What to Expect From Hiking El Torcal de Antequera

Hiking El Torcal de Antequera is a must do on a trip to Andalucia. Located only 45 kilometres from Malaga, El Tocal has some amazing unique karst formations which formed 150 million years ago, in the Mesozoic age, when this entire area was a seabed, deep underwater. Can you imagine that, knowing that now the […]

Checking in: Hotel Convento La Magdalena Review – Antequera, Spain

I booked the Hotel Convento La Magdalena in Antequera because it offered such great value for money. I also loved the idea of a hotel in a renovated old monastery, in the countryside. I went to Antequera to hike in El Torcal National Park and decided to treat myself with an overnight stay and a […]

The Most Instagrammable Places in Mijas Pueblo [With Map]

Mijas Pueblo is one of the most accessible white villages in Andalucia, only a 30 minute drive from Malaga. It is also one of the prettiest villages, with white houses decorated with blue pots containing red flowers, narrow cobbled streets and traditional family run restaurants that are waiting to receive their guests with a warm […]

La Cala de Mijas Restaurants Tried by a Local: Where to Eat in La Cala de Mijas

La Cala de Mijas is a lovely place to choose for a holiday on Costa del Sol. It has a beautiful, large, sandy beach with all the facilities, including lifeguards during the high season, plenty of great restaurants and bars where you can spend your evenings over a glass of gin and tonic and a […]