Tag Archives: mijas


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…

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…


Assassins arrested in La Cala de Mijas

On Saturday Policia Nacional detained 7 people including 2 minors for having planned the murder of 3 people in Marbella. Those arrested belonged to a criminal gang which had its operations…


Fair in Mijas Pueblo

It is time again for the annual Fair in the little white mountain village of Mijas Pueblo. The fair starts on September 7th and ends on September 12th. The municipality…


Virgen del Carmen

On the evening of July 16 the fishermen and sailors patron Virgen del Carmen is being celebrated in most coastal towns and fishing villages in Spain and South America Most…


International Festival in Mijas

Tomorrow Friday the 5th of June the International Fair in Mijas pueblo begins. The Fair lasts from Friday to Sunday and is a lot smaller than the Feria de Pueblos in Fuengirola….


Costa del Sol news

As a variation from all the news about the election, here are some updates on some of the more interesting projects that are underway on the Costa del Sol. Senda Litoral…

Donkey taxi in Mijas

Free taxi in Mijas

Mijas municipality encourages to shopping from local businesses by offering free taxi rides with their famous donkey-taxi. The condition for getting a free ride with the donkey taxi is that you…

Fire in Mijas Costa

Forest fire at the horse race track in Mijas Costa, Malaga

A forest fire started next to the Hipodrome in Mijas Costa, Malaga around 17:15. A large cloud of smoke stretched from the fire over Fuengirola and the sea beyond. The cloud stretched across…