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City Guide Malaga, Spain

Visiting Malaga

Malaga is the second largest city in the Spanish province of Andalusia, and is known as the gateway city to Spain's popular Costa del Sol area.

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Malaga City Reviews

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    Anonymous

    Malaga: The city for Spanish vacationers

    The thing I loved most is that most of the people I met around the city are from Spain. There are some touristy parts but nothing close to that of Barcelona. There's is plenty of history to check out but my recommendation is simply spend your time on the beach. Watch out for jellyfish in the water if you plan on swimming far, waves are small and water is clean (depending which part of the beach you are at).

    Insider Tip:Spend at least one day doing absolutely nothing but laying on the beach, maybe playing a little volleyball. Vendors walk by selling beer/water/soda so you only have to move if you get hungry. The restaurants on the beach are perfect as well. Tapas tapas tapas

  • 80%

    lea1998

    Málaga - definitely worth it

    My friends and I (18 years old) stayed at Málaga for a weekend only - but it was a great and unforgettable experience. Málaga is a perfect combination of culture, shopping, beach and partying. Together with sun and the spanish atmosphere it makes Málaga being a city we will definitely come back to one day.

    Insider Tip:Drinking a cocktail in one of the bars at Plaza de Uncibay is a great way to watch people and enjoy the atmosphere of a warm summer night in Málaga.

  • 90%

    Anonymous

    MALAGAAAAAA

    Great city, very beautiful full of nice people in the small streets, a great opportunity for some sun, see, and good food!! also cheap

  • 80%

    Anonymous

    Nice location

    Nice location, clean bathroom, friendly staff. My room was little bit dirty, but it was not big problem.

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    Anonymous

    Malaga

    The City has a rich history and there are so many things to visit so take your time in malaga XD Plus you can build your base there and go to almost every near city for daytrips because the buses go nearly everwhere and the price for the buses is really good.

    Insider Tip:Take the Freetour in Malaga, we learnd so many things beacause of that and the 3 hours are well invested

Spain: Itinerary

The north-eastern Spanish city is among one of Europe's favourite destinations for short breaks and a popular spot with inter-railers going to Spain. It is also home to some of the world's most fascinating architecture thanks to the works of Antoni Gaudi.

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