Man dies in violent shark attack at popular Australia tourist hotspot

Man dies in violent shark attack at popular Australia tourist hotspot

A shark killed a 55-year-old man in Western Australia after biting his thigh and hand. The attack caused eight deaths in Australia’s shark attacks this year, bringing the record of nine in 1929 closer. Police were called to the popular tourist town of Cable Beach, on the Indian Ocean coastline at around 8:40 a.m. local … Read more

Woman raped while sunbathing at Spanish nudist hotspot popular with tourists

Woman raped while sunbathing at Spanish nudist hotspot popular with tourists

A rapist attacked a woman as she sunbathed on a secluded Spanish beach popular with nudists, according to reports. The sickening assault happened at a tourist hotspot near the seaside resort of Mazarron in south east Spain. A couple rushed to help the “desperate” victim who screamed for help as the predator struck. One of … Read more

Three shot dead in tourist hotspot after police officer killed in horror attack

Three shot dead in tourist hotspot after police officer killed in horror attack

Police in Tunisia chased and shot dead three suspected Islamist militants after they attacked two police officers, killing one of them, in the coastal city of Sousse on Sunday, authorities said. Five years ago an Islamic State militant shot dead 39 foreigners on a beach in Sousse, triggering an exodus of tourists and severely damaging … Read more

Coronavirus 'super-spreader' has 'infected at least 140 people' at Brit hotspot

Coronavirus 'super-spreader' has 'infected at least 140 people' at Brit hotspot

A coronavirus “super-spreader” could be responsible for at least 140 positive cases on the holiday island of Gran Canaria, which is facing the threat of a new lockdown. Health experts believe the virus was introduced via the nightlife scene in the Guanarteme district of the popular Playa de las Canteras resort. While mainland Spain struggles … Read more

Influencer sparks fury posting pics at tourist hotspot not wearing face masks

Influencer sparks fury posting pics at tourist hotspot not wearing face masks

An influencer has sparked fury after posting pictures of her at a popular tourist hotspot while not wearing a face mask. Katie Giorgadze, 27, shared the stunning snaps of her and her husband watching the famous sunset on the Greek island of Santorini with her 707k Instagram followers. But her video of the pair at … Read more

Tragic toddler, 2, found drowned in swimming pool in Spanish holiday hotspot

Tragic toddler, 2, found drowned in swimming pool in Spanish holiday hotspot

A two-year-old-boy has drowned in a swimming pool in holiday hotspot, Murcia in southern Spain. The child was spotted floating unconscious in a pool and a group immediately raced to save him. As the emergency services were called, a member of the public was given instructions over the phone of how to try and revive … Read more

Hotel horror as one guest dies and 10 injured escaping fire at celeb hotspot

Hotel horror as one guest dies and 10 injured escaping fire at celeb hotspot

A trendy hotel in Spain popular with British revellers, including top TV celebs and sports stars, has gone up in flames with reports that one guest was killed. At least 10 people are reported to have been injured in the massive blaze at the Sisu Boutique Hotel near the upmarket resort of Puerto Banus, where … Read more

Venomous fish kills boy, 16, as it stings teenager at Brit holiday hotspot

Venomous fish kills boy, 16, as it stings teenager at Brit holiday hotspot

A teenager has died after he was stung by a venomous fish just off the beach in northwestern Spain, it has been announced. A post-mortem found the 16-year-old-boy had died after he went into anaphylactic shock, which is likely to have been caused by the poison the fish released into his body. The unnamed boy’s … Read more

Europe in grips of second wave of coronavirus as another holiday hotspot is hit

Europe in grips of second wave of coronavirus as another holiday hotspot is hit

Parts of Europe are seeing a second wave of coronavirus, including another Spanish holiday destination that is popular with British tourists. It comes as France could be added to the UK’s quarantine list as cases continue to rise. Spain and France have this week recorded their highest number of daily coronavirus infections since they began … Read more

Tourist hotspot evacuates 80,000 after just three positive coronavirus cases

Tourist hotspot evacuates 80,000 after just three positive coronavirus cases

A city in Vietnam popular with tourists is evacuating around 80,000 people after three people tested positive for coronavirus. Around 100 flights a day will take people out of the central city of Danang over the next four days. The South-East Asian country is on high alert again after the first community infections since April … Read more