Nerja market to reopen

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Nerja market is set to reopen following its closure for an extended period following the lockdown caused by the Coronavirus Outbreak.

Children’s Playgrounds in Nerja reopen

As of Monday 22nd June, local parks and playgrounds for children’s activities can now be used much to parents’ delight!  Nerja council has advised that families using the park facilities within the area must follow the health and security measures in place for the prevention of the spread of Covid-19. These include the use of a mask for children over …

Health checks in place for new arrivals in Spain

From Sunday 21st June Spain’s borders will reopen to visitors from most of Europe.  As a protective measure three new health checks will be mandatory at Spain’s ports and airports as announced by Spain’s health minister Salvador Illa.  1st check – Individuals will complete a form stating if they have already had Coronavirus and where they can be found during …

New UK Poundland Supermarket Chain Opens in Nerja

The UK Supermarket chain Poundland has opened a store in Nerja.  Known in Spain as ‘Dealz’, the store sells a mix of International and Spanish products with the majority of items priced at €1.50.  The store is located on Calle San Miguel (in the same street as Mercadona and a short walk from Orange Square) and is open from 9-23:00 …

Yelmo cinemas to reopen Friday

Cine Yelmo has announced this Tuesday that it will reopen its cinema theatres in Malaga this Friday, June 19th. Cine addicts will be able to enjoy films again in their cinemas in Plaza Mayor, Rincón de la Victoria and Vialia shopping centres, with new security measures implemented by the company. Since Cine Yelmo announced the cessation of its activity last …

Andalucía will have the safest beaches in Spain this summer

Nerja Beach

Andalucía will apparently have the safest beaches in Spain this summer, according to regional minister Elías Bendodo, who was in Marbella this Monday to launch a €34M beach monitoring system. Bendodo stated that the region’s “Safe Beach Plan” was unique in Spain in helping guarantee health and safety measures amind the coronavirus pandemic. Of the €34 million euros invested in the …

Nerja water cleaning boats now active

nerja water cleaning boat

The water cleaning service for the coast of the Axarquia came into service yesterday, Monday, June 15, with ten boats that will cover the coast of Velez-Malaga, Algarrobo, Torrox and Nerja The service will be in place until the 15th of September.  It will be carried out every day, including Sundays and public holidays, by ten boats that will be …

​Municipal Gyms open with reduced capacity

municipla gym nerja

Municipal ​Gyms in Nerja opened​ on Monday the 15t​h​, both the one of the Athletics Track and the one ​in the Covered Pavilion, with special​ ​sanitary ​measures ​and reduced capacity.   Both will open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., with the afternoon schedule for the athletics track from 6:30 p.m. to 9:45 p.m., while that of the covered pavilion will be from 6:00 …

Nerja wins award for best beaches in Europe

Nerja best beach award

According to ‘European Best Destinations’, Nerja stands out among one of the best beach destinations in the whole of Europe. The organization is based in Brussels and was created to promote tourism and culture in Europe, in association with more than 300 Tourism offices and the EDEN network. Nerja was awarded second place, just after Pasjaca, in Croatia. The councillor …