Tag Archives: Europe

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 [...]