Category Archives: Spain

Mijas: Multiple personalities on the Costa del Sol

Mijas on the Costa del Sol in southern Spain is a place of multiple personalities and that is a really good thing. Originally just a white-washed village hanging on the hillside above the town of Fuengirola, Mijas has now spread itself into other areas. It is now split roughly between Mijas Pueblo, Las Lagunas, Mijas Costa and a golfing resort area dubbed Mijas Golf. The area as a whole offers much in the way of holiday accommodation, including hotels, resorts and Mijas holiday rentals and is Read more [...]

3 beautiful secluded beaches in Spain

When one thinks of beaches in Spain, thoughts instantly turns towards the uber busy resorts found in places like Costa Blanca, Costa Del Sol, the Balearic Islands, and elsewhere along this nation's abundant dreamlike coastline. However, with so much frontage on the Mediterranean and milder portions of the Atlantic Ocean compared to other parts of Europe, there are bound to be secluded gems that fly under the radar of resort planners, for one reason or another. If you shy away from the masses Read more [...]

Party, Party, Party!

Partying trip Sometimes there’s nothing better than a party destination, drenched in sun, especially when at home you’re working hard, with no play time. In that case, letting your hair down in a beautiful destination, topping up your tan in the day, and letting go of all your cares of an evening, could be just the ticket. For a holiday like this, the key is to save money wherever possible, so you have more to spend once you’re out there. Other than the overall cost of your holiday, you can save money Read more [...]