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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….


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…


Virgen del Carmen

In the evening on July 16th, fishermen and sailors are celebrating their patron saint Virgen del Carmen in many coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America. The celebrations…


Jazz on Costa del Sol

During July and August there will be a large number of jazz concerts in several towns along the Costa del Sol. Here is a small selection. Malaga A la fresca…


Around the World in Fuengirola

Now today on April 28th, the Fuengirola International Fair, Feria Internacional de los Pueblos de Fuengirola, is starting and it lasts until May 2nd. It is the twenty-second edition of this popular…

ITV Mijas, strategically placed behind Lidl, beside the coastal road A7. Photo: Anja Erixon.

ITV control in Mijas Costa

Control of all types of vehicles will be possible from Monday the 25th of April in the new ITV facility in Las Lagunas, Mijas Costa. The new office will primarily serve residents…

Plenty to choose between

Quality yarn shop in Fuengirola

Lanas de Noruega is the yarn store in Fuengirola that has been in Las Rampas since November 2014. The cheerful owner Hanne Farrell welcomes us in the store. Along one wall…

Map of shuttle trains in Málaga. Click for larger map.

More trains and buses during Easter

There will be additional departures on the local train between Fuengirola and Malaga and more departures on bus and Metro in Málaga during the Easter week. Easter week or Semana Santa as it…


The train station in Los Boliches opens

The train station in Los Boliches has been closed for reconstruction since October 19th last year. It opens again tomorrow on March 18th to ease the Easter traffic. The renovations has cost…


Art classes in Fuengirola

In English – Swedish – German – Spanish Everybody can be an artist. Somteimes you just need a push to become one, even if you have never touched a pencil or a paint…