Travel Blogs from Marbella
"Why don't we spend five weeks in Greece and the Islands this summer" he said to her........
Oh dear. What a bad choice this may turn out to be, with Greece running out of money and in economic turmoil.
Not sure yet if the talk of supermarkets running out of food, ferries cancelled and power cuts ...
Today has been marked on the calendar as a Day of Laziness since we first planned the trip. After the prior week of Go Go Go, we all knew we'd want some chill time. Fortunately the weather was compliant, and even though it was only in the high 60’s, the sun here is STRONG, and it felt quite a bit warmer than the thermometer indicated. In keeping with the lazy vibe ...
... was told by Antonio, he looked liked Antonio ... you'll have to see Face Book for more information ... The day we left we headed into town again for a look at a recommended market - think Porto, but not as weird. We left Lisboa pretty unimpressed, and would strongly recommend Porto and the Douro valley, over Lisboa, any day of the week. On leaving Lisbao, we made our way to the Algarve, and a camper site adjacent Portimao. 12th May The Algarve is a major holiday destination ...
... get into Gibraltar was brutal because the Spanish were protesting the British possession of the peninsula, so we walked from our hotel on the Spanish side across the border and into Britain. Oh, you're confused about how we're all of a sudden in Britain? I was too at first, but then learned that Britain has officially owned the peninsula since 1713 when the Spanish succeeded it to them officially ( the British first captured it in 1704). That means that ...
... in France, and I decided to turn around and head back down the mountain. The switchbacks are one thing, but add to that narrow roads in the village which are also switchbacks became too much of a test of my ability to drive a two seater with no air conditioning. As were were waiting to pull back on the road going south we did spot an interesting cave higher up the ridge.
Other places to stay in Marbella
Urb. Nueva Andalucia, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Average Hotel
- We did a Stag do & had a great time
- Fantastic time
Bulevar Principe Alfonso von Hohenlohe s/n, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $343
- Very nice
- Return visit was good.
Carretera Cadiz Km 173, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- Not four star
- What a dump
- Good value for money
C/ de Granadillas, s/n. Urb Guadalmina Alta, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Great value
- Good, but not a 5 star
Crta de Cadiz, Km 193, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $293
- Excellent Resort
- Sun and Fun in Spain!
- A delightful stay only one complaint.....
Jose Melia s/n, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $308
- Do Not go to the Don Pepe
- Gran Melia Don Pepe in Marbella is a great hotel
Avenida Severo Ochoa, 8, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $172
- Loved it!!
- Fantastic hotel
- Unhelpful staff
Mario Vargas Llosa, S/N, Carretera de Cadiz km 175, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- Tranquil and pleasant
- Great food
- Lovely Hotel
C/ Edgar Neville S/N, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $202
- Do recommend
- Has the potential to be great
- Five star facilities two star staff.
Ctra Cadiz, Km 189, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $64
- Overall a nice hotel
Blvd Principe Alfonso Von Hohenlohe, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $93
- Business Hotel
- Very good!
- Great hotel
Urbanizacion Estrella del Mar. Las Chapas, Carretera Nacional 340. Km, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $210
Ctra. de Cadiz, Km 166, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $286
- Beautiful decor
- Excellent stay
Blvd. Principe Alfonso de Hohenlohe, C.N. 340, km 179, Marbella | 5 star hotelfrom $111
- 1st class experience
- Excellent stay in Costa del Sol
- Lots of problems
Urb. Guadalmina Baja s/n, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- If you want a relaxing break for a few days this is the right hotel for you.
- Nice, But......
Paseo Maritimo, s/n, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Great position excellent value
- Excellent Hotel!
- Fab Gettaway!
Avenida Conde de Rudi, s/n, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $107
C/ Victor de la Serna s/n, Marbella | 3 star hotelfrom $84
Ctra. N-340, Km 173, Nueva Andalucia, Marbella | Hotelfrom $111
Avda. Manolete, S/n - Nueva And., Marbella | 1 star hotelfrom $179
Urb. Elviria s/n, Marbella | 4 star hotelfrom $113
C/ Jacinto Benavente s/n 6, Marbella | 3 star hotelfrom $75
C/ Virgen del Pilar 11, Marbella | 3 star hotelfrom $81
Calle San Ramon, 15 , Marbella | 2 star hotelfrom $93
Carretera Nacional 340, Km 192, Marbella | 3 star hotelfrom $47
- Disguisting holiday of a lifetime
- Nice hotel . but !
Avda Antonio Belon 2, Marbella | 2 star hotelfrom $54