Discover the Marbella Countryside
2 September 2015 Marbella’s main attraction might be sea bathing and sun, however we can also find interesting offers to enjoy the inland areas and discover other charming coastal areas beyond the beaches’ shores. Monte Natura offers the public –mainly foreigners – a chance to discover some of the hidden treasures of the Sierra de
Malaga airport continues to grow in numbers
25 May 2015 Malaga airport has continued to grow in passengers during the first quarter of 2015, to the glee of major airlines. Among the top five airlines, the increases between January and April have ranged from EasyJet’s 0.3% increase to Air Europa’s 13.4%, according to the statistics of Spanish Airports and Air Navigation. Expanding
European diplomats visit Malaga and Marbella
23 April 2015 Diplomats from 19 different countries, including Germany, France, Austria, Sweden and Poland, will visit Malaga and then go on to transfer to Marbella on Thursday and Friday morning. This EU delegation will consist of 15 ambassadors based in Madrid (including Germany, France and Poland) and four members of the diplomatic corps of
Estepona road paving plan underway
10 April 2015 In spite of rainy weather and the Easter holidays, Estepona has completed 40% of it’s Second Plan for Road Paving. To date, twenty of the fifty-one roads included in the plan have been completed. Among these, two are major gateways to Estepona: Avenida Litoral and Juan Carlos I. After analysing the needs
Marbella extends promenade
4 April 2015 The extension of Marbella’s promenade towards the east is moving ahead swiftly, now entering the area of the dunes. At the same time that the council is working on joining La Bajadilla and Rio Real in four sections, a new project included in the plan of the town council for the Coastal
Costal railway has been planned – again
27 March 2015 The Coastal Railway or Costa del Sol Corridor is an old project started by Manuel Chaves in 2004. Now, the PSOE party wants to revitalize it, but the funding is up to Spanish central government and Europe. What will La Junta offer and what do you think about the proposal for it
New Hilton Hotel in Malaga
11 March 2015 Hilton Hotels has taken over the management of Reserva de Higuerón hotel with a view to boosting the destination with a unique resort-spa concept. This complex will be the first Hilton in Andalucía and will be the first in Europe to specialise in health and beauty tourism. Hilton returns to the Costa
January tourist figures up 3.7% on year
February 26 2015 The tourist board of the Costa del Sol hopes for significant growth in the foreign tourism sector during this year with a whopping 3.5% predicted. This growth would mean the arrival of approximately of over 6 million international visitors. This momentum is very close to what’s expected globally with 10.5 million tourists,
Malaga increases it’s cultural offering
14 February 2015 Malaga is becoming one of the principal cities in Europe concerning culture. Some of the new cultural offerings that will be available shortly include the opening of a new branch of the Pompidou Center, the incorporation of part of the Collection of the Russian Art of the State Museum of St. Petersburg,
Taxi drivers raise funds for child cancer
31 January 2015 The Federation of Taxi Drivers in Andalucia, including drivers from Marbella and Malaga, have delivered a check for 8,000 euros to a Foundation against Cancer, with a focus on finding a child cancer cure. The event took place in the campus of the Virgen del Rocio Hospital in Sevilla. Miguel Ruano, president