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Malaga fashion week – Longest catwalk in Europe

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Málaga Fashion Week is a set of shows bringing the emblematic Larios Street on the fashion limelight. The main thoroughfare in town is home to the longest – 300 metres – catwalk in Europe, where well-established and new designers come to show their latest projects and collections. The event makes a great opportunity to show […]

Ryanair to cancel hundreds of flights over the next 6 weeks

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Ryanair is cancelling up to 50 flights a day over the next six weeks to catch up with staff holiday entitlement. The decision enraged passengers who turned to Twitter to voice their anger at the cancellations and lack of notice or explanation. Customers described the cancellations as an “absolute disgrace” and “shocking”. According to Ryanair […]

Malaga region on orange alert as heavy rainfall and storms are predicted.

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SPAIN’S weather agency AEMET has issued an orange warning in Malaga for today. The whole province, including the Costa del Sol, is expected to see heavy downpours of rain and storms. The notice will be active from three in the morning until six in the afternoon. The Costa del Sol and Guadalhorce can expect to […]

La Cala Beer festival this weekend

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18 – 20 August in La Cala -Birra & Art is the opportunity to taste the best craft beers from southern Spain and so much more! Gastronomy, art and live music everyday to enjoy with your friends and family. Don’t miss the greatest Craft Beer Summer Festival in Mijas

Spain terror attacks – 13 killed and 100 injured in Barcelona

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A second terror attack has taken place in Cambrils, a coastal town around 120km from Barcelona. Six bystanders and one police officer were injured – two seriously – when they were reportedly deliberately hit by a car. Police officers then shot dead five suspects, some of whom were wearing what appeared to be explosive belts. […]

Flamenco show tomorrow night in La Cala

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TRADITIONAL FLAMENCO DANCE SHOW Sundown Sounds tomorrow ( Thursday 10th August ) at 9pm Venue – The plaza in front of the La Cala de Mijas town hall. Be sure to arrive in plenty of time as this is a very popular show and attracts 100s to watch it.

Scorchio !!!! Heat warning for tourists across europe

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SCORCHIO! Europe heatwave sparks weather warnings to Brit tourists as countries from Spain and Italy to Croatia are hit with 43C temperatures Scorching temperatures are sweeping across the Mediterranean and the Adriatic sending the mercury soaring in a number of holiday hotspots. BRITS bound for the continent to enjoy their summer break are set to […]

Abba Tribute Voulez Vous live in La Cala tomorrow night

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Tomorrow Night at Sundown Sounds we have an extra special treat when Roly Sax will be performing before Voulez Vous take to the famous Plaza stage with their highly acclaimed ABBA tribute show. So tomorrow only ( Thursday 3 August ) the music starts at 8.50pm at the square in front of the Municipal office opposite […]

Explosion in Miramar causes panic

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Miramar shopping centre in Fuengirola was in panic when an  explosion in a kitchen inside the Miramar shopping centre in Fuengirola. A loud bang was heard in the ‘Cien Pizzitas’ kitchen when one of their fryers caught fire, causing customers and workers alike to flee the building, with many leaving their cars behind. The lack […]

Beware – La Cala speed cameras back up and working

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BEWARE –  La Cala – The speed cameras are back up. One in El Faro area on the bridge and the other just past La Cala close to BP station on the above footbridge. Both cameras take photos of speeds in excess of 80kms but also the cameras time you in the distance between both […]

La Cala horse Parade Thursday 20th July 2017

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La Cala News – To start off the Feria celebrations were will be stalls and lots of goings on, but later in the day the fabulous horse parade. Locals will be dressed up in their finest including flamenco dancers. Horses will be groomed and carts all decorated. Well worth a visit.

The Virgen del Carmen Festival in La Cala tonight July 16th 2017

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Tonight July 16th, the towns and fishing villages along the southern coast of Spain honor La Virgen del Carmen, the protector of seamen. An effigy of the virgin is paraded through the streets and taken for a sail on one of the colourfully adorned boats in the harbor. One of the best places to see this […]

La Cala Feria 2017 Date change

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La Cala Feria 2017 has a date change, normally from Thursday to Sunday, this year we have just found out its from Friday 21st July to Tuesday 25th July. Hope to see you all there.

Sting – Fuengirola Castle next Monday July 17th 2017

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Sting and Live concerts at Sohail Castle in Fuengirola Amazing landscape at the Arabian fortress Sohail for the concerts, situated on a hill a few meters from the beach. The Beach Boys band will make a unique concert in Andalucia the 24th of June in Fuengirola . Sting will make a live concert on July […]

La Cala Feria 2017

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This years Feria in La Cala starts July 26 until Sunday July 30. Its a great few days and not to be missed.  

Starlite Marbella 2017

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STARLITE FESTIVAL WILL RUN 13 JULY – 26 AUGUST 2017 Over a full month of stars under the stars as the theme is defined. Concerts which are purposefully for a reduced number of spectators so that they can see and hear their favourites up close. Intimate set up instead of overcrowded arenas is what Starlite […]

OsteoStrong Clinic official Grand Opening date – FREE OFFER

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OsteoStrong have very kindly offered La Cala Guide or our LA Cala Guide Facebook page followers a FREE bone test. All you have to do is email nt1@osteostrong.me or call them at the new centre on 952 192 020, you must quote La Cala Guide to be able to get this FREE offer and is […]

Antonio Banderas home for Malaga Semana Santa

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Antonio Banderas is home again, excited and ready for Semana Santa THE two weeks of processions are set to begin for Semana Santa in Malaga this Friday (March 31). Numerous churches and brotherhoods will carry religious idols throughout the city centre for the duration of the festivities. Here is a list of the weekend’s marches: […]

Semana Santa – Not to be missed

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Holy Week, Semana Santa, in Andalucia is an event that literally transforms towns and cities across this region. Processions of elaborately decorated floats with Jesus and Mary statues, groups of pointy-hood wearing Nazarenos (penitents), and shrill brass bands, walk slowly through the streets, from their parish church to the cathedral and back. It is an […]

Spains first OsteoStrong centre to open in Marbella

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New OsteoStrong Centre to open in Elviria very soon. The OsteoStrong team have decided that Elviria is the perfect Location for them to open their very first centre in Spain as its very central serving both East and West Marbella. Their Moto is Working Smarter, Not Harder A 7-minute session once a week is all […]

Benalmadena to Fuengirola link project given green light

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TWO new projects linking the towns of Fuengirola and Benalmadena for walkers and cyclists are to go ahead at a cost of nearly €400,000. They are the latest phases of the Senda Litoral de Malaga, the pathway along the coast of the province from Manilva to Nerja which should be completed in 2019. A footbridge […]