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Huge open-air drive-through coming to Malaga

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With inspiring plans for Andalucia, investors are set to build the first permanent drive-in cinema in Malaga. The outdoor facility will house hundreds of cars while screening the latest movies and will be the second largest in Europe. Now the plans have been approved, work will commence in the following weeks with the cinema set to open by the summer. …

Reminders for Travel restrictions – Malaga province

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You may have already heard that from Wednesday 20th January 2021 entrance in to Malaga city was not allowed and residents can not currently leave Malaga city. However you may have one or two questions that need confirmation. Can I go to Malaga airport ? In short, yes if you have a flight booked already and if you have your …

Travel, curfews & restrictions for Andalusia – from January 11th 2021

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During the period from January 11th to 25th 2021 the following rules on travel and various other Covid regulations will apply. Travelling to other provinces within Andalusia is allowed. Andalusian provinces include ; Malaga, Granada, Almeria, Seville, Cadiz, Cordoba, Huelva & Jaen. This also means that you can go to any airport in these provinces. Travelling outside of the region …

Boutique hotel planned for Torrox old town and another project on the sea-front

Torrox Town Hall revealed plans recently to redevelop the old teachers’ residences next to the Colina del Sol primary school. The goal is to turn the buildings into in Torrox Pueblo into a boutique hotel. The Mayor explained that council staff are working on a detailed drawings and a producing a thorough report that will allow the council to pitch …

New measures announced for holiday period


The Andalusian Government has announced new measures that will be implemented in the region during the holiday period. The first phase of the new rules will come into effect from Saturday 12th December until Thursday 17th December, and the second phase from Friday 18th until 10th January. From Saturday 12th December, mobility will be allowed between towns within the same …

Exchanging Driving licence from UK to Spanish simplified

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The process for swapping your UK driving license to a Spanish licence before the Brexit deadline, has now been made even easier. The Spanish road transport network division of the Spanish government, have put in place a new two-step process to aid with the transition. This system can help British nationals living in Spain with initiating the exchange, well ahead …


What's On in Nerja and nearby

Spain’s Film Award ceremony to go ahead in Malaga


At the beginning of each new year Spain begins the countdown to the traditional Goya Awards. Established in 1987, the ‘Premios Goya’, (as known in Spanish), are Spain’s main national annual film awards. The Academy celebrates the quality of Spanish cinema accumulating with the presentation of the famous Goya ‘trophy’. These awards are given to those voted as the best …

Historic Photography exhibition Nerja

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The 300th anniversary of the completion of the chapel of Nuestra Señora de las Angustias de Nerja (1720-2020), can be visited at the Villa de Nerja Cultural Centre. The exhibition “The chapel and the Virgin of Nerja through photography” is a collection of photographs that show the exterior and interior image of the intriguing building, some decorative elements and the …

Join an ice cream route in Torrox this September

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Torrox Town Hall have recently launched a new ice cream route for their campaign ‘Stay frozen in the best climate in Europe.’ Running until 27th September, the campaign aims to boost visitors to the local ice cream parlours. To take part you simply collect a card in any of the ice cream parlours that are participating in the campaign. Purchase …

Outdoor Beach Cinema Tonight in Torrox

Enjoy at night at the movies with a difference by joining the cinema on the beach this evening in Torrox. From 10pm at Playa Ferrara in Torrox you will be able to enjoy the movie ‘Mary Poppins Returns.’ Mary Poppins returns to the lives of Michael, now a single father, and his sister. The nanny arrives accompanied by her friend …

Noche Artesana Tonight in Frigiliana

Tonight Frigiliana will host the 𝐍𝐎𝐂𝐇𝐄 𝐀𝐑𝐓𝐄𝐒𝐀𝐍𝐀 from 7pm to 11pm.Meet local craftsmen creating their products whilst you tour this pretty village. There will be a free bus from Nerja at 7pm.

Enjoy a night of culture from the couch while under coronavirus lockdown

New York’s Metropolitan Opera

After being in the house during coronavirus lockdown, you may be looking for an interesting diversion to help the time pass by. Instead of making do with a movie or series that you’ve seen before, why not have a cultural evening with the difference? Now you can take advantage some of the world’s most famous theatres and their free streaming …

Tom Jones to perform on the Costa del Sol this summer


Legendary Welsh singer and judge on “The Voice” Tom Jones is the latest performer to confirm that he will be appearing at the Starlite festival on the Costa del Sol this summer. Taking place in Marbella the Starlite festival invites famous artists from around the world to take to the stage on set dates during the months of July and …