The Chestnut Forests of Genal Valley

valle Genal
In the region of Serrania de Ronda we can discover another gem of the province of Malaga, the beautiful Genal Valley.

One of the most pristine places in the province hidden inland which is reached after many meandering curves along country roads, flatters the visitor with the crystal clear waters of the river Genal and large ancient forests…. continue reading →

Events Calendar in Malaga: November 2014

November in Malaga
November in Malaga is quite varied regarding activities, with lots of music, food events, ballet and even an Outlet Fair for those seeking a bargain…. continue reading →

The Guadalhorce and Guadalteba Reservoirs

Embalse Gaitanejo
About 60 kilometres northwest of Malaga are situated the Guadalhorce, Conde de Guadalhorce and Guadalteba Reservoirs, one of the most beautiful natural landscapes in Andalusia.

In the natural site you can enjoy a wide range of activities as it is the ideal place to enjoy nature, either with the camera, hiking, biking, caving, climbing, swimming or fishing…. continue reading →

Map of Malaga Speed Cameras

Radar Malaga
In Spain take place each year over 4,000,000 traffic offences, of which about half (46 %) belong to speeding.

Malaga province currently has 19 radars distributed mainly between the A-7 and A-45 motorways; and exceeding the speed limits can get really expensive: Fines for speeding range from 100 euros without loss of points to 600 euros and the possibility of jail.

…and what about Devices to detect radars?

There are currently three types of devices for the location of radars of which only one is allowed:… continue reading →

Events Calendar in Malaga: October 2014

October in Malaga province presents a varied program, comprising two film festivals, a gastronomic festival and a great Fair, not forgetting the particular celebration of Halloween in Andalusian style…. continue reading →

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…

Distractions
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 →