Is Malaga Worth Visiting? A Local’s Recommendations 

An aerial view of the Cathedral in Malaga and its tower, against the backdrop of the city

Malaga is the gateway to Costa del Sol, with most flights arriving at the local airport. Many people however choose to skip Malaga and travel straight to Granada, Sevilla, or Cordoba, hiring a car directly from the airport. Is Malaga worth visiting, you may ask yourself and indeed curious, if you’ve landed on this article. […]

How to Visit Colomares Castle in Benalmadena – Everything You Need To Know

A view of the castle from one of the towers you can climb to. The part that resembles the Santa Maria ship is on the left, whilst the Castilia gate is on the right.

Colomares Castle is a fairytale hidden gem in Andalucia, a place where you would expect princes and princesses to show up at every corner. Located in the village of Benalmadena, the Colomares Monument is a must visit if you are interested in discovering a quirky attraction on Costa del Sol. Even if it’s called “Castillo […]

The Best Museums in Malaga You Must Visit

The colourful glass cube building underneath which is the Centre Pompidou in Malaga

Malaga has always been a city for artists. For centuries artists have been drawn to the city’s stunning natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and vibrant creative community. From the ancient Phoenicians to the modern-day Picasso, Malaga has been a beloved home to artists throughout history.   The most famous painter of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso […]

How to Get From Malaga Airport to Fuengirola

The promenade in Fuengirola, flanked by palm trees. In the middle there is a cycle path which is red

Malaga airport is a busy hub for travellers visiting Costa del Sol, and Fuengirola is a popular destination for those looking for a beach holiday or to explore the local area. Getting from Malaga airport to Fuengirola is a straightforward journey, but it’s important to know your options to ensure you choose the best one […]

A Complete Guide to Vegan Food in Andalucia

The food in Andalucia is full of flavour, with delicious fish dishes on the coast and hearty meaty stews in the mountains. That doesn’t mean though that there is no or little vegan food in Andalucia. On the contrary! You don’t have to look for vegan paella on the restaurants’ menus, as the vegan Mediterranean […]

The Holy Week Malaga: Celebrating Easter in Malaga

Easter and the Holy Week in Malaga are an unforgettable experience.  Catholicism runs deep in Malaga and the whole city comes alive to remember the death of Jesus and to celebrate the resurrection.  The celebrations that take place during Holy Week in Malaga are famous throughout Spain and visitors flock to the city from all […]