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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 […]

La Cala Feria 2016

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Last night was the start of Feria in La Cala for 2016, all the streets were all trimmed up and as usual all the women all elegantly dressed in Flamenco dresses. The Feria fairground was officially opened and will go through until Sunday night. Well worth a visit.

23 Spanish provinces on high alert

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23 Spanish provinces were on alert on Monday due to the risk of high temperatures of up to 40ºC, according to Spanish meteorological agency Aemet. In Andalusia, the provinces of Córdoba, Jaén, and Seville are on alert level orange (significant risk) for highs of up to 40ºC degrees; while Cádiz, Granada, Huelva and Málaga are […]

Beware of pick pocketing flower sellers on the street

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We have had a few reports of gypsy type looking women selling flowers in La Cala, they keep you talking and pick your pockets and handbags. there seems to be more than normal. Please beware and pass the message on. Take a photo of them if you get chance, we will publish.  

Holidays and Events for Mijas 2016

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June On June 2 takes place the traditional floral offering to the Virgen de la Peña, the patron saint of Mijas. In June is also held the Blues Festival and the Dance Festival. Also, on the beaches at La Cala take place the traditional bonfires occur during Midsummer, on June 23. This night of summer […]

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 […]