Car: not necessary
Miraflores is situated between the lively town of Fuengirola and the more sophisticated Marbella and Puerto Banus, both only a 15 minute drive away. Benalmadena is only a few kilometres further up the coast with it's fabulous marina and cosmopolitan shops and restaurants.
For the children there is Tivoli World (fun park), the Selwo Dolphinarium, the Crocodile Park as well as Go Karting, Quad Biking and Fuengirola Zoo, all within a short distance. Horse riding and sailing are also available.
Not to be missed is a visit to Mijas pueblo, a picturesque traditional Spanish hillside village with breath taking views and one of the prettiest villages in Spain. Tour the village on the famous Donkey taxis.
Further afield but well worth a visit is the beautiful town of Granada and the exquisite Alhambra Palace, Seville the home of flamenco, Ronda with breathtaking views and aqueduct, Gibralter for tax free shopping or take a ferry across to Morocco on a day trip.
Other Activities: Go Karting, Quad Biking