Community guides on Costa del Sol

Be inspired by Costa del Sol community guides written by our community (13)

Sort by

#1/13
Rating:
4.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Malaga
More familiar as the gateway to the Costa del Sol, the breezy Mediterranean port of Malaga is also a perfect spot for art-lovers to while away a weekend... read more »
#2/13
Rating:
5
(2 comments)
Destination: Nerja
Trip type: Beach
Whether you're looking for a bit of culture with your sun and sand, a base for family days out or just fancy sampling some Spanish food, Nerja's the place to go... read more »
#3/13
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
It's autumn – but there are still places close to home with reliable sunshine, a low risk of rain and temperatures of up to 29C. From the Costa Blanca to Sicily, Crete and Sorrento, we pick the best... read more »
#4/13
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Malaga
Málaga is often considered little more than a gateway airport to the sunny beaches of the Costa del Sol, but there's more to it than that - this is a city that oozes culture, history and Spanish style... read more »
#5/13
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Ronda
One of Spain's oldest, most romantic cities, Ronda has grown up around the plunging gorge of El Tajo. Look down if you dare - then check out these ideas for what else to do and where to eat and stay... read more »
#6/13
No image
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Malaga
Malaga may be the name on their boarding pass, but most visitors to the Costa del Sol turn the other way out of the airport and give this lovely city a miss. Big mistake...... read more »
#7/13
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Destination: Malaga
Trip type: Cultural, Spa, Winter Sun
Lose yourself in Malaga's old quarter and relax in the atmospheric Arab baths before venturing to the historic botanic gardens. Here is how I would spend three days in the Costa del Sol's capital... read more »
#8/13
No image
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Malaga
The Spanish city of Malaga has everything for a perfect short break - easy transfer from the airport, one of the best climates in Europe, culture, bars and restaurants aplenty and an enormous beach ... read more »
#9/13
Rating:
4
(6 comments)
Destination: Marbella
Thousands of tourists visit Marbella and the Costa del Sol each year but few venture into the hills. Unfortunately they are missing one of the most beautiful, traditional villages of Spain: Ojén... read more »
#10/13
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
For most, Malaga is simply a stepping stone to the busy resorts of the Costa del Sol. But take some time out in this magnificent city for a taste of the real Andalusia and the real Spain... read more »
#11/13
No image
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Trip type: Cruise
Now the QE2 is being converted into a Dubai hotel, Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2 is the only oceangoing liner - and this ship does cruises too... read more »
#12/13
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Destination: Ronda
Trip type: Short Break
Test your head for heights during a stroll round the picturesque and historic streets of dramatically located Ronda, in southern Spain... read more »
#13/13
No image
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Málaga may be reinventing itself as a cultural destination but there’s a lot more to this unfairly overlooked Spanish jewel... read more »
Showing 13 results