Tag Archive for playa

Weekend Drownings

This weekend saw two confirmed deaths of bathers, as well as a suspected drowning (a bather has disappeared), amongst the dead, an 89-year-old German citizen.

Beach Crash Landing

A light plane crash landed on a beach in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. The three people, a foreign family, aboard survived with only non-life-threatening injuries.

Dog Beach A Success

What amounts to being the only beach for dogs and their owners in the whole of the province, Playa El Cable, Motril enjoyed a “full house,” the second weekend of July.

What’s in a Name?

Salobreña has, or better said, had, a beach called Cagailla, which translates for “little poops. The beach continues to exist but its old name doesn’t after it was decided to change it to something… a little more inviting: Playa Punta del Rio.