Tapas Route of Mijas 2019

19Aug

Are you a real explorer and love trying the typical food of the places you visit?

If that is your case, you might be interested in this week’s blog post as it is about the great tapas route the beautiful town of Mijas has on every summer.

This is its 11th edition and there are 11 participant establishments ( 9 bars and 2 ice cream parlours)

These bars offer every Tuesday and Thursday, till the 31st of August, from 7:30 P.M to 11:30 P.M a drink ( beer, wine, water or soft drink) and a lovely tapa for only 2.50€. In the case of the ice cream parlours they offer an ice cream for that price and this offer is available until midnight.

Well, if right now you have the fortune of being on holiday at Hotel Yaramar, your hotel in Fuengirola, we certainly recommend you not to miss one of the best tapas routes in Costa del Sol.

We are sure you will have a great time!

Beatriz Muñoz
Guest Relations

Fair of Malaga 2019

12Aug

It is mid-August and this time of year is when the city of Malaga celebrates its fair.

This year the Fair of Malaga will start on Thursday the 15th of August, which is also a national bank holiday, and it will be on until Saturday the 24th.

Although the dates can vary a bit the fair is always on in mid-August as it commemorates the reconquest of Malaga by the Catholic Monarchs on the 19th of August 1487.

The Fair of Malaga is one of the most awaited events of the year not only by locals but also by visitors.

This amazing festival still has a traditional side even if it is quite cosmopolitan and international due to the big number of visitors from all over the world who visit the city willing to enjoy it.

If at the moment you are on holiday at Hotel Yaramar, your hotel in Fuengirola, we certainly recommend you to visit this fantastic fair which is held from the morning to the early evening in the historical centre of Malaga, around the beautiful and well known Calle Larios.

There you will have the opportunity to see stunning flamenco dresses, to watch people dancing the traditional sevillanas and to enjoy some fantastic music performances. Besides, you can also try some delicious tapas and amazing local wines in a cheerful and happy environment.

As you know getting to Malaga from our hotel is cheap and easy thanks to the train service that connects Fuengirola with Malaga cityEnjoy the fair!

Beatriz Muñoz
Guest Relations

Summer markets in Mijas

22Jul

If you enjoy visiting markets each time you come on holiday to Costa del Sol you will love to know that the Mijas Council has organised 4 different markets this summer.

One of them is in Mijas Pueblo and the other three are in La Cala de Mijas.

The one in Mijas Pueblo is every Wednesday from 10:00 A.M till 2:00 P.M in the well-known square Plaza Virgen de la Peña.

Regarding the markets in La Cala de Mijas, there is an evening one till the 15th of September every evening from 6:00 P.M till midnight in the promenade. 

In addition to this there is also another evening market every weekend (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday) till the 29th of September from 6:00 P.M till midnight opposite the Tourist Office of La Cala.   

Opposite the Tourist Office of La Cala, besides the evening market, there is also a daytime one every Friday from 10:00 A.M. till 2:00 P.M.

If you were planning on coming on holiday this summer to Hotel Yaramar, your hotel in Fuengirola, and you fancy doing some shopping we recommend you make the most of it and visit Mijas to explore its fantastic markets.

You will surely come back home with a suitcase full of beautiful things!

Beatriz Muñoz
Guest Relations