Travel Blogs from Málaga
... same wherever you are.
When a ship docks all passengers will be given a time by which they must be back on board. This time is very clearly displayed as you exit and no one has an excuse for being late. But fortunately some people think it does not apply to them, or they misjudge the amount of time needed to return to the ship from wherever they are. And thus starts the Malaga Marathon.
The rules for spectators are very simple. Place yourself in a ...
... the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre. Wade and I told the boys - we are doing six nights there, but we will probably want to leave after one or two.
Once again, the kids learned that their parents can be wrong. Very often and very wrong.
The apartment was a ground floor apartment in Paris with two gardens (who knew that was a thing?) and about a five minute walk to the Metro and Trains. It was beautiful. So large and bright and had everything you’d need. Right off the ...
... enough to cover the sights of interest. I
first made the obligatory visit to the city’s cathedral, one relatively young
by European cathedral standards with much of the construction dating from the
1700s. Malaga’s cathedral isn’t especially large in terms of area but seems
very tall compared to many other cities’ cathedrals.
Net I hit the Alcazaba, the Moorish era fortress that
spreads up the hill from ...
... It has one of the warmest
winters in Europe, with average temperatures of 17 °C (62.6 °F) during the day and 7–8 °C (45–46 °F) at night in the period from December through February. The summer season lasts about eight months, from April to November, although in the remaining four months temperatures sometimes reach around 20 °C (68.0 °F). Málaga's history spans about 2,800 years, making it one of the oldest cities in the world. It was founded by the Phoenicians ...
... option in Malaga, as there were a few companies that offered this. Syukri selected Bike2Malaga. Not only is their company logo a lovely pink (I approve!), their office is a stone's throw from the beach (more on that later) and barely 10 minutes walk away from our hotel. Very easy to get to.
They had several bike tours available, all of which last for 2-3 hours. We initially wanted to go for the Panorama Bike Tour which will apparently ...