The municipality of Marbella is situated on the Costa del Sol, facing the Mediterranean sea, a privileged location for its great weather and its geographic situation, with mountains that protect it from the northern winds and a unique microclimate, typical of the Costa del Sol, with mild temperatures all year round.
From Marbella you’ll be able to discover such emblematic places like the Puerto de Santa Maria in Cadiz, Guaro and its Moorish Moon Festival or Ronda, a mountain village of Malaga with so much to discover.
If you are planning to choose Marbella as your holiday destination, you must know it’s about a 40 minute drive from Malaga airport and it’s very easy to get there following the indications, which is why if we hire a car at Malaga airport, you’ll have no problem whatsoever to get there. You can also easily reach the municipality from cities like Granada, Cordoba, Cadiz, Seville or Gibraltar.
In the video below we have chosen Malaga airport as the starting point as it’s where the vast majority of the tourists arrive to begin to enjoy their holidays in southern Spain.
Marbella’s privileged location is the main reason why a huge amount of tourists choose this each year as their second home, some even decide to move over making Marbella their permanent home all year round.
There are several options to live in Marbella, amongst them we can find large villas that have belonged to celebrities at one point and that are now for sale, like the Malibú house, that belonged to Sean Connery, sold in 1998 for 7.1 million euros, or more modest and accessible houses.
In Marbella, the old and new blend, the proximity to the mountain and to the sea and the large amount of possibilities that this place offers, have turned it into a more than recommendable destination to visit during our holiday, a cosmopolitan municipality that has found the key to maintain itself for all this time as one of the main areas for tourism in Spain.
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