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Famous people on the Costa del Sol

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Ronan Keating of Boyzone and Antonio Banderas were the latest personalities to be spotred on the Costa del Sol this month. Ronan was attending the Global Gift Golf tournament in Marbella, and Antonio was relaxing in between shootings of his latest TV series in Malaga.


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British Airways bringing back flights to Malaga from Heathrow

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British Airways has brought back 4 flights per day from Malaga to London Heathrow. AENA, the Spanish airport managing company announced that the flights will strengthen Malaga’s popularity with Asian and American tourists.


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Sierra de las Nieves will be a National Park by 2018

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The largely unspoilt 993-km2 area of Sierra de las Nieves, bordering Istan, Ojen, Ronda and Yunquera, was declared a UNESCO biosphere reserve in 1995. It has been waiting for 84 years for a Spanish declaration as a National Park, which is finally coming to an end in 2018. The draft law is being prepared by the Environment Secretary, Maria Garcia, and expects it to reach the courts by middle of next year.


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Estepona doubles the national average of green areas with an index of 9.39 m2 per inhabitant

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In Estepona, parks, gardens and public green areas have increased significantly in the last six years. Specifically, they have gone from an area of 498,224 square meters to 619,337.86 square meters, which represents 22.5% more public spaces. This exceeds the obligations established in the Land Law (Ley del Suelo), which establishes the obligatory 5 square meters per inhabitant.


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Estepona grants license for the first hotel near the Botanical-Orchid Park

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Estepona has granted three licenses for new hotel projects in the historic center of Estepona. The first of these corresponds to a ’boutique’ hotel opposite the Botanical-Orchid Park of Estepona, thus being the first to open in this environment. The project of this hotel, which will have 28 rooms and a restaurant area, has a budget of 350,000 euros. It will be located on the central street Terraza, with views of this park of more than 10,000 square meters.


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The XI Solidarity Market “City of Fuengirola” will be installed in the Plaza de la Constitución

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The Councilor for Social Services of the City of Fuengirola, Francisco José Martín, announced the eleventh edition of the solidarity market “City of Fuengirola” for the benefit of the Fuengirola social entities. As is tradition, it will take place in the Plaza de la Constitución from 10 to 12 November and will have the presence of 18 associations of the city. It is an activity open to all associations, which, during those days, sell second-hand objects of all types and crafts.


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Marbella will have its own exhibition stand at the World Travel Market in London

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The mayor of Marbella, Ángeles Muñoz, said Tuesday that the municipality will have its own exhibitor at the World Travel Market, which will be held in London between November 6 (today) and 8. The councilor, who has appeared at a press conference, has indicated that the stand is part of the contract valued at 60,000 euros signed by the previous government team for the municipality to participate in various tourism fairs. The exhibitor will have an area of about 50 square meters, will have images in rotation and promotional videos of the municipality and will host work tables of companies and hotels.


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200 consultants on international luxury tourism meet in Marbella

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The Costa del Sol hosts this first week of November a professional meeting with some 200 agents of luxury travel consultants, a segment “with enormous potential, which moves around half a million tourists annually”. It is one of the appointments of the Virtuoso network, a leader in international luxury tourism. The Marbella Club and Puente Romano hotels will welcome participants from all over the world. During their stay they will take guided tours through Malaga and Ronda, as well as other activities such as a catamaran ride through the bay of Malaga or a visit to the Ascari Racing Circuit.


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Marbella offers a free dog training course

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The City of Marbella, through the Environment delegation, offers a free training course for dogs that will take place from November 13 to December 8 – register on the municipal website until the 10th of November. There are places for 40 people, which will be distributed in four groups of ten people in two shifts in the morning and afternoon. The training will take place in Hotel Fuerte Nagüeles.


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The Automotive Museum of Malaga offers free entrance this weekend

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The Malaga Automotive Museum will offer free activities for clients: starting from this weekend there will be free entrance on Sundays and public holidays in the afternoon, starting at 16.00. In addition, it presents its new proposal of free-entrance cultural activities. It is a selection of alternative plans of great diversity whose main objective is to attract the attention of Malaga residents and tourists of all ages.