San Isidro Fiesta

San Isidro Fiesta Nerja’s traditional San Isidro fiesta will take place this year on Friday the 15th of May 2015. Perhaps Nerja’s favourite fiesta for many, it honours the patron saint of farmers.┬áThe procession of horses, oxen, floats and people in traditional dress commences at 12.00pm from the church of El Salvador near the Balcon […]

Nerja’s Day of the Pedal

This year’s Andalucia Day (28th of February) saw over two thousand cyclists take to the streets of Nerja in its annual Day of the Pedal event. The roads around the centre were closed and due to the good weather many people lined the streets to enjoy the event. The prize for the oldest participant was […]

Malaga Christmas Lights

Christmas in Malaga

Sweets, parties, lights, markets lots and lots of poinsettias and a huge parade in January. The Spanish Christmas is lovely, low key and family oriented but with all the magic that Christmas is supposed to envoke. At the start of December, the stores start selling mantecados and turrones. Mantecados are sweets made from lard and […]