• University of Gibraltar

    University of Gibraltar

    The University of Gibraltar opened its doors on September 2015 being the first higher education institution in the territory.

    The University of Gibraltar is a project that cost 10 million pounds and is chaired by Jose Julio Pisharello. It was established in July 2015 and in September it started its first academic year. It is situated on Europa Point, a location with splendid views of the sea and the city.

    The University has different schools: Business, Health Studies and Sports Science, Life and Earth Sciences and Tourism and Hospitality. These faculties provide undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in collaboration with internationally recognized universities.  (more…)

  • Shopping and Leisure Centre in Torremolinos

    Shopping and Leisure Centre in TorremolinosA project for a new shopping and leisure centre to construct in Torremolinos will be the biggest center of this type in Andalusia.

    The local government of Torremolinos allows the project of the biggest mall in Andalusia and one of the biggest in Europe, a project that is been discussed for the last ten years but not materialized yet.

    This project counts with an investment of 400 million euros and would create about 3,000 jobs. It will not only count with shops and restaurants but also a indoors ski station and a giant waves pool for surfing as its main reference.  (more…)

  • Málaga Christmas lighting Inauguration 2015

    Málaga Christmas lighting Inauguration 2015The Christmas Lighting inauguration will take place on Friday 27 November in Calle Larios, Malaga city center.

    Thousands of points of light of low energy use and therefore eco-friendly, will be the new decoration for the festive season in the center of Malaga, lighting the main street Larios up to Plaza Consitucion.

    The new Christmas lighting will be inaugurated on Friday 27 November with an event that starts at 7 pm in Plaza of the Constitution and has activities for all kind of public. This year, there will be a concert and performance of Spanish singer David de Maria. Other activities will also take place such as a theater play for children or balloons with Christmas messages will be distributed.  (more…)

  • XXIX International Jazz Festival in Málaga

    XXIX International Jazz Festival in MálagaThe XXIX International Jazz Festival will take place in Malaga from 9 to 15 November.

    Malaga again becomes the epicenter of the jazz scene in our country. The poster for this XXIX International Jazz Festival Málaga is starring artists such as Jerry Gonzalez, Dr. Lonnie Smith, China Moses, Richard Galliano, Esperanza Spalding and Dayna Kurtz, among others. The program is completed with several parallel activities, among which are numerous concert, film screenings, children’s activities or even a concentration of lindy hop.

    Like last year, the performances will be held at the Teatro Cervantes and the Echegaray. The ticket prices range between 12 € and 42 € for the performance of Esperanza Spalding. Like last year and, besides the two city halls, the International Jazz Festival 2015 will have other places that offer jazz sessions in different areas of the city.  (more…)

  • VII Ruta de la Tapa Erótica in Fuengirola

    VII Ruta de la Tapa Erótica in FuengirolaAbout 100 different restaurants and bars participate this year in the 7th Ruta de la Tapa Erótica, the “Erotic Tapas route” in Fuengirola (Costa del Sol) until the 15th of November.

    Starting October 30 and going on for two weeks, a new edition of The Erotic Tapas Route will take place in Fuengirola this year. This has become, in the last years, a very interesting activity for locals as well as tourists that can enjoy the delicious Spanish gastronomy in a different and fun way. One hundred restaurants are involved until November 15 in this “Ruta”, an initiative for which 50,000 “tapas passports” in English and Spanish will be given for the participants in the different hotels, bars and restaurants of the city.

    Each of the restaurants that participate are supposed to make a sensual and fun tapa dish, and this special dish will be available for the customers during the days set. The customers can get their “tapas passports” stamped in all the places where they go for tapas, it is a fun way to eat tapas as you can try and get the stamps from all the restaurants participating. If you deliver the passport with all the stamps in the Tourist Office of Fuengirola, you will get a surprise gift too. The customers can also vote for the best tapa award, so all the bars and restaurants are participating in the contest of the best tapa.  (more…)