• Feria de Malaga 2014, 16th – 23th August

    Feria de Malaga 2014, 16 – 23 AugustFeria de Málaga (Málaga Fair) is one of the most popular festivals in Spain and it’s celebrated annually during the month of August and it gets thousands of visitors that come to enjoy this eventful week full of fun, music, dances, food and drink across the city.

    The historical reason of this festival is to commemorate the re-conquest of Malaga by the Catholic Monarchs in the 15th century, after taking it from the Muslims that were in the city for almost eight centuries.

    The Spanish Kings ordered the creation of the Malaga City Council with the purpose of organizing the city. It was decided that a Malaga festival would be arranged every year to celebrate the re-conquest of the city by the Spaniards. The Malaga Fair was dedicated to the Virgin Victoria, the new Saint Patron of the city. (more…)

  • Sea Life – Benalmadena

    Sea Life – BenalmadenaSea Life in Benalmadena is a fantastic aquarium in the Costa del Sol where you can discover all the wonders and creatures of the undersea world.

    Sea Life is an international chain of aquariums and water attractions with locations all around the world. All their centers are a fantastic family attraction with stunning marine habitants and displays. There is one centre located in Benalmadena, a famous spot of the Costa del Sol. This centre is located in a very nice area, right in the beautiful port side called Puerto Marina.

    It is a fascinating interactive aquarium surrounded by 500,000 liters of water with over 2,000 creatures that inhabit the Mediterranean, Atlantic , Indian, Pacific oceans and Red Sea, not to mention also have the most representative species found in the Amazon.  (more…)

  • Bioparc Fuengirola – alternative Costa del Sol summer nights

    Bioparc FuengirolaBioparc Fuengirola is a new model of zoo based on respect for nature and the preservation of natural species. It is a different concept of zoo where animals live side-by-side, recreating their natural habitat and fostering their development at all levels. Visitors will get the experience of being inside a documentary on the typical tropical woodlands.

    Bioparc is a different and more moral and ethical concept of zoo as it does not keep wild animals in captivity unless this helps to preserve their species in nature. It has also a peculiar architectural design that stands out and it gets visitors into the animal’s native environment. You can stroll through the whole centre and all the surroundings are a recreation of the creature’s original habitat. It will feel like you are walking through the woodlands while discovering their inhabitants.  (more…)

  • Mariposario de Benalmádena – Butterfly Park

    Mariposario de Benalmádena - Butterfly ParkDiscover the Butterfly Park in Benalmadena, in one of the best locations at Costa del Sol (Malaga). This is a spectacular Thai temple where you can see more than 1,500 exotic butterflies from around the world flying in a tropical paradise filled with flowers and waterfalls.

    The Benalmadena Butterfly Park opened in March 2011 and since then has received thousands of visitors with a special interest and questions about the different aspects of the butterflies. This park is actually a zoo but with the peculiarity that visitors are immersed in the habitat of the animals, not seeing them from the outside, as they are invited to share their space and observe the butterfly world from the front row. At this park, you can see how these wonderful insects are born, how they reproduce and learn many more things about them.  (more…)

  • Joaquín Cortés at Club de Tenis Puente Romano, 25 / 26 July

    Joaquín Cortés at Club de Tenis Puente Romano, Marbella, 25 / 26 JulyThe famous flamenco dancer chooses the city of Marbella for the first Andalusian act of his show.

    Joaquin Cortes is a Spanish dancer born in Córdoba in 1969 in a gypsy family and he soon moved to Madrid to start his dancing studies at age 12. He has become one of the most important dancers in flamenco and travels with his dance company around the world offering dance shows in important theatres such as the Metropolitan Opera House in New York and the Kremlin in Moscow. He has also participated in major events such as The Oscars or MTV Music Awards and has danced alongside with international artists such as Jennifer Lopez or Alicia Keys.  (more…)