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Nerja Tourism office creates a registry for companies wanting to improve their online presence


The department of Tourism at Nerja council, with the assistance of the Andalusian Association of Bloggers, has recently organized a new arrangement for bloggers, to promote the borough of Nerja even further as a popular choice for tourists. The councillor of Tourism, Patricia Gutiérrez Román, who looks positively at using the internet and ‘blogging’ as a means of promotion, stated, that …

From Qurtuba to Narixa without leaving current Nerja

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History and skill combine in the exhibition of Paco Melero entitled “The Gardens of Humanity”. This delicate workmanship can be viewed in the Municipal Hall in Cristo Street in Nerja until January 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and from 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Business concerns over the situation of the sewage treatment plant in Nerja


Many local business owners are displaying their relentless efforts as they join forces to collaborate to remove any obstacles to move forward in the building of the new plant situation. In a recent letter to the mayoress, Rosa Arrabal, they showed their support to all of the efforts that have been realized so far and list their concerns regarding what …

The Council of Malaga estimates 4.5 million in damages of highways because of the storm


The president of the council of Malaga, Elías Bendodo, has declared today in the Subdelegation of the Government in Malaga, that the damages caused by the storm on the motorways of the provincial network amount to 4,5 million euros. Bendodo has reported in the press conference along with the subdelegate of the Government in Malaga, Miguel Briones, and the delegate …

Photographic Contest “Promoting Nerja”


This open contest has the purpose of replacing the photograph currently on file for the council of Tourism, with the winner’s piece of art. The competitors are advised that the theme for the exhibited photos must have the promotion of tourism in the municipality as a goal. Photographs will be selected, if they have captured this required theme in each …

A small tornado causes numerous damages in Benalmádena


The meteorological phenomenon affected Avenida de Tivoli in Arroyo de la Miel and Avenida de la Libertad damaging several trees and caused numerous material damage and making flooding worse. Benalmádena on the Costa del Sol, approximately 60 minutes east of Nerja, was one of the areas most affected by the huge rainfall and the wind. The emergency services received several …

Nerja’s recycling awareness is gaining momentum


Nerja is now even closer to meeting the challenge launched by Nerja Town hall and Ecoembes, the organization that takes care of the environment and promotes sustainability across packaging & recycling. The target is to increase by 10 % of the amount of packaging recycled from the previous year, which in case of Nerja was an 18,8 kilos average per …


What's On in Nerja and nearby

Artisan cheese market of Malaga, this Saturday 17 December


The Cheese Market, which will include workshops on how to make cheese and of course food tasting, will take place on December 17 at 12pm in the Market hall in Nerja. Goat, sheep and cow cheese will be on sale, with various grades of maturity. Some luxury cheeses on offer will be ones spiced with rosemary, paprika or with added …

Workshop to promote the popularity of hotel companies in search engines


On November 15, 2016, at the Nerja Cultural Center, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a workshop will be held to offer practical ideas to improve internet promotion and discover how to take advantage of market trends to boost the industry in search engines. This workshop is aimed at the business sector related to accommodation: hotels, hostels, tourist apartments and …

Carlos Ariza is opening his exhibition “Vida”


Carlos Ariza, who many have labelled as “the painter of olives” was born in Velez-Malaga, in 1952. Since childhood, he loves drawing and painting, obtaining some prizes in different competitions, performed at school from elementary school. Axarquia painter who paints what he loves: his land. His brush sculpts endless trunks, aerial roots, and green fruits. And it does so from …

Nerja’s hotels hang sold out sign because of the Chanquete this Saturday


The city councillor for the Youth of Nerja’s Council, Sara Rivas Martínez, informs that all local hotels will be at maximum capacity this weekend, on the occasion of the celebration of Chanquete World Music, which will take place this Saturday at El Playazo beach. Festival’s ticket offices will be open from 16’00 hours at the entrance, located in the very …

All Pop Musicial Tribute Show

Musical Tribute Show in Nerja

Musical Tribute Show “All Pop” will be held on Saturday 25th June in Nerja, featuring popular classics such as Elvis, The Beatles, Robbie Williams, Michael Jackson & more.

400 Kilos of Snails to be given out this Sunday at Festival

Riogordo Festival Snails

This coming Sunday sees the small town of Riogordo celebrate the festival of the ‘Day of the Snail’ or in Spanish ‘Día del Caracol de Riogordo.’ This culinary celebration will see the town distribute 400 kilos of snails to the estimated 5000 attendees. Visitors are invited to taste this local dish prepared from land snails cooked in stock and spices such …