Almerienses spent 143 million euros gambling last year

The bingos, casinos and slot machines of the province were fed over 143 million euros last year according to a government study. By far the largest takers were slot machines which received almost 90% of the total. There are more slot machines per head of population across Almeria province than anywhere else in Spain. The study doesn’t take into account the amount spent gambling online, but reveals instead that the sector hasn’t been affected by Continue reading Almerienses spent 143 million euros gambling last year

Mojácar loses prettiest town title

Mojácar has lost its title of prettiest coastal town. The title has now gone to Nerja. Mojácar actually came sixth in the voting – Ribadeo (Lugo), Conil (Cádiz), Santoña (Cantabria), Alcanar (Tarragona),  Deba (Guipúzcoa) were all ahead of our local village. In case you were wondering, this prestigious award comes courtesy of online hotel portal “Hotel Info”. 27 towns entered this years competition. Never mind Mojácar – we still love you!