La Cala weather, Here comes the Sun !

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AFTER a couple of weeks of stormy, unstable weather here in La Cala, warmer climes are on the horizon. The mercury will rise in Malaga City and the Costa del Sol and is due to stay for some time. Maximum temperatures will hit 20 degrees and will remain until Sunday March 6, when the temperature […]

La Cala de Mijas Boardwalk gets TLC

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LA CALA DE MIJAS BOARDWALK’ wooden coastal path is currently receiving some TLC from municipal carpenters and painters who are working to repair damage and protect it for the future. Work began on a stretch of path along La Luna beach, and was then to spread to other areas and eventually covered the entire five […]

Olivia’s La Cala’s Elliot Wright pays tribute to Nanny Pat

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Elliott Wright has joined family in paying tribute to his Nanny Pat who has passed away aged 80. The loveable grandmother, who shot to fame by cooking her sausage plaits on reality TV show The Only Way Is Essex , died after a short illness and her family have thanked fans for their kind words. […]

Ban the Berlin Circus from La Cala de Mijas

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You may have seen this petition on your Facebook or twitter feeds, this petition is found on and it calls for the local Mijas gov to ban the Berlin circus from La Cala de Mijas. This is copy of the petition letter to the Ayuntamiento de Mijas in both Spanish and English. En muchos […]

Michelin stars for the Costa del Sols gastronomic scene

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Three chefs in Malaga province have just achieved their first Michelin stars for their restaurants. In a ceremony held on Wednesday at the Parador de los Reyes Católicos in Santiago de Compostela (Galicia) to present the ‘Guía Michelin España & Portugal 2016’, three new stars were added to those already held in Malaga. The province’s […]

Sean Connery’s Marbella Courts now go for wife for fraud

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SEAN Connery’s wife Micheline Roquebrune has been charged with avoiding millions of euros in Spanish property tax.The charge relates to the 1998 sale of the couple’s €6.4 million Marbella property at the beachfront Malibu complex close to Puerto Banus. If convicted the 86-year-old Roquebrune faces up to two and a half years in prison and […]

La Cala will host a festival on the 16th and 17th of October in honour of the patron, St. Teresa of Avila

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The Mass and procession will be on Thursday 15th, the day of the Saint, while the pilgrimage to Los Olivos Park will take place on Sunday 18th Mijas (Málaga), 6 de Octubre de 2015. The day of the Patroness of La Cala, Santa Teresa is approaching, and the Local Council, in collaboration with the residents […]

About La Cala

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The location of La Cala de Mijas acts as a natural divider between ‘east’ Costa del Sol (or north Costa del Sol, depending on your handle on geography) and ‘west’ Costa del Sol (or south). The town delivers a mixture of expat-haven, affordability, authenticity and affluence. The town centre has fountains for roundabouts; manicured tree-lined […]

La Cala Market days and times

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Take a 2 minute walk from La Cala town centre, on a Wednesday or a Saturday, and you can find yourself at La Cala Market, one of the many local markets in Costa del Sol. Here you can purchase anything from fresh fruits and vegetables, to clothing and pottery. Negotiation is possible, but you will […]