Marbella is rich with culture and beautiful resorts. Its remarkable beaches are the highlights here where you can lay back to enjoy a stunning view. Stroll down the alleyways filled with centuries old fountains, historical remains and balconies decorated with beautiful flowers. The cafes, restaurants which offer seafood and the beaches here are worth your energy and time. Do something absolutely special for your other half in this beautiful city, for indeed Marbella is filled with surprises.
While in Marbella you won’t get bored. You can start of your day by visiting Tarifa. Tarifa has long white sandy beaches, lots of hotels, bed and breakfasts and for those more in touch with their outdoor side, some great campsites where you can pitch your tent and be at one with nature! Along with visiting Tarifa you must town of Ronda. Ronda is a beautiful white-walled city and has many signs that you must go and see while you are here enjoying the coast. The Arabic baths are also worth a visit as they date back to the 13th century, as well as the Plaza de Toros or bullring one of the oldest operational bullrings in Spain.
If you want to visit one of Marbella’s historical site it’s just a 30 minute drive away from Marbella is Malaga, one of the oldest cities in the world. There are two fabulous museums in Malaga, the Picasso which hosts some of Pablo Picasso’s most famous and stunning works of art; and the Thyssen Museum, named after Baroness Carmen Thyssen-Bornemisza who has given much of her personal art collection to the city to be displayed.
More places to visit!
· Visit the indoor food market in Marbella and get the freshest fish around! The Mercado Municipal is located at the top of the old town and is open on Monday through till Saturday. You can get fresh fish, meat, vegetables and herbs of every kind; it’s a must see especially for food lovers!
· One of Marbella’s famous beach clubs including Sala Beach, Nikki Beach, Ocean Club, Del Mar or Puro Beach is a definite must while you are visiting Marbella.
· Walk round Puerto Banus, soak in the opulence and see all the luxurious yachts
· The amazing yachts of Puerto Banus are also definitely a must see. Many celebrities and famous sporting stars often anchor their yachts at the port
As if these weren’t enough, Marbella also offers something for the adventurous spirit. It is paradise for sports lovers and those who want to learn more about their sport. Marbella has a lot of sports clubs that will teach you a wide variety of sports – lawn tennis, horseback riding and other equestrian sports, wind surfing, sailing an a whole lot more. Marbella’s surrounding areas also lends itself to mountain climbing, hiking, and biking activities.