Nerja Tapas Route 2019

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This year’s Nerja’s Tapa Route will be held from Monday, April 22nd and will run through Sunday, May 19th. The price like last year is great value at just 1.80€ for a beer and a bite to eat. The Nerja Tapas Route is a fun and inexpensive way to try new foods and visit the bars and restaurants you have …

Summers in Spain now last five weeks longer than they did in the ’80s

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New studies into climate data have revealed that the length of summer in Spain is five weeks longer than it used to be back in the 1980s.  A report by Spain’s meteorological agency AEMET and the Ministry for the Ecological Transition have come to the conclusion that summers in Spain are lasting longer based on 40 years of data. This …

Great night out at the concert in Nerja

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If you are looking for a great night out and enjoy classical music with a twist look no further than the Nerja Cultural Centre for tangos to fall in love. Performed by the Chamber Orchestra Promúsica de Málaga,  a group of young and brilliant musicians from different Andalusian provinces who will present the works of Astor Piazzolla. Born in Buenos …

British artists work goes on display in Nerja

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Organised by the Nerja Department of Culture, an art exhibition titled “Curious Stories” has gone on display in the Municipal Exhibition Hall.   The works of art were all created by British artist and Nerja resident Melissa Launay who graduated from the Seville Faculty of Fine Arts. Melissa’s professional career is centred around the UK where she is represented by …

Aircraft tackle Costa del Sol wildfire

Firefighters are busy tackling a huge wildfire on the Costa del Sol with eight helicopters and other aircraft scooping water from the sea in an attempt to put out the blaze.   The fire broke out around 4pm on Saturday afternoon near the village of Casares in Malaga Province and now has 76 personnel on the ground assisting the aircraft …

Nerja welcomes the summer season lifeguards

Nerja Mayor Rosa Arrabal, and the Councilor of Beaches, Cristina Fernández, welcomed the summer season lifeguards on Burriana Beach to wish them a summer without incidents.   In total 30 lifeguards together with six additional staff will be operational on Nerja public beaches from June 15th to September 30th. The lifeguards will responsible for swimmers safety between the hours of …

Conversaciones con Mamá

Based on the 2004 Argentinian movie “Conversaciones con Mamá” the play is about a middle-aged man, his wife, family and his 76-year-old mother. Jamie has a beautiful wife and two children who live a pampered life until Jamie finds out he is being laid-off. Now faced with the financial reality that he can no longer maintain the lifestyle he has …

New Photo Exhibition for Nerja Market Hall

Born in Malaga in 1966, Pozo realized at a young age he had a  passion for travelling and taking photos “I see life in black and white and that is why they are all those tones”, explained the photographer. The travelling spirit of the artist has been captured in photographs where “the essence of what is found on the other …

Fines that you can get when you’re a pedestrian

When it comes to the rules of the road in Spain the assumption is that pedestrians always have the right of way and while this may be true in most instances heavy fines can be imposed on people who don’t realize they are doing anything wrong. In a recent study conducted by the RACE (Real Automobile Club of Spain) pedestrians …

Hot reality television show comes to the Costa del Sol

The hugely successful television series will be filming between Malaga and Marbella over the next few months and is looking for people interested in taking part in the show. While speaking to a local Costa del Sol newspaper, series producer Bob Brear, said:  “We are looking for people who are both trying to ‘live twice the life for half the …