Category: Travel Tips

Your ultimate Costa del Sol Guide

Whether you are looking for sun and beach fun, if you like city breaks to Malaga, discover beautiful corners of the province, if you enjoy adventure sports… This and much more we have prepared for you in your definitive Costa del Sol guide.

At MalagaCar.com we are proud to be able to offer one of the most complete guides to the Costa del Sol.

To our extensive library we add weekly new articles of interest to make the most of your stay on the Costa del Sol, with a wide range of ideas, suggestions and proposals.

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Mediterranean Motorway Malaga: A-7 versus AP-7

  • Posted on January 4, 2024
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The Mediterranean Motorway (Autopista del Sol) connects all the major tourist centres along the Costa del Sol.

Getting by car from Malaga airport to any of the resorts of the western Costa del Sol, there are basically two ways of travelling the Mediterranean Motorway: Either along its toll free motorway (A-7) or the toll road (AP-7).

We´ll have a look at advantages and disadvantages of both, as well as prices depending on season.

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Healthy holidays in Malaga

Why choose the Costa del Sol for a healthy holiday?

Whatever you choose for your healthy holidays in Malaga: You can do it all year round.

Malaga’s climate is the best in Europe. Beaches for sunbathing in the middle of winter in Malaga and even take a dip if you dare.

Sea promenades for walking, cycling and jogging. Walk along the coastal path. Active tourism or adventure sports. Meditate in Buddhist centres. Discover white villages.

And last but not least, enjoy our tasty and well-balanced Mediterranean diet.
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Camper Tour Malaga & the Costa del Sol

The Costa del Sol is a very popular tourist destination and attracts many visitors every year. Many opt for camper in Malaga and discover the province at their own pace.

Due to the mild temperatures all year round, the province of Malaga is not only worth a visit in the summer months, but especially in the winter months, the Costa del Sol is an ideal winter destination.

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The magical villages of Malaga – Great daytrips in Malaga

  • Posted on October 30, 2023
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We echo an interesting initiative that we have found on the internet, the magical villages of Malaga, which due to their quality of life, heritage, gastronomy and nature are unique.

Within the official list there are currently 6 villages and surely this list will expand considerably.

In the meantime, we have added some villages that we think are no less magical and special, discover them with us and your MalagaCar!

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Malaga cruises and boat trips

Autumn is the traditional start of the cruise season in Malaga. The Port of Malaga is one of the most important cruise ports in Spain, with over half a million passengers every year. Interestingly, more than 30% are luxury and premium passengers.

Malaga is both a port of departure and an important port of call for Mediterranean and even transatlantic cruises.

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