Eastern Costa del Sol: The Axarquia, A Gem to Be Discovered

sedella_axarquiaWe always encourage our customers to venture a little “Inland”, to get away from the bustle of the Costa del Sol and discover first-hand why Malaga is a natural paradise:

Natural Parks, untouched nature, charming white villages ahead a few miles from the coast. As for instance the Axarquia, a little known gem of the Costa del Sol.

Covering an area of two Natural Parks and the highest peak of the province, in full tourist boom the Axarquia, dotted with Moorish white villages, has retained its charm and history, perhaps because of its particular and beautiful terrain…. continue reading →

Events Calendar in Malaga: September 2014

Luna MoraThe month of September in the province brings the traditional fairs and harvest festivals, slightly milder temperatures – and especially – empty beaches!

Who wants to continue enjoying many weeks of summer ahead, can delight in all the pleasant things the Costa del Sol has to offer but without the tourist avalanche of high season. In addition, prices for car hire at Malaga Airport drop considerably.

The Costa del Sol in September – an utterly sunny choice! To go along with, here is our Events Calendar:… continue reading →

Tips for a Safe Holiday

pinpockets love touristsSpain is one of the safest countries in Europe to travel.

However, and especially in the tourist areas, the offence which ranks first in the ranking is theft; you can protect yourself with some simple behavioral rules.

While on the one hand, nothing is absolutely secure in life as much as we would like, however we can pay some attention to common sense and follow some simple preventive guidelines for your enjoyable holiday, from beginning to end…. continue reading →

Events Calendar in Malaga: August 2014

Mercado Medieval
August on the Costa del Sol means summer in full swing; check out the activities in the municipalities, there is plenty of music, medieval markets, the famous fair in Malaga and much more…. continue reading →

Hot…! Summer Driving Tips…

If you have clicked on our blog because the picture has drawn more your attention than the title, keep reading on summer distractions, the use of flip-flops and other practical tips for driving at high temperatures on the Costa del Sol.continue reading →

History of Malaga Airport (II): Present and Future

Malaga Airport T3 Departures
In the previous post we saw how in just 50 years, a plain known as “El Rompedizo” became an airfield, an airbase and finally an international airport…. continue reading →

Game of Thrones in Andalucia: Summer is Coming

Game of Thrones in Andalucia
All indications are that the fifth season of Game of Thrones will be filmed at least partly in Andalusian territory. It has become the most popular series in recent years, in fact, has “dethroned” The Sopranos, as the most watched series on HBO…. continue reading →

Events Calendar in Malaga: July 2014

In July on the Costa del Sol summer is in full swing; the month is mainly characterized by enjoying typical summer activities outdoors; July regarding activities is especially the month of concerts and festivals, but there are other popular activities such as processions of the Virgen del Carmen along the coastline. Enjoy the offer and the long summer nights, here we go with our Events Calendar in Malaga:… continue reading →

History of Malaga airport (I): The Beginning

Malaga Airport (1943)
Did you know that Malaga Airport is the oldest airport in Spain? If you have been to Malaga in the past few years, you’ve seen that it is gaining a considerable size; although yet it’s not comparable to the airports of the European capitals it’s nevertheless a stunning transformation…. continue reading →

Changes in Spanish Traffic Law

130 km/h
The new regulation of traffic that will take effect in a few days is causing a stir among those interested in hiring a car in Malaga. To avoid confusion and possible fines, we provide this summary of the salient points of the new rules:… continue reading →