The Gran Hotel Miramar (5*****GL) opens its doors in Málaga
So it has finally happened – we now have a luxury 5*****GL Hotel in the city of Málaga. It is quite wonderful to see this beautiful old building restored to … Continue reading
Yet another amazing Museum opens in the city – The Museum of Málaga
I find it astonishing to have yet another incredible Museum opening in the city of Málaga. What a privilege to have so many cultural attractions in Málaga. This one has … Continue reading
Wonderful things are happening on the restaurant scene in Málaga
As so many of you who have taken our Gourmet Tapas Tours in Málaga will know, we love seriously good food. The last 5 months have seen the opening of 4 … Continue reading
The newest Room Mate Hotel opens in Málaga – Room Mate Valeria
We have worked with the Room Mate chain since they first came to Málaga (and in fact, through our sister company we have worked with their hotels all over the … Continue reading
Did you know that Spain has officially declared a World Tapas Day?
Yes – it is true! There have been a few “unoffical” ones in the past but Turespaña announced earlier this year that every third Thursday of June of each … Continue reading
Torrijas Malagueñas – the traditional sweet nibble of Holy Week in Málaga
All Malagueños love Torrijas during Semana Santa and they are widely available in most cafes and bars as something to have with your coffee to re-charge your batteries for the … Continue reading
“El Cenachero” – an emblematic statue of a Sardine Seller in Málaga
One of the most emblematic statues in Málaga has an association with food of course! The “Cenachero” is a most loved historical figure in the city and mostly sold the … Continue reading
Discovering Sherry and where to find it in Málaga
It is always wonderful to introduce people to the delights of Sherry on our Tapas Tours in Málaga – it is such a highly under-rated drink. Sherry is “possibly” one … Continue reading
“The Four Seasons” – Extraordinary Art at the Collection of the Russian Museum of Málaga
I raved about the Collection of the Russian Museum when it opened in Málaga last year and have visited often. They have recently changed the permanent collection and the new exhibition … Continue reading
Tapas In Málaga shortlisted for prestigious Award.
Tapas in Málaga has been shortlisted for the Luxury Travel Guide Awards 2016 in the “Holiday and Tour Specialist Awards”! We are highly honoured to be shortlisted for such a prestigious … Continue reading
When Málaga was even more “colourful”!
I always think of Málaga as a colourful city – I guess that is because of the people and wonderfully vibrant atmosphere! What I never realised until yesterday, is that … Continue reading
The Russian State Art Collection (St. Petersburg) opens in Málaga
The opening of the Russian State Art Museum from St. Petersburg has been somewhat overshadowed by the imminent opening of the first Pompidou Museum outside of France that will open … Continue reading
Malaga takes a Cultural Grand Jeté that even Rudolph Nureyev would be proud of!
It is finally happening! A city that was once held back by the “Costa del Sol” label is finally breaking free from that label! This week sees the opening of … Continue reading
Málaga’s reputation is as sparkling as the Christmas Lights!
It has taken a few years but the travel press is now taking very serious note of Málaga and everything it has to offer! We of course, are not surprised. … Continue reading
Another Gem of a Restaurant in Málaga – El Tres.
SADLY, THIS RESTAURANT HAS NOW CLOSED … but watch this space 😉 Joy of joys – we discovered El Tres about 2 or 3 days after it opened in April … Continue reading
All the world loves a party – Málaga Feria (10th – 19th August 2018)
The city is slowly but surely slipping into party mode and getting dressed up in anticipation of the annual August Feria. Nobody does it better than the Málagueños in our … Continue reading
Our favourite Restaurant in Málaga – JCG (José Carlos Garcia)
José Carlos Garcia first came to our notice many years ago when he was awarded a Michelin Star for his cuisine at the Café de Paris near the bullring in … Continue reading
Our favourite Hotel in Málaga – Room Mate Larios
Owing to the mass tourism of the Costa del Sol, Málaga is a city that has been too often overlooked. Many tourists who fly into Málaga airport do not realise … Continue reading
A Magnificent “Misconception” of Málaga City
I have just read the following on a well-known travel forum: “I’m thinking of visiting Malaga in a couple of weeks because it’s warmer than Ireland & appears to have … Continue reading
Guided Gourmet Tapas Tours in Malaga
We have made our first video slideshow and posted it on youtube. For full details and reservations please see all the tours we offer by visiting our website at http://www.tapasinmalaga.com
The day I played the Cello (Interactive Museum of Music, Málaga – MIMMA)
The newly opened Interactive Museum of Music in Malaga is situated in the old Palace of the Count of Navas (antiguo Palacio del Conde de las Navas). Built in 1770 … Continue reading
A Journey for the Senses – Málaga’s Arab Baths
Malaga’s ante has been upped yet again. The list of things to see and do in this stunning city seems to get longer year on year, to such an extent … Continue reading
“Sax” in the City – The Modern Music Scene in Málaga.
One of the most delightful things about Malaga is the vibrant local music scene. It just gets better and better as the years go by. Our most famous home-grown group … Continue reading
How to spend a couple of hours “under” Antonio Banderas! Semana Santa in Málaga.
Well, I knew that title would get your attention! Here we are approaching Semana Santa again in Málaga and we just want to share a little local knowledge. Málaga is a … Continue reading
10 Reasons to visit Málaga
1. Much of the historical centre of Málaga is pedestrianised and it is one of the easiest city centres in Spain in which to wander around. A maze of interesting streets and alleyways with … Continue reading
Blogging and Eating our way around the delightful city of Málaga, Andalucia
Excited to write our first post on our new blog for the New Year of 2013. Thank you in advance for following and we promise to bring you exciting news … Continue reading