Malaga is situated in the south of Spain, on the Costa del Sol, which translates as "Coast of the Sun" in English, on the northern Mediterranean Sea. It lies 130 km east of Tarifa, 130 km of northern Africa and 100 kilometers east of the Strait of Gibraltar and is the largest southernmost city in Europe, with a population of about 568,507 as of 2010, making it the fifth largest city in Spain and the most populous city in the autonomous community of Andalusia, Spain's southernmost region. Due to it's location you're able to visit a lot of interesting places, for example the british colony Gibraltar or Marbella - one of the most popular tourist destinations. Malaga is one of the most beautiful cities in Spain, but not the only one which has to offer interesting monuments, buildings, an exciting historical background, shopping streets, tapas bars and lovely beaches. Click below to find out more about other spanish towns which are worth-to-be-seen:
Every tourist knows that the most important thing to consider when choosing a holiday region is booking accommodation in that area. Considering the kind of accommodation holiday makers can benefit from in Malaga, no one would be mistaken to claim that Malaga is one of the best tourist resorts in Europe. This place offers a large variety of Malaga villas and Malaga apartments to choose from.This exuberant Spanish port city is pulsing with modern life but also exudes a facsinating historical atmosphere. The visitors are presented with beautiful gardens, fashionable shops, wide leafy boulevards and narrow old streets, with one of its major attractions being, as planned, its new museum, as well as several other museums pending construction and a beautiful new fine art museum. There are very many activities planned which are aimed at improving the beauty and environmentally friendliness of this city and to make it a pleasant and clean place to live and take a holiday in. Some of the activities aimed towards this goal include; the development of the port to make it a leisure zone, and the restoration of the historical centre with most of it being pedestrianized. With the kind of accommodations provided by Malaga apartments and the villas in Malaga, you will not regret your decision to make Malaga your holiday base, the only thing you will regret is not having booked a longer holiday to fit in everything you want to see!
Malaga is definitely the place to visit for those of us who like touring popular sights and monuments. For those planning to spend their time sunbathing, Malaga is definately the place to be, as it is the province with the most sunny days in the whole of Spain, has a long, beautiful and winding costline with other popular destinations like Torremolinos in the vicinity and also boasts excellent weather, nearly all year round. During your trip to Malaga, remember to book in early in one of the Malaga apartments or the villas in Malaga to avoid disappointment.