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Welcome to 'All About Benidorm', the most informative website about Benidorm! Brought to you by the publishers of The Round Town Times, (Benidorm's free newspaper in English) this website, just like our newspaper, is dedicated to informing you of all you need to know about Benidorm!
The Future’s So Bright …
Spain’s Wearing Shades Again![click to read more]
After a while in the doldrums Spain’s property market is now enjoying renewed interest from both domestic and overseas buyers, boosting enormously the sector.
It’s a further indication that things are at last returning to normality here after a horrendous recession which
Hope for Spain
Happily things are now much, much brighter, with unemployment, although at still 24%, is falling steadily with November 2014 (for example) seeing the biggest ever fall, for what has always been traditionally a bad month, for years! Forecasts for 2015 give a further reduction of[click to read more]
UBER Problems with Taxis
Most of us nowadays own and use smartphones, with applications or “apps” that enable us to book flights, train tickets, hotels or even find a good restaurant in a strange town! One, however, is causing severe friction in Spain, the app known as “UBER” which[click to read more]
Take To The Air ...
Introducing Benidorm’s Very Own Cable Car Ride!
There’s so much to do and see already in Benidorm with attractions and activities in abundance. There are theme parks, marine parks and aquariums at every turn, not to mention the world class entertainment, most of which is free, in almost every hotel, bar and cafeteria. Wouldn’t it be great though to have a bird’s eye view of everyone’s favourite holiday resort and take in all of its sights from up above?[click to read more]
Nico Lavery - He’s only Gone and Done It!
You may remember that we covered a story a few months ago about a very ambitious young man who was embarking on a career in the world of racing at the tender of age of seven![click to read more]
Well, over the last year Nico Lavery (son of Andy and Nicola of AJL Mechanics in Villajoyosa) and his team (AVF Junior) have been working extremely hard training and testing regularly throughout the whole of Spain and they’ve been finishing with some very respectable podium results.
Benidorm’s Biggest & Best Fancy Dress Party Ever!
We’ve heard it said that over thirty thousand turned up to Benidorm’s biggest fancy dress party this November ensuring that the town’s annual fiesta celebrations finished with a Bang … British Style![click to read more]
Benidorm’s on the Lookout for a New Image …
In these modern high tech times image is extremely important, whether it is an individual going to a job interview, a company selling a product or indeed even our Benidorm, the tourism capital of Europe trying to attract visitors in a market place full of competitors.[click to read more]
Landmark Event in Benidorm’s History
Cruise Liner MS Amadea Welcomed with Open Arms[click to read more]
Monday 13th of October was a landmark date for Benidorm, after years of intense negotiations with various cruise ship companies the town finally welcomed its first visiting cruise ship, specifically the MS Amadea, and its 528 passengers and crew ...
Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot
According to the Met Office parts of Spain have experienced the hottest October temperatures in 145 years![click to read more]
Thus far this winter the national record is held by Valencia city, where one day the mercury soared to an incredible 35.8ºC – a figure more commonly seen in July than Halloween week!. This is ...
Get Your Butt Off the Beach!
Despite the outcry from the fans of Sir Walter Raleigh’s famous import to Europe, the anti smoking legislation was introduced successfully in Spain several years ago now making it illegal to smoke in enclosed spaces. Since then there have been studies carried out to extend the ban, perhaps to include ...[click to read more]