Travel Blogs from Benalmadena
... from the 11th century. It was built on a Roman town; the Roman ampitheatre that was discovered in 1951 just outside its entrance is an interesting juxtaposition to the Islamic architecture. The Alcazaba is made up of towers, mosques and buildings and surprisingly beautiful gardens within its walls.
In the evening we arranged our transport tickets for the remainder of our time in Spain.
To thank Rubens parents for their ...
... people watch and listen to music. The Spanish seem fantastic at having well placed street performers to add atmosphere to the area.
We spent time re-packing and cleaning up for the trip until Ruben returned home.
As it was Imogens 25th birthday we arranged a booking at a restaurant; as far as she knew it was something special for our last night together. Ruben snuck into the local supermarket for a ...
... All the others quickly bundled their stuff into their sheets and disappear so quickly. Obviously the cops are on their way, they must have a way of communicating down the line to know when to pack up and when its safe to come back. Some poor girl about 5yrs old was getting her hair braided, she gets rushed off behind a bar, the woman who is doing it has her kids there too, the little boy of about 2 or 3 picks up the stool and rushes away too. Pretty cute but crazy having your ...
... filth of feria had even spread to Malaga's waters. I also tried Taco Bell for the first time in my life. Proved to be very cleansing for the bowels. One afternoon I explored around the Alcazaba – the 800 year old Moorish fort – that overlooks the town. That was pretty cool. Other than that just talked **** with the guys, criticised Malaga/feria/Gabriel at every ...
... the place (after finding the same roundabout 3 times and a two way cliff road that fits one car!). When we got to the complex we were stunned, palm trees, ocean, pool, and 32 degrees... Amazing. This is where we start the tropical part of our vacation. Making it a little later than planned, we went to the store for supplies, we spent our first night sipping sangria and bbqing on the rooftop until dark. Perfection. ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking