300 Days of sunshine, lots of great local restaurants with varied cuisine, excellent fish - from great value cafes to upmarket restaurants. Amazing places of historical interest within a couple of hours drive such as Granada, Seville, Antequera and Cordoba. Malaga a short train ride away has fantastic food, fascinating city walks, historic centre, lovely beaches and the newly opened Picasso Museum - well worth a visit.
Torremolinos, nearby has great nightlife. Closer to home Benalmadena Costa has a wide selection of restaurants, bars and a glamorous marina. Arroyo, the nearest town has good shops, restaurants and a famous theme park for children, Tivoli World where cable cars take you to the top of the mountain for walking, views to Gibraltar and Africa and bird of Prey displays. Picturesque mountain village of Mijas, just 15 mins. drive. Marbella, Puerto Banus are a short drive. Gibraltar 45 mins by car. World class golf courses are close by.
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