The Best Things to Do in Almunecar – Written by a Local

When it comes to must-see destinations from Andalucia, Almuñecar is certainly one of them. The small and tranquil ex-fishing village is a fascinating undiscovered gem sitting on the Costa Tropical between Nerja and Salobrena. But unlike its size, the number of things to do in Almuñecar is incredibly broad and, even more, varied. It’s a […]

The Most Beautiful Cities in Andalucia

If you have booked flights to Andalucia and are now planning an itinerary, I can understand if you are having trouble choosing the best places to visit. There are so many fantastic cities in Andalucia! The region is so diverse.  There are many different things to see and do in every place, with fantastic beaches and […]

Checking in: Hotel Helios Costa Tropical Review – Almuñécar

I love going to the beach on Costa Tropical, even if I live on Costa del Sol.  Although it’s around the same distance from Malaga, I enjoy the empty beaches of Granada’s Coast more. I feel they are less crowded and offer a more authentic Spanish experience. Almuñécar is one of the prettiest towns on […]

2 Days in Granada Itinerary – How to Spend a Perfect Weekend in Granada

Granada is one of the most visited cities in Andalucia, and one of the most beautiful. With a rich history and deep roots in the Moorish culture, you can experience so many different things during a weekend in Granada. In 2 days in Granada you can get a taste of what this fantastic city has […]

Hiking in Sierra Nevada, Spain – Ruta de Los Cahorros

Sierra Nevada is one of the best places to hike in Spain, with gorgeous scenery and beautiful experiences that every nature enthusiast would love. There are plenty of hikes in Sierra Nevada, suitable for both adventure seekers with experience and families with children. Ruta de los Cahorros is a family friendly Sierra Nevada trail, located […]

How to Spend One Day in Salobreña

Often referred to as the jewel of Costa Tropical, Salobreña is a picturesque whitewashed town with narrow streets and a castle dating from the 10th century. You can spend one day in Salobreña, as a day trip from Malaga, or spend a week, it’s entirely up to you. No matter which choice you will make, […]

The Most Beautiful Towns on Costa Tropical

Costa Tropical is a very underestimated part of Andalucia, with very few foreign tourists even in the peak summer months. Costa Tropical is nested between the Sierra Nevada mountains and the Alboran Sea, having its own microclimate which makes it a desirable travel destination both in winter and in summer, because of the mild temperatures. […]