This summer is being historic in the Costa del Sol; Malaga airport last weekend has surpassed the number of flights and visitors to any weekend of the year.
Surely the political instability in other destinations is being decisive in this great increase in tourists.
Some companies are adapting to the growth of tourists increasing their staff or creating new routes in the case of public transport.
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When we’re going to travel, the first thing that comes to mind before planning a trip, is adapting it to our possibilities. You may have your holidays already assigned and find you can’t choose which day to come, but in the fortunate case of being able to choose whenever you want to go on holiday, I will try to show you the pros and cons of some of the most popular months to visit the Costa del Sol, although I believe it could perfectly be applied to any coastal city in Spain. [ Read more ]
There are several radars on the Costa del Sol with which you must be careful if you rent a car in Malaga; these radars are speed radars, stretch radars and mobile radars although the latter are not indicated.
Remember that being fined while driving a rental car does not exclude you from paying the fine and will increase with the corresponding administrative expenditure of the rental company managing your fine.
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The Hotel Sol Aloha House in Torremolinos after its recent refurbishment is now targeted at young people; the improvements which have modernized the hotel with over 40 years of history aim to make the difference among a young audience with music preferences and which is used to new technologies.
Views from some hotel rooms as you can see below include the sea and the port of Benalmadena.
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Are you coming to Malaga for the first time and don´t know which is the best means of transportation? In addition to using train and bus from the airport, many visitors either for the amount of luggage or comfort seek other transportation options; let’s have a look which is best for you: [ Read more ]
It is expected that this summer season 2015 Malaga beats its own record achieved on hotel stays with a significant increase between the months of January and June compared to the year 2014. Andalucia as a whole is a leader in domestic tourism and one of the most important destinations of international tourism in Spain.
This significant increase in reserves can ruin your visit if you do not plan your vacation in advance; we recommend starting to book flights, accommodation and your car hire in Malaga if you have not already done so. [ Read more ]
Caminito del Rey, a trail now known worldwide for its beautiful views and past danger, has caught the attention of the giant Google which has digitized the path for its popular application Google Street View.
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This New Year’s Eve and during Christmas Eve and Epiphany there might be no taxis available due to a strike planned for those days, a situation that may happen again during Holy Week in Malaga.
If you want to spend this Christmas on the Costa del Sol and you plan to move around it might be convenient to have an alternative plan since in that case won´t be available a single taxi at the airport; you would need a car rental in Malaga, a friend picking you up with his vehicle or use the public transport available, which is commuter train or bus. [ Read more ]
The airline Jet2.com expects an increase of up to 25% of British tourists, a significant growth considering that in 2014 it was 9%.
On the Costa del Sol you can enjoy many more activities than sun and beach; Malaga is a destination that can be visited throughout the year, a province with mild temperatures thanks to the protection offered by the mountains which helps to create a unique micro-climate in Andalusia. [ Read more ]
On the occasion of Halloween in Malaga, we suggest a visit to Torremolinos where takes place from Friday 31 onwards the Fantasy Film Festival at the Congress Centre.
The ticket price is for all pockets and there are screenings starting on Friday 31st at 6:30 pm until Sunday November 9th at 10pm.
If you want to visit the Fantastic Film Festival Torremolinos but need to know in advance which films will be projected we summarize them below for you and we indicate which are in English or subtitled original version. [ Read more ]