Latest Nerja News

Safe Beaches Plan launched in Nerja

The Safe Beaches Plan was launched yesterday by the Andalusian Government to ensure the safe use of the Nerja coastline this summer.

Aqua Tropic Waterpark to Reopen

Looking for fun things to do or a way to cool down in the intense summer heat? Then you could head to Aqua Tropic Water Park in Almunecar, which will be reopening for summer on 27th June 2020.  The water park has a 25% discount promotion on visits from 27th June to 3rd July.  Attractions and rides at the Aqua …

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 …

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What's On in Nerja and nearby

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

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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 …

World-class guitar duo return to Nerja

Four successful concerts later, the great musical duo return to Andalucía to perform this year. Guitar duo Café del Mundo will be performing classical themes with pieces from composers Manuel de Falla and Joaquín Rodrigo. They will once again be stimulating fans by performing their own compositions with a fusion of jazz and funk. Tickets can be purchased online at: …

Alhambra Palace- Now easier to get tickets

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As one of the most popular attractions in all of Spain, the Alhambra Palace in Granada attracts tourists from around the world. While this is, of course, good for Spanish tourism, so many people visiting the country miss out on seeing what is undoubtedly one of the great wonders of the world simply because it is so difficult to get …

Sax player that performed with Abba comes to Nerja

Johan Stengard

Swedish born saxophonist Johan Stengard will be performing at the Nerja Cultural Centre on Saturday, March 7th 2020. Having produced 20 solo albums and performed all over the world Stengard is regarded as being one of the best saxophone players on the planet. Amongst the artists Johan Stengard has recorded and performed with are ABBA, Phil Collins, Celine Dion, Michael …

Mega summer music festival with sea views

Mega summer music festival with sea views

This year’s Brisa festival will take place in an unforgettable location by the sea. The Port of Malaga will be the stage of Brisa, a few metres from the historic Malaga centre and surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea. Get ready to live a unique experience that you will not be able to forget as you watch performers such as Derby …

Life-size dinosaurs to roam Malaga fairground

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If you are looking for something interesting and educational to do with the kids this weekend, why not pop Jurassic Park into the DVD player and then head on down to the Malaga fairground. After having been on display at more than a dozen countries that included France, Germany and the United Kingdom, the life-like robotic dinosaurs will fill the …

Nerja hosts ‘The Arcos de Buenos Aires Tango Show’

The Arcos de Buenos Aires Tango Show

Inspired by the most emblematic tangos of each era in the history of tango, the music and dance in the Arcos de Buenos Aries Tango Show is true to the barrios of Buenos Aries and the Río de La Plata. Featuring renowned violinists Walter Oscar Tejeda Carranza and Laura Sánchez García together with choreographers and dancers from the Argentine National …

Best of Blues night out in Nerja

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The Malaga based Lito Blues Band has travelled extensively throughout Spain playing at all the major Blues Festivals and events. If you enjoy the Blues, now is your chance to see one of the region’s best Blues Bands live in Nerja at the towns Cultural Centre this Friday at 8 pm. The bands favourite artists include B. B. King, Etta …

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