It's known as the "Hawaii of Europe" among surfers. The Spanish island of Fuerteventura is a popular travel destination for those who want to enjoy sand, sea, sun and surf.
Migrants who arrive in Spain from Africa often face detention in a Center for the Internment of Foreigners (CIE), where their fundamental human rights are not always respected. Santiago Saez reports from Madrid.
In Mallorca, the bathing bans imposed after the sighting of highly toxic jellyfish have been lifted. On Thursday no more red flags were hoisted, it was said from the island capital Palma.
Unprovoked shark attacks across the world dropped last year after a record-breaking 2015. More than half of the attacks involved board sports like surfing, boogie boarding and paddle boarding.
At the ITB travel trade show in Berlin "overtourism" is hotly debated. Majorca, Venice and Berlin — they all suffer from the excesses of tourism, even though tourists are an important economic factor.
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