Plaza de la Vendimia Manilva

November 30th, 2013

It’s only been about 6 weeks since this new square was officially opened and it is proving very popular amongst the local population. Every evening and particularly on Sunday mornings, this square is full of people and a real hive of activity. Children playing on the swings, slides and climbing frames in the fabulous new […]


The rice worked……

November 29th, 2013

I had an accident with my phone – my prized Samsung S3 – the other day in that it fell out of my pocket ……and down the toilet!!!! Please don’t laugh!!! I managed to whip it out within seconds, take it apart and dry it off with paper towels. A quick internet search suggested that […]


Collecting food for less fortunate in Manilva

November 27th, 2013

Manilva’s looking council will be overseeing a “Campaign for Kilos” This is a “non perishable food collection” in the local supermarkets this week. As you do your own shopping, you will also be asked to purchase an item of non perishable goods, such as rice, pasta, tinned products, oil ect and deposit it at the […]


Jardin Tropical, Manilva, Duquesa, Villa for Sale

November 27th, 2013

It was an absolute pleasure to list this spectacular Villa nestled away in Jardin Tropical, Manilva.  Built in 1989, by the Ledesma construction company, this Villa is built to a very high quality and planned to perfection.  It blends practicality with beauty – something hard to come by these days! The Villa has its own […]


Come plant a tree …Marbella

November 26th, 2013

Did you know that there was an Arboretum in Marbella?? An Arboretum is defined as “ a living collection of trees and other woody plants, located in the same space and provided with its own research, exhibition and conservation”. Well, Marbella’s Arboretum is organising a special event on December 7th with the aim to plant over 1,000 […]


Christmas Basketball Camp in Manilva

November 26th, 2013

Stuck for something to do with the kids over Christmas or just want them out of the house while you get sorted??? Well, the Manilva Sports department have organised, yet again, a Christmas basketball camp. The camp will run from 9am until 2pm on the 23rd, 24th, 26th and 27th December. These dates may seem […]


Adana Christmas Fair

November 22nd, 2013

This year, Adana  will be holding their Christmas fair on Sunday 1st December in the Palacio de Congresos in Estepona, starting from 10.30am. For anyone who doesn’t know, Adana stands for Association for the Rights of Abandoned Animals and is a local animal charity completely run by volunteers. They aim to promote love and affection […]


Manilva’s tourism department organise a Baltic Cruise

November 22nd, 2013

Manilva’s tourism department are planning a cruise of the Baltics next spring. This is part of a new initiative, giving the local residents the chance to travel further afield and explore different countries and cultures at affordable prices. The provisional departure date for the 7 night cruise is 23rd May 2014. The cruise will sail […]


Manilva Firefighter’s Charity Calender

November 22nd, 2013

Which girl doesn’t love a fireman!! Well, now you can have one on your wall and support local charities at the same time. The Fire Department charity calendar 2014 has been produced in collaboration with the Malaga Firefighters Consortium, Manilva and Casares Town Halls, Eroski and other local businesses,and aims to raise €8,000 which will be split between […]


Gaucin Christmas Fair

November 20th, 2013

The pretty village of Gaucin will be holding it’s annual Christmas fair over the weekend of 30th November / 1st December.  The fair will be held in the convent – don’t worry if you don’t know where it is, the way will be signposted from the entrance to Gaucin. There will be a huge selection […]


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