The holiday flat at the Ocean Complex in Praia da Luz, Portugal, which
Madeleine McCann went missing from four years ago, is once again being
used by families.
The Sun reports that a couple and their young child were seen in the
ground-floor flat, which has stood empty ever since Madeleine's
A British holidaymaker, also staying at the resort, said they had seen a
'young family enjoying their holiday', adding:
'They didn't seem to have a care in the world, and if I hadn't known of
the flat's history, I wouldn't have given it a second look.'
The flat is owned by retired Liverpool school teacher, Ruth McCann - who
is not related to Madeleine's family. She had been trying to sell the
two bedroom property, but took it off the market due to lack of
interest. It is thought she is now renting it out as a holiday home once
Madeleine was just three years old when she went missing from the flat
in 2007 whilst her parents, Gerry and Kate, had dinner with their
friends in a nearby restaurant.
What do you think? Would you rent the apartment? Or would thoughts of
its unhappy history overshadow your holiday?