Articles tagged as "Costa del Sol"
Articles tagged as "Costa del Sol" : 89 articles
Fantastic news for the Coast as Marbella has been nominated for the award for ‘Europe’s leading Beach destination’ in the 2014 edition of the World Travel Awards… and even better news – you can help it win with your vote!
Nominated alongside Cannes, France; Costa Smeralda, Italy; Corfu, Greece; Formentera Island, Ibiza, Spain; Oludeniz, Turkey and The Algarve, Portugal, Marbella has some serious competition for the hugely coveted award... Continue Reading
The new Zip Line ride over the Guadiana River connecting the Spanish village of Sanlúcar de Guadiana with Alcoutim, in Portugal is now officially open!
A privately funded project of Englishman David Jarman, the world’s first – and only – ‘cross-border’ zipline (tirolina in Spanish) crosses 720 metres over the Guadiana River, 50 feet above sea level, connecting the two countries… Continue Reading
With a refreshed and updated corporate image, on 20 February 2014, law firm Lexland Abogados invited the entire VIVA team to celebrate their move to their brand spanking new offices on Avenida Ricardo Soriano 21, Marbella. Bright, spacious and stylish, the new offices provide the highest quality facilities to offer all clients and collaborators a premium service.
Not only a chance to see the new offices, the event was also the perfect opportunity for all staff from both companies to meet and to build a close professional relationship, and for our VIVA team to gain a wider understanding about the foundations and philosophy of Lexland Abogados… Continue Reading
After what has seemed a long 9 months with our Fuengirola office closed in 2013 while the existing Euromarket supermarket was transformed into a Carrefour Commercial Centre, I am delighted to announce that the VIVA Hiperprop office in Fuengirola is back!
This is a fantastic start to 2014 for VIVA, now with no fewer than 12 regional offices at strategic locations along the Costa del Sol and inland too!… Continue Reading
It’s a rare day indeed that I willingly point you in the direction of another piece of writing about Spain. But sometimes others hit upon such a simple idea that there’s little I can do but sit back and applaud (well, in between a feverish bout of mental note-taking).
Liberal blog-cum-newspaper The Huffington Post this week piqued my interest with a devastatingly brilliant article on the wonders of Spain titled “20 Reasons to Drop Everything and Go to Spain”. It reads like one of those ever-popular Buzzfeed lists writ large and lovely: adorned with adorable images of Spain’s main draws, light on prose and heavy on hyperbole… Continue Reading
Mercadona’s shelves are merry with delicious treats, tinsel hangs from every other window and the Chinese shops are awash with amazingly tacky, sparkly garnish.
Yep, it may have crept up on us, but it’s that ‘most wonderful time of the year‘ again!
Taken back in January, the image shows the unusual cloud structure, formed in the shape of a bell, appearing to perch upon the summit of the Veleta peak, illuminated by the setting sun behind… Continue Reading
With Christmas just around the corner, it’s that time again to start wishfully planning how to spend your imaginary Christmas lottery winnings.
The annual Spanish Christmas Lottery is considered the biggest lottery worldwide (as measured by the total prize payout). Seems about right, considering the hugely popular December 22 Christmas payout is set to spread prizes around the country totalling up to over €2.2 billion!… Continue Reading
The Red Penguin Art Gallery at El Capricho, El Corte Inglés in Marbella hosted the opening ceremony of their latest exhibition ‘Live your dream’ on Friday 15 November.
Open until 15 January 2014, spiritually glamorous, ‘Live your dream’ is a treat for the eyes, featuring around 30 works of art from a collection of different artists. An exhibition of contemporary art works using modern and mixed mediums, the works on view range from colourful, dynamic installations to futuristic, powerful digital paintings and impressive 4D, mixed-media pieces… Continue Reading