Six Awesome Free Things to do in Malaga

Malaga is a popular tourist destination, but this does not mean you need a lot of money to enjoy the city – there are a lot of awesome free things to do in Malaga! We live in such a vibrant city. Every year more restaurants and museums open their doors, and more people visit and […]

Our Favorite Tapas Bars in Malaga’s City Center

Going out for tapas is part of the Andalusian dream, but where are the best tapas bars in Malaga to be found? There are many great places to eat in Malaga which makes it hard to select the few that you will visit on your tapeo– a tapas crawl to eat your way around the city, […]

The Best Malaga Wine Tours – Salud!

We must admit, we do love a good glass of wine, and there’s no better way to further your understanding of all things ‘vino’ than with a wine tour! Malaga may be more famous for its sweet wines and sherries (think Pedro Ximenez or Moscatel) but in recent years the region has undergone a revolution […]

The Ultimate Travel Guide to Malaga

While often overlooked by the surrounding Costa del Sol, Malaga is a city that is absolutely worth exploring in its own right. For too long Malaga has been considered first and foremost, an airport and launch pad for the surrounding beaches on the Costa del Sol, and secondly, a tourist destination. But this should definitely […]

Where to Shop in Malaga

Where to Shop in Malaga

If you fancy a bit of shopping while on holiday here in the Costa del Sol, you’re in luck! There are loads of places to shop in Malaga for all budgets and tastes. Now the only question is where to start? You can choose to go to one of the more modern malls or pop […]

Bird’s Eye: 7 of the Best Views in Malaga!

7 of the Best Views in Malaga

Malaga is not a city known for its skyline, but rather the long stretches of beach and the beautiful blue expanse that is the Mediterranean Sea. But can you find the best views in Malaga? We love Malaga from every angle, the narrow side streets, the busy markets, the grand Calle Larios and the quiet gardens. […]

My Malaga: Pedro Ramírez of El Boquerón Viajero

Malaga native, Pedro Ramírez has been blogging about his hometown since 2011. We sat down with Pedro to find out why, after having lived in Madrid, Barcelona and New York, he’s happiest living on the Costa del Sol. Pedro and his wife, Abby, write one of the few bilingual blogs about Malaga: El Boquerón Viajero. […]

Epiphany in Malaga: Celebrating Three King’s Day

Three Kings Day in Malaga is the day we exchange presents and spend time with family! It is the highlight of the Christmas season in Malaga!

Are you planning on celebrating Three Kings Day in Malaga? While you might only be used to celebrating Epiphany with a special mass or church service, here in Spain, The Three Kings are a big deal. After all, they’re the ones who bring the presents! Santa Claus is a relatively recent addition to the Spanish […]