“British Weekend” at Parque Miramar Fuengirola

September 27th, 2012

I know we live in Spain and all try our best to integrate into the Spanish culture and way of life but there are occasions when we hark ” a bit of British”. Well, this weekend, you can satisfy that need at the “Great British weekend” which is taking place at the Parque Miramar shopping centre in Fuengirola. The event kicks off at […]


First rains of the autumn……..

September 26th, 2012

What a difference a day makes….yesterday it was 28º, with beautiful clear blue skies and very pleasantly warm…today its dropped to 22º is very cloudy and it keeps raining!!! We know it was coming as it has been forecast since the weekend but its still horrible when the first rains come after the long hot […]


Alora soup festival ???

September 26th, 2012

The delegation of Tourism for Manilva Town Council, has organised a trip to the Alora soup festival… I know, even after 10 years in Spain, I’ve never heard of this one….Apparently, its a fiesta to commemorate the work made by so many laboring each day in the fields not so long ag0. The workers, who […]


charity Coffee Morning

September 25th, 2012

A charity coffee morning and table top sale, in aid of the Macnillian trust and Cudeca will be held, this coming Friday, 28th September in  Plaza Jorge Guillen in Sabinillas.  The square, also known as “orange square” due to amount of orange trees there, and also known “Albert Square” due to the three “English” bars on the square, […]


Manilva’s 1st Caravan Rally

September 25th, 2012

In what is hoped to become an annual event, Manilva’s first ever Caravan and Motorhome rally will take place on Friday 29th and Saturday 30th September.  The event, organised by the Foreign Residents  and Tourism departments will be held at Camping La Bella vista situated at CN340 KM142.8. There will be a full programme of […]


Battle of the Bands – Sotogrande

September 25th, 2012

School of Rock comes to Sotogrande next week as local musicians compete in the first ever “Battle of the Bands”. The event will take place on Saturday 6th October at 8pm at the Courtyard Bar and Restaurant situated in the Mar y Sol Commercial centre in Sotogrande. Over 10 acts are scheduled to perform, all aiming to claim […]


Four Tops Tribute concert

September 22nd, 2012

Ok, so this ones is a little out of our area but probably still worth the trip.. Whether young or old, we all know Motown music so this is a great concert for any Motown fans. The fabulous Four Tops Tribute  band will be performing at the Salon Varietes Theatre (the only English speaking theatre […]


110% finance on beautiful apartments in Duquesa golf – No deposit needed.

September 22nd, 2012

Are you desperate to buy your own property and take advantage of the fabulous prices at the moment, but don’t have the deposit saved, then take a look at this… Gorgeous 1,2 and 3 bedroom apartments in Duquesa Golf where the bank will offer you 110% finance. You don’t need to put in any of […]


International Fantasy Film week – Estepona

September 21st, 2012

Every year in September, Estepona town hosts the International Fantasy Film week, which showcases the best horror and fantasy films of the day. This year is the 13th Festival and is being organised by the Estepona culture department in collaboration with Marbella and Malaga town halls. The event will take place in various places in Estepona, […]


Canary Island Cruise…

September 19th, 2012

The Manilva Fiestas and events delegation organise many events for the residents and visitors of Manilva to enjoy. The latest event is a cruise of the Canary Islands The cruise is with Royal Caribbean on the ship “The  Adventure of the Seas” A friend of mine cruised on this ship earlier this year and said it […]


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