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Bad Boy McEnroe and Tennis Star-Turned Russian Politician Safin

Masters of yesteryear set for third edition of stellar annual tennis event in Marbella

Masters of yesteryear set for third edition of stellar annual tennis event in Marbella

John McEnroe turned to the umpire, glared and hollered, “Out! You can’t be serious?” It was classic McEnroe antics, the kind that had captivated and appalled tennis fans in equal measure for years…

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Author: 24/09/2018 [0] Comments 

What’s on this weekend (21st-23rd September)?

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A scene from last year’s BMX Pro Cup in Málaga, courtesy of malagaflow.com.

In amongst the assortment of goings-on and various cultural events on the Costa del Sol this weekend, we’ve scoured the web for local festivals and other interesting events, of which three stood out…

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Author: 21/09/2018 [0] Comments 

Málaga to host the first three stages of La Vuelta 2018

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Scenes from the finish line of the seventh stage of last year’s La Vuelta a España, which was eventually won by Britain’s Chris Froome.

In case you didn’t know, cycling is extremely popular in Spain… which is why the news that La Vuelta a España – the professional cycling event that winds its way across the length and breadth of the country once a year – sets off from Málaga this Saturday has created much excitement…

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Author: 22/08/2018 [0] Comments 

Málaga’s fantastic Feria starts on Friday!

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The Feria de Málaga transforms the provincial capital into even more of a vibrant and colourful city.

This Friday marks the inauguration of the 2018 edition of the legendary Feria de Málaga, which transforms the nerve centre of the Costa del Sol into a colourful, cultural and – for many young people – hedonistic hub until Sunday 19th August

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Author: 08/08/2018 [0] Comments 

World Pádel Tour comes to Mijas Costa

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Pádel (or paddle tennis) has proven itself to be more than just a poor man’s squash in recent years, as its popularity has skyrocketed.

Adding to the already-impressive list of important sporting events held in Málaga province this year to date, next week’s Cervezas Victoria Mijas Open 2018 will bring the World Pádel Tour’s best players to the sunny climes of our very own Mijas Costa

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Author: 03/08/2018 [2] Comments 

Information day for Brit expats to be held in Estepona

The event promises to be an informative gathering for British expats

If you are a British expat living on the Costa del Sol and wish to find out exactly what types of services are available to you, then it would be advisable to attend an information day to be held this week in Estepona

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Author: 12/11/2014 [0] Comments 

VIVA bring showstopping properties to Brum!

VIVA will once again be taking part at Channel 4’s overseas property exhibition A Place in the Sun Live, this time at Birmingham NEC on 03 – 05 October 2014 and what’s more… you can get your tickets from us for FREE worth £10 each!… Continue Reading

Author: 03/09/2014 [0] Comments 

Just one night in Marbella for Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton in DJ guise spinning the decks in LA

Model, actress, singer, TV personality, reality TV star, heiress to a multi-billion dollar hotel fortune and, soon and for one night only, DJ at one of Marbella’s hottest nightspots – yep, Paris Hilton sure knows how to keep adding strings to her bow.

The American, 33, will play a set at the exclusive Olivia Valère nightclub on August 18 before jetting off on her private plane to do likewise in Ibiza and Barcelona later this month… Continue Reading

Author: 14/08/2014 [0] Comments 

Famous faces bring extra heat to Marbella for premiere of The Expendables 3

The Hollywood stars Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes, Jason Statham, Antonio Banderas, Kellan Lutz and producer Avi Lerner have been in Marbella for the Spanish premiere of their new movie The Expendables 3 (‘Los Mercenarios 3’ in Spanish)… Continue Reading

Author: 07/08/2014 [0] Comments 

Superstar dance legend Joaquín Cortés centre stage in Marbella 25 & 26 July 2014

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Joaquín Cortés’ ‘Gitano’ spectacular takes place at the Hotel Puente Romano Tennis Club on 25 & 26 July 2014

Córdoba-born Joaquín Cortés – hailed as one of the ten best dancers of all time – brings ‘Gitano’, his latest Show, to Marbella this Friday and Saturday night. Fusing the most orthodox flamenco with both classical ballet and contemporary dance, ‘Gitano’ – Gypsy – has been acclaimed as Cortés’ most spectacular Show to date, which the world-famous dancer and choreographer describes as “a journey through dance and music… an explosion of dance in which I want to take the audience on a journey, the journey of my life”…

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Author: 23/07/2014 [0] Comments 
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