Julio Iglesias had to explain to Dominican authorities why he had so much food in his suitcase. Julio Iglesias' suitcase allegedly contained strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, cherries, tomatoes, beets, celery, beans, spinach, lettuce, mushrooms, arugula, meat and vegetables.
Julio Iglesias has been living in both the Bahamas and the Dominican Republic for a long time, shuttling between the two countries.

Recently it was reported that Julio Iglesias had physical and mobility problems and often used a wheelchair. It was even said that he had memory problems and forgot his songs.