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Costa del Sol marinas

| May 16, 2012
Costa del Sol marinas

Alongside its tourist infrastructure and services, its cultural attractions, leisure venues and nature spots, the Costa del Sol offers yachting lover an unbeatable range of choices, as anyone can guess from the number of marinas on the coast: eleven. These are:

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Costa del Sol tours: La Axarquía route

| December 30, 2011
Costa del Sol tours: La Axarquía route

“Good water and healthy air, good land for producing silk and many raisins and fermented juice”, this was La Axarquía for the 17th century writer, Henríquez de Jorquera. A land east of Málaga, extending from the division formed by the mountain ranges of Sierra Alhama, Tejeda and Almijara in the province of Granada. Continue Reading

Malaga tours

| December 5, 2011
Malaga tours

The Guadalhorc Valley Route
The immense orchard of the valley of the Guadalhorce, very near to Malaga itself, comprises the municipalities of Alhaurin de la Torre, Alhaurin el Grande, Almogfa, Alora, Cartama, Coin, Pizarra, and Valle de Abdalajrs. As well as the charming popular architecture of the white villages, the area boasts a wealth of natural beauty, best personified by the Desfiladero de los Gaitanes. The Moorish inheritance is clearly visible in the water mills and irrigation channels which are dotted everywhere, as well as in the Castle of Aiora, with its Visigoth origins. The numerous golf courses are another of the area’s many attractions. Continue Reading

Puerto Banus holiday guide

| September 21, 2011

Puerto Banus is a marina that is located on the Costa del Sol, Spain.  It is close to the resort of Marbella and is a popular tourist holiday destination.  The area boasts some beautiful beaches and fashionable shopping areas.  The scenery is magnificent with a mountainous landscape in the background of this burgeoning and stylish resort.   Continue Reading