Costa del Sol. Mijas. Villa Santana

Travellers

Though it is tempting to just stay put at the house there are plenty of places to go either as a day trip or for a couple of nights.

Mijas
http://www.andalucia.com/mijas/pueblo.htm

Costa del Sol
http://www.visitcostadelsol.com/things-to-do

For walkers
The house is on the Great Malaga  Path
http://www.gransendademalaga.es/en/

Day trips

  • Malaga, just strol around the historic centre, visit the Picasso Museum or the Botancial Gardens.
  • El Torcal, really spectacular landscape. Take in a Venta for lunch too.
  • Marbella y Puerto Banús.
  • Ronda.
  • Gibraltar.

Longer Trips

  • Granada and the Alhambra (1.5 hr drive).
  • Sevilla (2.5 hr drive).
  • Córdoba (3 hr drive).
  • Jerez (2 hr drive).
  • Cádiz (3 hr drive).