Category: Leisure

Easter in Malaga 2024

  • Posted on February 6, 2024
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This year, Easter Week in Malaga takes place from Sunday 24th March to Monday 1st April.

These dates, which vary each year, not only mark the beginning of the tourist season on the Costa del Sol. It is also probably the most important date in the religious calendar.

In fact, Malaga’s Holy Week is considered one of the most important in Spain. This celebration attracts thousands of worshippers and tourists every year in a deeply moving spectacle.

Whether you want to come to Malaga at Easter to enjoy the good weather and perhaps take your first dip. Or you are attracted by the magnificent processions in the centre of Malaga, here you will find everything you need to know.

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13 things to do on Valentine’s Day in Malaga

Honestly, spending Valentine’s Day in Malaga is a safe bet.

While the rest of Europe is still under the cold hand of winter, here in Malaga in February the almond trees are already in bloom.

Although February is usually the coldest month on the Costa del Sol, on a sunny day – which is usually the norm here – we can reach a temperature of 20ºC.

Blossoming almond trees
Blossoming almond trees

For this reason and much more that we will tell you below, Malaga is a top-quality destination to spend a few romantic days here with your partner.

If you like to celebrate this date with your partner, and whether you are a forward-thinking person who has already made plans, or if you are one of those who leave everything to the last minute, here are some attractive ideas for spending Valentine’s Day in Malaga.

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Shopping centres in Malaga: Opening hours and holidays 2024

There is a good deal of shopping centres in Malaga and along the Costa del Sol. Most of them have an attractive offer not only of shops, but also of leisure and restaurants.
Something to consider if you are travelling with your family to the Costa del Sol.

Most of them are covered and all have air conditioning. Therefore, they are also a good alternative to make plans during the hot summer in Malaga or on a rainy day. Some of them also have movie theatres.

Last but not least, as the Costa del Sol is a popular tourist area, these shopping centres are also open on some Sundays and public holidays. Find out which ones, below.
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Tasty Malaga – Gastronomic route through the old town of Malaga

We present you in this article Gastronomy in Malaga some interesting options to taste Malaga, very traditional and popular places and also more hidden and different places.

In Malaga, as a typical Mediterranean city, life goes on in the streets and one of the favourite pastimes of the Malagueños is undoubtedly “going out”: going for a coffee, having a drink in a bar with tapas, going for lunch, going for dinner….

It is not surprising, therefore, that there is an immense gastronomic offer in the city, from the most traditional Andalusian to international fusion cuisine. (more…)

New Year’s Eve Dinner in the best restaurants in Malaga 2023

  • Posted on December 6, 2023
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Let’s find out some of the best restaurants open for dinner on New Year’s Eve in Malaga 2023.

Traditionally, on New Year’s Eve in Malaga you have dinner with your family, eat grapes and welcome the New Year together. Afterwards, many people usually go out into the streets to celebrate.

There are however, also many people who prefer to live this last night in a different way; either because they don’t like to cook and spend hours in the kitchen preparing dinner, or because they want to experiment New Year’s Eve in Malaga in a special way.

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