The Costa del Sol’s Hidden Gems

El Saladillo Beach, Estepona

Sometimes you don’t always get to hear about the hidden gems on the Costa del Sol, so here are a few that we love to help you to enjoy your holiday in Spain that much more.  Escape the tourists and take a day out to one (or all) of these great places on the Costa del Sol. Continue reading

The Best Skate Parks on the Costa del Sol

Rubén Alcántara, Malaga

If you’re on holiday with teenagers it can be difficult to find things to entertain them at that in between age. If they are the sporty types then what better entertainment than a skate park in the sun? We have checked out some of the very best skate parks on the Costa del Sol and here are our favourites… Continue reading

Top Days Out for Toddlers on the Costa del Sol

Dolphin watching is a great experience for all the family

Everyone who has ever taken a holiday with young children will understand how vital it is to be able to keep them entertained. You and I may be happy with a sun bed by the pool in a lovely villa in Spain but your toddlers may not agree. Finding activities to suit toddlers in a strange place can be a challenge so we decided to get you started with the following great suggestions for days out with toddlers on the Costa del Sol. Continue reading

The Best Pizza Places near Mijas

Metro Ristorante in Benalmadena has views over the marina

Just because you’re on holiday in Spain, doesn’t mean you have to eat Spanish food the whole time you’re here. If you fancy a pizza there are some awesome choices for you in and around the Mijas area so you’re sure to find one you like, here are the ones we love… Continue reading

Picking the Right Holiday Home for You

Villa SP340

Choosing a holiday home is very exciting, but it can also be a minefield!  It is easy to get swept up by pictures of a glistening swimming pool or sunsets over the terrace, but you need to use your head as much as your heart when choosing the right property for you.  Here are the key points you may want to consider when choosing a holiday home… Continue reading

The Best Burger Joints on the Costa del Sol

Fuengirola Burger Restaurant

Burgers are way more than a fast food staple these days; they have become a real gourmet treat. Why not try some of the very best burger joints while you enjoy a holiday on the Costa del Sol. Here are our recommendations for places to try… Continue reading

How to Set Your Holiday Budget

Make Your Holiday Money Go Further

Planning a holiday is one of the most exciting times, but it is also probably one of the biggest spends you will make all year, especially if you are travelling as a family.  Setting a holiday budget means you can avoid over-spending, or making expensive choices you can’t really afford.  Here is our guide to working out your holiday budget with tips on how to get the most for your money. Continue reading

The 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Mijas


Are you planning to treat your loved one to a romantic meal in a gorgeous setting on Valentine’s Day? Or are you the romantic type all-year-round who loves to sweep the love of their life off their feet? Look no further, we have compiled a list of our favourite romantic restaurants in Mijas. Continue reading

Finding the Best Flights

Find the Best Flights

Finding your perfect holiday home is just one step in the holiday-booking process.  Finding flight is usually another, fairly annoying, step in the process.  Here are a few tips that may just help you find the best possible flights for your holiday. Continue reading

The Best Gin Bars on the Costa del Sol

There's nothing more refreshing than a G&T

Gin is big business these days.  Specialist gin bars are popping up all over the world, serving classic gin and tonics and more exotic gin cocktails.  Spain produces some of the finest gins that are popular with gin enthusiasts the world over; but where better to enjoy a refreshing G&T than in the sunshine on the Costa del Sol?  Here is our pick of the best places to enjoy gin on the Costa del Sol. Continue reading