Torremolinos, Costa del Sol leads again tourism in Andalucia

"La Batería" Park, Torremolinos, Cos...

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Torremolinos again led tourism in Andalucia last September, as shown by the data provided by the National Statistics Institute with almost half a million overnight stays.

While Spanish tourists traveling to the Costa del Sol are opting for short stays, the average foreign tourist stays about a week to enjoy the mild Mediterranean climate of the coast of Malaga.

The province of Malaga on the Costa del Sol

Who speaks of traditional historic Spanish cities thinks primarily of Seville, Cordoba, Barcelona or Madrid. But also Malaga, the Andalusian port city on the Costa del, Sol offers many cultural attractions. And the province of Malaga, with its unique location on the sunny coast of the Costa del Sol, features impressive mountain ranges and picturesque villages in the hinterland. Malaga is the ideal destination for a beach holiday, family holiday, activity holiday or a sightseeing holiday.

Beach holiday in the province of Malaga

The beautiful beaches and Mediterranean climate guarantee bathing pleasure nearly throughout the year. A touch of luxury can be found on the beaches of the jet-set resort Marbella. From the marina to the fishing port stretch several long sandy beaches. Party, fun and lots of water sports activities can be found on the beaches of the popular tourist resorts of Torremolinos and Benalmadena.

Malaga for art and culture fans

Malaga is the birthplace of Pablo Picasso. The famous artist was born here in 1881. Therefore, the visit of the “Picasso Museum” is a must!

The imposing Moorish Alcazaba palace is a fortress from the 11th century. It was part of a defense system of the Arabs. It is surrounded by a beautiful walkway around the palace and from the upper part of the hill you can enjoy the magnificent views of Malaga and the Mediterranean Sea.

Malaga for nature lovers

A small tropical paradise is the “Jardin Botanico Historico”. In 1850, the romantic park was laid out with many exotic plants, some of which come from America, Australia and the Philippines.

Anyone planning a holiday in Malaga on the Costa del Sol will find numerous flight offers, because the popular town is served by almost all airports. Accommodations are also very numerous, from the luxurious hotel, to simple guest houses, holiday apartments or private rural cottages and villas on the Costa del Sol.

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