Travel Blogs from Marbella
... and would occasionally talk to one of the locals as they walked by our table. We had a local wine, literally grown in the valley that was wonderful! It was a memorable evening between the views, the meal, and our discussions with Frank about the local area and culture. If you're in the area, this is a 'do not miss'. In fact, we would come back again, just for another meal at the El Muelle!
This is why we came to southern Spain!
... and shops and doing some major people watching.
Later in the day we returned to one of the central squares and watched as people left the bullfight arena. Many of the ladies were attired in traditional dresses. Bob approached one group of four and asked if he could take their picture. They graciously agreed and seemed to take delight in posing for the camera.
... very much but will see them and all my other family and friends in a months time. Once I land in Gatwick I'll hop on a bus to go to Heathrow and stay in a hotel there overnight before boarding my plane to South Africa on Monday 1st September. Goodbyes were hard but over it now and it's only nerves and excitement I'm ...
... take holidays but that’s usually in the nick, innit?
The old city of Marbella is magic, small streets, lots of cafes and bars and just great place to meander, lots of small restaurants with great value meals and drinkies, what more could ye want with perfect weather, friends and food...ok a wee glass of vino just topped it all off.
The nearest big city to Marbella is Malaga – birthplace of Pablo Picasso , did you know his ...
... a gratin with Parmesan cheese, and of course a favourite here, one dish with their Parma hams. It all looked good! We waddled out of there through the hustle and bustle of the restaurant, stumbled on to two other restaurants Tony researched, he was pleased as punch. He loves researching restaurants as much as he loves to eat at them! Happy for him, I gave him a pat on the back and THEN I saw it, George's car parked right beside ours....do you think? Take care, ...
Other places to stay in Marbella
Urbanizacion 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
Plaza Jose Luque Manzano s/n, 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 Del 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
Calle San Ramon, 15 , Marbella | 2 star hotelfrom $93
C/ Virgen del Pilar 11, Marbella | 3 star hotelfrom $81
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