5 Ways to Stay Cool in Malaga When the Summer Temperature Rises

Andalusia can get quite warm in summer so we’ve made a list of ways to cool off in Malaga even when it’s hot outside! In Andalusia the temperatures in summer regularly average between 37 and 42 degrees Celsius (That means between 98 and 107 degrees Fahrenheit). Seems impossible, right? We are lucky in Malaga that […]

The Best Museums in Malaga

Did you know that there are over 20 different museums in Malaga?! It already was the birthplace of Pablo Picasso, and with the recent opening of the Pompidou Center and the Russian Museum, it is clear that Malaga is betting on culture and the museums to draw tourism both from Spain and abroad. That being […]

Easy Recipe: Shrimp Skewers (Brochetas de Gambas)

One of our favorite tapas in Malaga are shrimp skewers. We first enjoyed this super simple and delicious starter at the Mercado del Carmen, a local market with some of the freshest seafood around. The same brochetas are available at the Mercado Atarazanas and also a little bar hidden in the classic Malaga neighborhood of […]

Summer Has Arrived: Things to do in Malaga in June

Planning to visit Malaga in June? Make the most of your trip with our top tips on how you can enjoy the city! In Malaga we have great weather year round, but this is a city that really lives for the summer! We are often the first ones to shed our winter coats and sweaters because […]

5 Reasons Why Eating Mediterranean Is The Way To Go!

We’ve all heard about the health benefits of eating Mediterranean… About 10 years ago people all threw out their butter and margarine and started to use olive oil. Everyoone also seemed to collectively realize that a glass of red wine a day had health benefits and that was it. But the Mediterranean Diet is so […]

Five Foodie Things to do in Malaga

Foodie Things to do in Malaga: Try the Malaga wines

When we visit a new city, one of the first things we find out is what the best local dish is. We are always game to try a new dish or drink in our travels, and if you’re reading this, we’re pretty sure that you are a kindred spirit! Malaga food lovers agree that this is […]

Our Best Picks for Things to do in Malaga in May

Spring has sprung, the flowers have bloomed it’s Malaga in May! May is one of the best times to visit Malaga. The weather is great- not too hot, but warm enough to sit at the beach or stroll along the boardwalk. The flowers are in full bloom, and everyone seems to be in a good mood. […]

10 Typical Foods From Malaga

There is nothing better than discovering the typical foods that  are unique to region. Malaga is an area of Spain that has a unique gastronomy with a range of local products such as olives, almonds, grapes and raisins, sweet wine, olive oil, fish, seasonal vegetables and fruits, and of course, delicious baked goods. We love to eat […]

Malaga Salad Recipe (Ensalada Malagueña)

Malaga Salad Recipe (Ensalada Malagueña) Normally in Spain when people talk about potato salad, they think of “Russian Salad” (which is similar to what we make in the States with mayonnaise, potatoes and possibly some olives, diced celery or carrots). In Malaga, however, we have a different kind of potato salad. It is also made […]