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Nerja Museum gains 30% of visitors in summer


Nerja Museum registered an historical visitor number this summer, reaching a total of 18,141 users, representing an increase of 30.2% over the summer period last year, during the months of July and August, and up to four times more than in 2014. Thus, August remains the busiest month of the entire calendar, with a total of 10,423 visitors; although it …

Recycling campaign in Nerja


The Department of Environment of the City of Nerja, along with ECOEMBES will develop in Nerja, over the next 21, 22, 23 and 24 of September, a campaign aiming to educate the public about the importance of treatment of waste generated by packaging and familiarize the public on recycling processes and its importance for the conservation of our natural environment. …


What's On in Nerja and nearby

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 …

Maro Carnival 2016

Maro Carnival

The village of Maro celebrates its annual carnival on Saturday February 13th 2016, commencing at 17:30 and continuing until midnight.