New showers and toilets for Nerja beaches


Nerja Town Hall has approved a proposal that will see seven new sets of showers and toilets being installed on the beaches of the town. Councilman for Nerja beaches Francisco Arce said that due to the state of emergency imposed after the outbreak of the coronavirus the project was put on hold. Now as Spain begins to come out of …

The ten things you cannot do on a Costa del Sol beach that may surprise you


Most of the following rules are just common sense, but if you think you are above the law think again or else you may face having to pay a hefty fine. The first one may or may not surprise you: Using shampoo or gel in the showers The showers on the beach are solely for getting rid of sand and …

Nerja World Music Outdoor Festival 2018

music festival Nerja

Nerja’s Playa el Playazo plays host to the Chanquete World Music Festival next Saturday, September 15th. If you love sun, sea, sand and great music this is one concert you don’t want to miss.   The outdoor concert features renowned Hip Hop, Electrónica and Rock music stars from around the world entertaining you with their music. The concert starts at …

Southern Spain to witness spectacular meteor shower

This year’s Perseid meteor shower reaches it’s peak viewing time between August 12th and 13th when the moon is absent from the night sky.   To see the spectacle at its best, either stay up late or get up just before dawn when you can to see an expected 100 meteorites falling per hour. The meteor show can be viewed …

Photograph of the Week!

sunset at el morche beach, torrox, costa del sol

We aim to show you a selected photograph of the week, every week! We hope you like it and get inspiration to visit again soon or even send us one of your favourite photographs of Nerja or nearby..don’t forget to tell us why it’s your favourite or where it was taken.

Update on Nerja Beaches

Four hundred and twenty five meters of walkways will be installed in several of the town’s beaches. Besides the walkways, foot baths, showers and handicapped-accessible showers will also be installed.

Three tourists drown in Marbella

Three people drowned and a fourth person is critically ill in hospital following a tragic accident at La Venus beach in Marbella yesterday. The deceased are two students from Turkey aged 18 and 19 and their teacher aged 30 who were visiting the Costa del Sol as part of a larger group of deaf students from the same turkish school, …

Fatality at Cádiz beach

A 29-year-old Colombian national died on Saturday after suffering a fall at Santa Maria del Mar beach in Cádiz.