Top 3 Christmas Markets in Malaga

The holidays are a wonderful time of year to be in Spain, beautiful food, dazzling light displays and, one of our absolute favorite parts, the Christmas markets! With so many hours of beautiful sun, Malaga is not often considered a winter destination. However, there are plenty of things to do during the colder months here, and nothing […]

The Best Village Day Trips from Malaga

There’s no shortage of things to do in Malaga, but why just make a trip to the city itself when there are so many incredible villages and small cities nearby worth seeing? The vibrant tapas bars, thriving art scene and amazing views in Malaga are just a few things we love about the city. What […]

Everything You Need To Know: How To Order Tapas In Malaga

Planning a trip to Malaga? Eat like a local with our guide for how to order tapas in Malaga!

From skewered ‘pinchos’ in Basque Country to fluffy ‘tortilla de patata’ in Madrid to fresh ‘boquerones’ along the Costa del Sol, tapas are a way of life in Spain. Every region and city puts their own delicious spin on Spain’s favorite snacks, and Malaga is no exception! Follow our guide for how to order tapas in Malaga, and you’ll […]

Salted Fish and Beyond: The Most Popular Tapas in Malaga

With approximately 2,800 years under its belt, Malaga is one of the oldest cities in the world. Some historians believe the name is derived from the Phoenician word for salt: malaha. Even the city’s earliest inhabitants, who witnessed fish being salted near the harbor on a daily basis, knew a good tapa when they saw […]

Our Favorite Places to Eat Paella in Malaga

If there is one dish that is famous outside of Spain, it’s got to be paella. So if you are planning a vacation to the Costa del Sol, you may be wondering where to eat paella in Malaga! While we love all aspects of Spanish cuisine, there is something comforting about tucking into a place […]

Six Things To Know Before Traveling To Malaga

Planning a vacation to Malaga? Let us let you in on some information about the city and way of life here! We know that the surprises of a new destination are half the fun of traveling, but we want to let you in on a few tips to help you prepare and get excited for […]

Where To Eat Gluten Free in Malaga

Searching for gluten-free food in Malaga? Among the bread and the battered fish, there are some great gluten-free gems to be found. While the city council and celiac association even have an initiative called Malaga Sin Gluten, with more and more bars and restaurants are joining the movement, the truth is that it’s actually fairly easy to […]

The Best Beaches In Malaga

No trip to the capital of the Costa del Sol is complete without paying a visit to at least one of the many nearby beaches! With over 300 days of sun every year, that means that a visit to the beach visit could be on almost any vacation itinerary, regardless of the season. Whether you […]

Tips for getting around Malaga

You’ve made it to Malaga, now how to navigate your way around the city? Malaga is an easy city to get around. You can walk almost anywhere! But perhaps you feel like exploring further afield, or you simply want to find another way to move around the city? You could go by bicycle, hop on […]