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Malaga Christmas lights switch on 2015

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Malaga Christmas lights are switched on and are as spectacular as ever. Christmas is just around the corner and Malaga welcome in the festive season on Friday night as Calle Larios became bathed in seasonal light. Throughout the evening, there were various events catered to all ages, including a theatre production of ‘Peneque el Valiente’ […]

SOMOS de Malaga promoted by Video

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‘SOMOS de Malaga, somos Malaga’ (We’re from Malaga, we are Malaga) video was presented on Friday (November 13) at the Albeniz cinema in the city. The short film, directed by Fernando Ramos, stars famous people from Malaga showing off the city’s tourist attractions. Fifty of the best-known Malagueños feature in it, including Antonio Banderas, Dani […]

Marbella old town and Marbella’s cuisine

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The traditional Marbella cuisine belongs to the region of Málaga and is based on the “Mediterranean Diet”, known the world over for the use of healthy, natural produce: fresh fish, meat, fruit and vegetables, pulses, cured meats, cheeses and, of course, the fabulous Andalusian olive oil for both cooking and eating. Marbella old town is […]

Spains economy is moving in the right direction says ECB

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THE latest news on Spain’s economy comes from the European Central Bank and the European Commission on Monday, October 12 whose fourth review of Spain since its bailout is relatively positive. The Commission said: “Overall, past structural reforms, bank recapitalisation and supportive financial conditions are increasingly reflected in the stabilisation of the financial sector, a […]

Eurobasket basketball – Its a Gold for Spain.

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SPAIN brought home the gold on Sunday September 20 delivering their best defensive display at EuroBasket 2015 and witnessing this was a record breaking crowd of 27,372. Spain has reclaimed their throne by winning the Euro basketball gold for the third time with a secure 80-63 win over Lithuania in the final at Villeneuve-d’Ascq in […]

Puerto Banus looking busy

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Puerto Banus looking so busy and colourful tonight with Yachts and Supercars.

Puerto Banus Ferrari Day

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Nice selection of Ferrari photos on one of the Ferrari meeting days at Puerto Banus

Puerto Banus staute Rinoceronte

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Puerto Banus News – BASED on an etching published 500 years ago in 1515 by the German artist Albrecht Dürer, the statue ‘Rinoceronte vestido con puntillas’ (Rhinoceros dressed in lace) by the master of surrealism, Spain’s own Salvador Dali, is on permanent display at the entrance to Puerto Banus on the Costa del Sol and […]

Virgen del Rocio – The crowning of

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This weekend Malaga celebrates events to mark the coronation of the Virgen del Rocío (Our Lady of the Dew), also known as the “Novia de Málaga” (the Bride of Malaga), one of the religious images with the most devotees among locals and visitors. The Canonical Coronation is a religious rite established within the Catholic Church […]

July was the hottest month ever recorded in Spain

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July was Spain’s hottest month ever, weather agency confirms. With the summer heat showing very little appetite for retreating as August begins in earnest, Spain’s national weather agency has confirmed that July was the hottest month ever recorded in the country. The three separate heatwaves that were spread evenly across the month may have caught […]

Malaga Feria 2015

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A new design for the entrance to the 2015 Malaga Feria was unveiled on Tuesday. A red background, with the typical ‘biznaga’ flowers will welcome visitors from today. The structure measures 12 metres wide by 14 metres high. The new installation was presented by the Councillor for Operations, Beaches and Festivals, Teresa Porras, who highlighted […]

Cilla Black: Spanish police say possible ‘dizzy spell fall’ in Spanish heat at her Spanish Villa

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SPANISH police are investigating whether Liverpool-born Cilla Black’s death was caused by a fall from a dizzy spell, caused by a sudden temperature change in the room. Black may have walked from an air-conditioned room into midday heat, with the change in temperature causing her to become dizzy, the Sun newspaper reported. Such a shock […]

Puerto Banus International investors bid 200 million to buy it.

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Puerto Banus is in negotiation to be bought by a group of Swiss, Chinese and Spanish investors are trying to buy Spain’s luxy party port Puerto Banus. The €200 million deal is backed by Credit Suisse and construction firm Fomento de Construcciones (FCC) and is expected to see an extension of Puerto Banus with further […]

Cilla Black dies 72 at her home in Estepona

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SINGER and TV presenter Cilla Black has died at her home in Spain, aged 72. Spanish police reported that the hugely popular star passed away on Sunday (August 2) at her home in Estepona on the Costa del Sol. Her career spanned more than 50 years, from huge hits in the 60s with Anyone Who […]

Spain under extreme fire risk at heatwave continues

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MOST of Spain has been declared under extreme risk for fires as the heatwave continues and the state weather office is not entirely sure how long it will last. Although Ana Casals, spokeswoman for the AEMET weather office, announced that temperatures would fall slightly in the northern and central parts of the country, Andalucia, Aragon, […]

Malaga cathedral opens its roof for visitors

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Malaga’s latest attraction opened its doors to the public last Tuesday as tens of privileged visitors were given a guided tour of the recently-completed terraces above the city’s cathedral. This permanent installation offers tourists a rare experience of being able to walk along and take in such intimate views of a place of worship. Two […]

Young Spanish tennis star makes Wimbledon final

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Garbiñe Muguruza became the first Spanish woman to reach the Wimbledon final in 19 years on Thursday. The 21-year-old beat Agnieszka Radwanska 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 and will take on Serena Williams on Saturday afternoon. It hasn’t been all plain sailing for the Spanish contingent as German Dustin Brown beat the two-time champion Rafa Nadal 7-5, […]

Greek votes are clear ‘NO’ to more austerity

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WITH more than half the votes counted, analysts were calling the result of the Greek referendum a clear no to the programme of austerity put on the table by the Europe and Greece’s international creditors. As the votes were tallied on Sunday night (July 5), hundreds of thousands of supporters of the no campaign, under […]

Marbella preparing for Cycle race.

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MARBELLA is preparing for its debut as host of Stage One of the Vuelta Ciclista de España cycling race next month. Council teams and the event´s organisers are busy getting plans into place and making necessary improvements for the August 22 launch, which features a 7.4 kilometre sprint between Puerto Banus and Marbella’s marina. On […]

Spain on high alert after terrorist attacks

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SPANISH government officials called an urgent meeting today after Islamic radicals opened fire on a beach near a Spanish hotel in Tunisia, claiming the lives of 27 holidaymakers and injuring others. The attacks came right on the heels of a Jihadist attack in France early today and a bomb in a Kuwaiti Shia mosque killing […]

Marbella has the highest temperature in June in the last 30 years

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Marbella posted on Tuesday June 23 the highest temperature ever recorded in over thirty years. The heat wave that started with the summer has meant that the thermometers have risen above 30 degrees, in unusual values this time. The offshore has quickly become the protagonist in the Malaga coast.