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Costa del Sol Occidental

Diputación de Málaga
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    In 1706, Tomás Francisco Domînguez y Godoy built a country residence on a farm known as Prado de San Francisco which, in addition to the rooms usually associated with living quarters, included an...

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    The Felipe VI Theater-Auditorium, inaugurated in March 2015, has become the largest stage space on the Costa del Sol, and welcomes theatrical performances, concerts, forums, conventions and...

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    La Rada Beach is in the town of Estepona, and is the most visited by both locals and visitors to this town on the Malaga coast. La Rada Beach is a long stretch measuring more than 2 and a half...

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    El punto de partida está situado junto al Colegio Público Miguel Hernández en Arroyo de la Miel. A un kilómetro aproximadamente, existe un sendero a la izquierda del Cerro del Viento que nos lleva a...

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    On July 16 the sea procession is celebrated, by land and by sea, in honor of Our Lady of Carmen, Patroness of Estepona. The procession, one of the most deeply-rooted traditions in Estepona, departs...

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    Marbella was first a mining town, then it turned to agriculture and finally opted for tourism as its most important economic element. It is a very old town and was frequented by well-to-do families...

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    On May 15 the traditional procession in honor of San Isidro Labrador, Patron of Estepona, is celebrated, in which crowds of people dressed in the typical country costume parade, accompanying the...

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    At Artola Golf, players will find a par-27 course that was designed by Jorge Rein Mackinlay. It was inaugurated in 1974 with just six holes. Another three holes were added 20 years later, bringing...

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    Finca Cortesîn is an 18 holes championship golf course designed by world famous golf course architect Mr. Cabell Robinson who worked many years for the Robert Trent Jones Group. With an...

The Western Costa del Sol is one of the first destinations of peninsular Spain. The Mediterranean climate with its mild and warm temperatures provides this region more than 300 sunny days.

The adaption of the sea breeze and the protection by the mountain ranges near the coast benefit this kind climate.

It begins in Torremolinos, and after it there are Benalmádena, Fuengirola, Mijas, Marbella, Estepona y Manilva. In few words: this is the authentic cradle of the Andalusian and national tourism and expresses our value in the international context. The first-rate quality of its beaches, restaurants, hotels golf courses, complementary services, etc. is international accepted.

Inside these lands, we will see villages which lay over the mountain range: Benahavis and Casares. These two municipalities combine the pure style of the white villages with the surrounding landscape. Spectacular panoramic views, balconies over the Mediterranean Sea from Benalmadena to Mijas, the cosmopolitan and bustling atmosphere from Torremolinos to Sabinillas and the country road N-340, considered one of the longest roads of the world, characterize this region as well as Marbella, town which, over hillocks and valleys, carpets of golf, and houses and gardens full of legends, gets deep into the foot of the mountains. This is the world of meadows and fields of Estepona, Casares and Manilva, as well as small fishing harbours that remain on the coast, which shelters the oldest neighbourhoods of the seaside villages. These villages are in many ways the origin of this beautiful province, where festivities are an important part of social life.

AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS
Meat.

CRAFTWORK
Pottery and goldsmithing.

INDUSTRY
Financial, educative, health service, transport, distribution and marketing.

TOURISM
Coast, sports, golf, water sports, congresses and incentives, health and cultural.

 

More English information of Costa del Sol Occidental on the website of the Costa del Sol Tourist Board.

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