Reports placing him either in Portugal or the Dominican Republic followed the King's decision to leave his country amid a corruption scandal.
Earlier this week, both international outlets and local media assured that the King had fled to either the Dominican Republic or Portugal.
This Friday, gossip tabloids place Juan Carlos I in Abu Dabi, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), where he has numerous friends. The information has not yet been confirmed.
Private jet from Vigo with an altered Paris flight route, luxury suite in Abu Dhabi hotel... the search for King Juan Carlos is reading more like a "follow the money" novel every day. https://t.co/0WmbMVN6dr