Christmas Tree Lighting – Costa del Sol

If you have already entered into that wonderful spirit of Christmas with a visit to the Christmas market last weekend and you want to continue that magnificent glow, then between tonight and tomorrow the lighting of the Christmas trees will take place in various...

San Bérnabe Feria – Marbella

San Bernabé is the patron saint of Marbella for whom a festival is held every year from June 9th to June15th. Many activities for young and old alike are to be found from parades and processions to games and of course the crowning of the queen. There will be music and...

50 Shades of Green in Marbella

Who needs 50 shades of grey when you can have 50 shades of the most magnificent color from the Emerald Isle? St. Patrick´s Day in Marbella was celebrated in a sea of green that would give 50 shades a run for its money. From Irish dancing and singing to Irish food and...

St. Patrick´s Day Festival, Marbella – Change of Venue

Due to rainy weather being forecast for Sunday, March 17th, the Marbella Town Hall has changed the location for the St. Patrick’s Day Festival. It will now be held upstairs in the Palacio de Congresos, Marbella. The entrance is opposite El Corte Ingles, before you get...

St. Patrick´s Day in Marbella

All over the world whether at home or abroad the Irish will be celebrating St. Patrick´s Day. March 17th is a day to make merry especially if you are Irish and a good excuse if you are not. Marbella will be the home of this year´s St. Patrick´s Day Festival on the...

Great café in Puerto Banus – Croissant´s Show

We went with friends of ours to the Croissant´s Show in Puerto Banus last week. It is a lovely French café with a sunny terrace. We went for the desserts, and the sweet tooth among us had a delicious crepe with chocolate sauce. The rest of us had good old-fashioned...