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News-Blog with updated Tourism-related information from Malaga and the Costa del Sol. Latest news about Malagacar.com and information on upcoming Costa del Sol events for tourists.

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.

The province of Malaga currently has 22 fixed radars and more than 50 camouflaged radars. 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.

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Typial Summer fines driving in Spain – Myths and Facts

Over the past few weeks have been circulating posts on social media regarding supposed typical Summer fines in Spain. Which ones are true and which ones are myth? We check them out for you one by one.

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Electric Scooters Hire in Malaga

Electric Scooters Hire in MalagaWe want 2019 to be a year full of innovations and improvements. In addition to a complete renovation of our fleet of cars, we have decided to add a very interesting extra, the rental of electric scooters in Malaga!

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Three Kings Parades in Malaga 2019

Undoubtedly the most awaited day in Spain (for children) is the 3 Kings day on January 6. During this day, which is a bank Holiday in Spain, children finally receive their long-awaited gifts from the hand of the Three Wise Men from the East.

On the eve of 3 Kings Day, in the afternoon of January 5, there is probably no child at home, since everyone is in the streets to see the crowded and colourful Three Kings Parade.

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New fuel labels from October 12, 2018

As of October 12, the new European regulations for the labelling of service stations will be applied in Spain. Everything you need to know about the new pump labels and what kind of fuel you should use in your vehicle.

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Rip Currents – The Unknown Danger for Bathers

Corriente de resaca

We’re in the middle of summer, the water temperature is perfect and invites to a swim.

Although we would prefer to bask in this summery beach image, it is a sad reality that every year there are many deaths and rescues on the Spanish coasts; many of them by leaping  into an element of which bathers are unaware of the potential dangers, such as currents that can become traps even for experienced swimmers.

Take a few minutes and read our entry on rip currents, it might be useful someday.

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Everything you ever wanted to know about our VIP Service

VIP Service Malagacar, Full pack

In this post we provide all the information about the service you get in our office when booking a FULL pack, how long it takes to do the paperwork and everything else you will want to know, especially if it’s the first time to hire your Malagacar with us!

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Forget the first Grocery Shopping with your Startpackage at Malagacar.Com

StartPackage-Malaga.com is a service where they do the first shopping for you.
Instead of running around to find the nearest supermarkets, you now can have the opportunity to start your well-earned holiday right away, when you arrive at your holiday home, with a nice glass of wine/beer and a late-night snack.

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Traffic Fines in Malaga

radar de tramo
Here we offer a small reminder of fines on Spanish roads, in addition to the obvious: Not breaking the law comes cheaper!

What if you have violated any restrictions with your rental car in Malaga? Do you have to pay a fine? And how is the process if you live abroad?

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Hand luggage – Measures allowed by the most popular airlines

As strange as it may seem, there is no generalized standard on the size and weight of the luggage allowed on board, so that the size allowed varies considerably according to the airline with which we fly.

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