Tag Archives: Food & Drink

The 5 Most Romantic Restaurants in Mijas

Village-Bistro

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.

The Best Gin Bars on the Costa del Sol

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 Top 5 Juice Bars in Marbella

Fresh-Food-Cafe, Marbella

It’s all too easy to be unhealthy while on holiday in Marbella but with so many healthy options to choose from now, you don’t need to go back home to detox after every holiday. Juices and smoothies are abundant in Spain, with fresh and delicious ingredients so readily available, Marbella has a fabulous choice of…

Top 5 Bodegas in Fuengirola

Bodega Charolais, Fuengirola

Fuengirola has an amazing choice of fabulous restaurants, some of the best being the traditional Spanish Bodegas. By definition a Bodega is a cellar or shop selling wine and food, something that Spain does awfully well I’m sure you would agree? Here we have picked some of our very favourite Bodegas in the wonderful seaside…

The 5 Best Places to eat Churros on the Costa del Sol

Churros with choc sauce

Churros are more than just a holiday indulgence – they’re a Spanish staple, enjoyed all year round, and a daily breakfast for many households on the Costa del Sol. A great Churro is fried until crisp, but is not greasy, and the distinctive star-shaped piping adds the all-important ridges to grab a hold of the…

The 5 Best Wines to Enjoy on the Costa del Sol

Malaga Wine Country

The Costa del Sol’s warm and sunny climate isn’t just great for holidays – it also provides the perfect conditions for producing wine, with vineyards to be found throughout the region. It’s no surprise that many wine enthusiasts combine the two, and wine-tasting holidays are often referred to as vinitourism or enotourism, whether you travel…

The Top 5 Places to eat with children in Fuengirola

Children are welcome anywhere in Spain, all restaurants and bars have an open door policy for children of all ages but if your children aren’t accustomed to Spanish food they might struggle in some establishments, Spanish children grow up eating exactly what their parents eat so it can be difficult to find places that offer…

Top 5 best places to drink craft beer on the Costa del Sol

Craft Beer, Spain

The Costa del Sol is famed for its traditional tapas and paella restaurants, and Spain is known for its wine, cava and cerveza – but how well does it cater for craft beer enthusiasts? The simple answer is, very well indeed: no matter where you visit on the Costa del Sol, there’s bound to be…

Top 5 Vegetarian Restaurants in Fuengirola

Going on holiday if you have special dietary requirements can be troublesome.  If you are a vegetarian dining out at home it’s a lot easier to communicate and ask for variations of meat dishes, or determine which dishes are vegetarian in the first place!  The Spanish traditionally love their meat and fish dishes but there…

BioNatura Organic Store, Marbella

The benefits of ‘eating clean’ and choosing fresh, organic produce have never been shouted about more than now.  Yet sometimes, when we go on holiday, healthy eating can fall by the wayside.  Part of the reason for this is that it can be hard to find shops that sell organic produce.  BioNatura organic store in…