is the second largest city in Andalusia. It is the gateway to the Costa del Sol (Sun Coast). Malaga was founded by the Phöneziern and populated by Romans, Visigoths, Moors, Iberia. The most famous sons of the city are Picasso and Antonio Banderas.
Among the Moors Malaga had a great importance. Highly interesting historical remains in the city itself and its surroundings bear witness to this great past. Given the scenic beauty of the province, magnificent beaches come as wildly romantic mountain ranges and the many picturesque villages.
The old town has been restored and is in a large-scale master plan and more and more developing into a tourist attraction, with Malaga remained a typical Spanish town.
Malaga has more than 35 museums, a museum city and constantly new and additional. It is the city in Spain with the most museums.
A cultural highlight is the Semana Santa at Easter and the Feria de Augusto in August, flock to the millions every year. A culinary highlight is an extensive tapas tour through the Old Town.
Malaga has 2 castles. From the lower and upper castle you have a beautiful view over the city. You can take an elevator up through the mountain to reach the top of the lower castle. The lower castle is visitable from the old town.
Since April 2012, Malaga has its own marina. The port was expanded and provided with many restaurant and shops.
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