Tag Archives: Spain

Ana Escaso Moreno: Residential tourism is saving Marbella

Outsiders play a key role in the economic development of tourist areas in Spain. The socio-economic frame revolves around attracting foreigners, as is the case for Marbella in Costa del Sol, one of the most multicultural places in the country.  Continue →

Evelyn Marsters on migration & the storming of Melilla

Between Morocco and the small Spanish territory of Melilla there is a border fence that runs three layers deep and 23 feet high. Separating the two with 11km of barbed wire-topped barriers, the Spanish-constructed boundary is in place to keep ‘illegal immigrants and smugglers’ out of Spain, and by implication the European Union. Continue →