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Noche de San Juan 2017 South Beach Style

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Friday 23 June was celebration night at South Beach Marbella for Noche de san Juan. I had some friends over from the U.K and decided we wanted dinner on the beach as well as the all the usual celebrations. The refurb at South Beach Marbella ( El Rosario ) is superb all wooden with a […]

The best fish and chips on the coast here in La Cala

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After my third visit to the Wright Plaice in my opinion we now have probably the best Fish and Chips on the coast here in La Cala. The owner Eddie Wright who is Elliot Wrights brother from TOWIE is charming and makes you feel very welcome. Great Fish with the best batter and nice big […]

Legends La Cala and Dragtastic

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Legends La Cala and Dragtastic – Had a few friends over from the U.K who wanted a good funny night out, so off we trotted to Legends bar in La Cala. Great little place with very friendly staff. The bar is a cabaret bar and last was a real treat for us as we treated […]

New restaurant in La Cala Joffrey’s

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Last night I had dinner at La Cala’s new restaurant Joffrey’s which is located just on the outskirts of La Cala at Urbanisation Las Mimosas. I was greeted by a great smile from one half of the owners Lisa then her partner ( chef ) Joffrey. We started with the duck Liver Pate and a […]

Best Lobster in town

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When I first moved to the Costa de Sol just over 10 yrs ago, one of my first restaurants visited was the famous Lobster restaurant La Langosta in Fuengirola which was opened in 1960 and run by a very elegant German couple Inga and Helmut. I had old friend of many years over from Bali […]

Chinese New Year Celebrations

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On Saturday we decided to celebrate the Chinese New Year ( Year of the monkey ) in La Cala. We were booked into the Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant in La Cala run by the crazy character Mrs Woo. Set menu was great with a really good singer the the fantastic cabaret drag act called Dragtastic […]

Marbella goes to the Caribbean

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Ive just returned from a most fabulous trip to Barbados and a Caribbean cruise on the famous luxury liner Silver Whisper with 50 other friends mostly from Marbella including Marbella’s own Olivia Valere, Princess Bea Von Auseberg, Saeko Hamada etc. Also the World champion tennis legend Martina Navratilova and Selima Sfar. The trip was organised […]

Halloween in La Cala

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La Cala had a very busy night on Saturday for Halloween. Its only the last few years that Halloween has become very big in Spain. I noticed on Friday all the kids walking around La Cala in full costume as school had let all the kids go in Halloween dress, it was great to see. […]

Sai Indian Restaurant 1 year anniversary

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Sai Indian restaurant in La Cala ( Calle Torromolinos ) last night had there 1st anniversary party. Invited Guests were treated to a fabulous Indian meal in a great atmosphere with Live music of authentic Indian Sitar Music. We left our ordering to the owner Danny and was very surprised with some Indian dishes we […]

Fuengirola Feria 2015

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Yesterday we visited the Feria at Fuengirola which is one of my favourites. I love this particular Feria because of the horses. All the local men, women and children really go put all their very best on and parade around the Feria ground with such style and grace, they absolute love the admiration they get […]

Out and about in La Cala de Mijas

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Last Thursday night I had a great night out in the wonderful village of La Cala de Mijas At the heart of the Costa del Sol on Mijas Costa, only a short distance from Marbella and Fuengirola, you will love the charm of this old fishing pueblo. Unspoiled by mass tourism with golden sandy beaches […]