its gothic stop-motion glory.  The movie is del Toro’s animated directorial debut. He’s co-directing with Mark Gustafson, who previously worked on Wes Anderson’s stop-motion adaptation of Fantastic Mr. Fox. The star-studded voice cast includes Ewan McGregor, David Bradley, Tilda Swinton, Ron […]

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‘Apocalyptic smoke’ Costa Del Sol holiday warning as huge fires rage on Spanish coast

The fire broke out at around 3pm on June 8 in the municipality of Pujerra. The fire is similar to one that hit the area in September 2021. Around 140 firefighters were fighting the blaze on Wednesday and the authorities raised the alert level from one to two on Wednesday evening. Officials have also called […]

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Netflix Unlocks Guillermo del Toro’s “Cabinet of Curiosities” with Teaser Trailer

Netflix and Oscar winner Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water, Blade 2, Hellboy) have teamed up for new anthology series “Cabinet of Curiosities,” and Geeked Week 2022 just delivered a first look that reveals new additions to the all-star talent involved. Guillermo del Toro’s “Cabinet of Curiosities” is a collection of live-action stories that Netflix says “is […]

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’Charming’ Spain’s prettiest village in Malaga on the Costa del Sol – ‘views are stunning’

Tourists should also pay a visit to the Old Fountain which is one of the historic sites of Frigiliana. A visitor said on Tripadvisor: “The fountain is emblematic of the beautiful town. It seems to be a bit of a focal point for the town. “It is also the gateway to explore the rest of […]

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Netflix Show May Face Eviction After Haart Ruling In Del. – Law360

By Jeff Montgomery (May 27, 2022, 5:01 PM EDT) — An attorney for Swiss-born media and tech mogul Silvio Scaglia said Friday he would renew demands that Netflix stop using a Manhattan condo for Scaglia’s estranged wife Julia Haart’s reality show, after a Delaware court rejected claims that Haart has 50 percent control of their […]

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Netflix to Tease Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Pinocchio,’ Kid Cudi’s ‘Entergalactic’ at First Annecy Showcase (EXCLUSIVE)

Guillermo del Toro and Kid Cudi are among the names that will appear at Netflix’s inaugural Annecy International Animation Film Festival showcase next month. The streamer is also bringing masterclasses and the world premiere of Chris Williams’ sea monster adventure “The Sea Beast,” starring Karl Urban and Dan Stevens, to the festival, which takes place […]

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Spain tourist weather warning as Costa del Sol heatwave expected – ‘earliest’ ever

According to Spain’s Aemet weather agency, Andalucia will be hit by a heatwave this week. Temperatures will reach 38 degrees in Seville, Cordoba, Jaen and inland Granada. Temperatures will also be extremely high in Malaga although it will be a little cooler and may feel more humid. According to Aemet, this could be the “earliest […]

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Harley-Davidson’s LiveWire Del Mar is its most affordable electric motorcycle yet | Engadget

After months of teasing, Harley-Davidson’s has unveiled its second all-electric motorcycle, the new middleweight Del Mar. Built on the brand’s new Arrow platform, it features a 60 kW motor capable of accelerating the EV from zero to 60 miles per hour in under four seconds, reported on Tuesday. The Del Mar’s 21700-format battery is housed […]