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Málaga: A winter wonderland

Málaga: A winter wonderland

Málaga is one of the main destinations for many expats in Spain, and with good reason. Málaga is known for its amazing beaches, delicious seafood cuisine, sightseeing, stunning property, and is in the heart of the vibrant region of Andalucía. But,
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Posted On 7 Dec 2018

Viewing property in Marbella - Checklist

Viewing property in Marbella - Checklist

There are right and wrong ways to approach absolutely everything, and viewing property in Spain is no exception to that rule. Here's a quick checklist that you should keep handy if you plan on buying property in Marbella. Location, location De
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Posted On 27 Nov 2018

Christmas lights in Málaga

Christmas lights in Málaga

There are many reasons for having a second home in Malaga and the surrounding coastal locations, but this is always a special time of year to visit. Gone are the crowds of summertime and high season, and you may need to pack an extra jumper or two. N
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Posted On 13 Nov 2018

Autumn food in Spain

Autumn food in Spain

The change of season has brought a little bit of wet weather to the area, but eating out is still a pleasure, with days mostly sunny and warm this month so far. As the evenings draw in, head inside the restaurants of Marbella instead, and sample some
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Posted On 19 Oct 2018

Halloween in Spain

Halloween in Spain

Although it wasn't always so, Halloween has become more popular as a celebration in Spain, especially amongst the children. It's mostly down to the influx of foreigners who have bought property on the Costa del Sol and moved here. The inevitable comm
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Posted On 7 Oct 2018

October Music in Marbella

October Music in Marbella

There's always plenty to see and do in Marbella, and the onset of autumn doesn't mean staying in and putting the heating on! October sees the cooler weather moving in, although we will still enjoy sunshine filled days for a while yet, even if an extr
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Posted On 26 Sep 2018

Buying to rent as a second income

Buying to rent as a second income

Perhaps you have been tempted for many years to purchase a second home on the sunny Costa del Sol. Why not make it work for you too - by allowing others to use your home when you are not there? Purchasing a vacation property for use as a rental is of
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Posted On 16 Sep 2018

Cool cocktails to see the summer out

Cool cocktails to see the summer out

Summer is winding to a close - although the temperatures are still high. The last moments of the high season see fewer crowds around, and it's more comfortable for visiting some of the busier sightseeing spots, and less crowded restaurants. If you're
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Posted On 3 Sep 2018

Spotlight: Benahavis - perfect property in foodie heaven

Spotlight: Benahavis - perfect property in foodie heaven

There's a myriad of property available to suit all different lifestyles on the Costa del Sol. Golfers are in paradise with the sheer number of perfect courses, and water babies just love the lengthy, stunning coastline. But what about foodies? Well,
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Posted On 21 Aug 2018

Life's a beach, in Marbella

Life's a beach, in Marbella

We all dream of rolling out our beach towels on a perfect beach, and topping up our tans whilst listening to the waves break on the shoreline. Peace and relaxation are the order of the day when it comes to holidays, downtime, and particularly this mo
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Posted On 10 Aug 2018

Event: The August Fair in Málaga

Event: The August Fair in Málaga

Are you planning on being in the Malaga area between August 11th and August 19th? Then come to the fun of the fair. Ten nights and nine days of fun. That is the week when the annual Málaga Fería takes place - and it always attracts a strong crowd.
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Posted On 1 Aug 2018

Marbella and its international appeal

Marbella and its international appeal

Interesting to read recently that there are now 147 different nationalities inscribed on the local town census - proving the strength of Marbella's international multicultural appeal. So why do people from all over the world wish to buy a home in Mar
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Posted On 25 Jul 2018

Event: Food Truck Festival, Estepona

Event: Food Truck Festival, Estepona

August sees the best of the summer weather, and there is always lots to see and do in the Marbella area to keep us all amused as the warm evenings bring us outside. That's the benefit of owning a property in Marbella, much of the day is spent appreci
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Posted On 14 Jul 2018