Minister Visits Costa del Sol Town to Encourage Tourism

Isabel Oliver (in white jacket) helps to raise the flag Credit: Torremolinos Council

THERE was a distinguished visitor to Torremolinos as Secretary of State for Tourism, Isabel Oliver toured the town to town to see all that was being done to encourage the return of tourism.

Already a major destination for LGTB holidaymakers, it is also family friendly and has just received a number of awards for the quality of its beaches and the Secretary of State helped to raise the Blue Flag at Los Alamos beach.

In addition, the town has received four Q for Quality Awards and according to Mayor José Ortiz is doing all that it can to assist those in the hospitality trade and retailers by encouraging visitors from overseas.

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John Smith

Married to Ophelia in Gibraltar in 1978, John has spent much of his life travelling on security print and minting business and visited every continent except Antarctica. Having retired several years ago, the couple moved to their house in Estepona and John became a regular news writer for the EWN Media Group taking particular interest in Finance, Gibraltar and Costa del Sol Social Scene. Currently he is acting as Editorial Consultant for the paper helping to shape its future development. Share your story with us by emailing, by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page