Category Archives: Costa del Sol

Water pipe burst at hotel

A water pipe bursted next to Hotel Los Patos in Benalmádena and resulted in a violent and spectacular fountain that showered several floors of the hotel. Certain parts of the hotel…

Spain’s best supermarket wine

Wine experts have evaluated 981 different wines that are available in supermarkets. The winner is the red wine Vega del Geva from Álora. The wine guide has been published by wine…

Expensive toll roads in Málaga

During the summer season the toll roads in the Málaga province are amongst the most expensive in the whole of Spain, beaten only by certain roads in the Balearic Islands, Vizcaya…

The smurf village gets an upgrade

La Diputación de Málaga has decided to invest € 300,000 in various enhancements of the blue Smurf Village Júzcar in the Málaga province. The infrastructure will be improved and there will be more…

New luxury hotel in Marbella

In the summer of 2019 a new luxury hotel with 600 rooms will open in Marbella in Real de Zaragoza dunes area. It is the investment fund Platinun Estates which has…

Málaga wine to space

The famous Bodega El Pimpi in Málaga has now reached another peak. A group of employees have sent a balloon 40,000 meters into the stratosphere. The brain behind the initiative…

Shark in Fuengirola identified

Last weekend the beaches of Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol were closed for 5 hours after a shark had been spotted near the beach. The shark has now been identified….

Tivoli accident in Benalmádena

5 people were injured in the “Free Fall Tower” in Tivoli World in Benalmadena, Malaga, on the Costa del Sol. The injured are being treated for whiplash but several people…

The Fair in Malaga is starting

The biggest party on the Costa del Sol and also one of the world’s biggest street parties lasts about a week from Saturday 13 to Saturday 20 August 2016. The…

Medieval Market in Fuengirola

El Castillo Sohail, the castle in Fuengirola, is the venue for the thirteenth edition of the very popular medieval market. The market takes place between 11th and 15th of August…