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Enjoy the Best Seafood at the ‘Feria del Marisco’ in Benalmadena Marina

Seafood Fair Benalmádena sign 2022
Benalmádena is getting ready to host it’s popular ‘Feria del Marisco’ (Seafood Fair) which is back this bank holiday weekend after being cancelled the last 2 years due to the pandemic. This event will take place from the 29th of April to the 2nd of May next to the boathouse in Benalmádena Marina. All visitors to the Marina will be able to sample some of the most delicious seafood at a bargain price! (more…)

Fuengirola’s Feria Internacional de los Pueblos: 6 Days of Culture, Music and Gastronomy

Fuengirola’s main fairground is ready to host the ever-popular ‘Feria Internacional de los Pueblos’ (International People’s Fair), a multicultural event where visitors can experience the rich cultural diversity the city has to offer.

Just a quick heads up… this year the fair changes it’s name to ‘Feria Internacional de los Paises’ (International Countries Fair). That being said, the logo and unifying spirit of the fair remains the same.

This year the Fair will last 6 days (from 27th April to 2nd May, 2022) as the organisers have decided to extend it by a day seeing as the 1st May bank holiday falls on a Sunday. 

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8 of the Most Popular Easter Processions in Malaga

Most popular easter processions in Malaga

With less than a week to go until the start of its famous ‘Semana Santa’ (Holy Week) – From 10th April to 17th April 2022 – the city of Malaga is gearing itself up to welcome thousands of visitors who every year line its streets to watch the breathtaking processions. 

It’s a truly unique experience that all visitors to the Costa del Sol should experience at least once. The sight of the gigantic thrones (known as Tronos) being carried by over 200 men and the colourful costumes worn by members of the brotherhoods; the smell of fresh flowers and burning incense; the sound of music and peoples cheering and singing… a truly memorable experience! (more…)

Holy Week Processions in Malaga: A Must-See During Your Easter Holiday

Holy Week in Malaga 2022

If you’re planning a holiday to the Costa del Sol for Easter this year (Holy week is from the 10th April until the 17th April), we highly recommend you take – at least – a day to explore the wonders of this amazing festivity; you won’t regret it.

The ‘Semana Santa de Málaga’ (Malaga Holy Week) is famous for its impressive processions in which the ‘cofradías’ (brotherhoods) proudly parade their ‘Tronos’ (Thrones) through the streets of the city as the expectant crowds’ cheer, sing and applaud to the sound of the unmistakable music played by the marching bands. (more…)

It’s Carnival Time in Benalmádena!

It’s almost Carnival time in Benalmadena!

This traditional festivity of colourful fun, singing and dancing which starts on the 18th February 2022, and goes on until Sunday 27th February 2022, offers local residents and visitors a full events programme with activities and entertainment to suit all ages.

Official Poster for the Benalmadena Carnival

The fun-packed programme takes place in Benalmadena Pueblo and in Arroyo de la Miel; however, to save you the hassle of deciding what to see, we’ve taken the liberty of putting together a few suggestions… 

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