Some call it the "Hawaii of Europe." The Spanish island of Fuerteventura is a popular destination spot for those who want to enjoy sand, sea, sun and surf. Learn more about what the island has to offer.
For many people from colder European climes, Gran Canaria of the Canary Islands is a favorite winter getaway. And it has a lot more to offer than just sun-drenched beaches.
Tourists are visiting Spain in record numbers. One reason for that is the recent terrorist attacks in previously popular vacation spots like Turkey and North Africa. The travel boom has helped cut unemployment.
Many migrants from Africa do not know what awaits them in Europe. Upon arrival they are faced with the bitter reality that Europe is not paradise. Some opt to return home and try to make it there after all.
Spanish police have arrested two people on suspicion of forming an 'Islamic State' (IS) group cell and recruiting and indoctrinating Islamic militants. The pair had made specific threats against Spain and France.
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