COSTA DEL SOL PROPERTY & REAL ESTATE | weather | hotels | consulates | useful numbers | useful links
MalagaWeb Home
The Costa del Sol's Premier Travel & Tourist Guide  
home | malaga city  | costa del sol |  entertainment |  costa del golf | off the beaten track 
4Site Internet - web design  and development oor the Costa del Sol
malaga city
> Information
> City Guide
costa del sol
> Nerja
> Benalmadena
> Torremolinos
> Fuengirola
> Mijas
> Marbella
> Puerto Banus
entertainment
> Bars
> Restaurants
> Nightclubs
> Theme Parks
> Cinemas
costa del golf
> Golf
> Courses
off the track
> White Villages
> Coin
> Ronda
tourist info
> Currency Converter
> Car Hire
> Travel Guides
> Weather
> Sightseeing
> Hotels
> Learn Spanish
> Language Schools
> Consulates
> Useful Nºs
> Useful links
>> ADVERTISING | Currency Converter | Feedback | QuickNavigate Costa map | Printer Friendly
tourist tips

We would like to remind travelers that whilst areas off the beaten track enable visitors to see another side of Spain it should also be remembered that locals are far less likely to speak English. Road signs are also less prominent and the roads themselves are often much narrower and in worse condition. It's a good idea to go equipped with an up to date map and a Spanish phrase book in case of emergency.

Whilst most towns and villages have small shops and petrol/gas stations it's a good idea to make sure that the car is full and to take a bottle of water, especially if you have children or elderly people with you.

Most establishments will be operating on Spanish hours. This means that many places will open from 10.00-2.00 and from 4.30-8.00. Most places are CLOSED from 2.00 until 4.30, so bear this in mind.

White Villages of Andalusia

The white villages of Andalusia are probably most peoples stereotype of a traditional Spanish village. Perched upon a hill side with picturesque with the small villas divided by narrow alleys and streets. Surprisingly it is still possible to find villages such as this on the Costa del Sol. Here are seven examples of white villages scattered throughout the region.

Alpandeire - the place where Fray Leopoldo was born. Júbrique - situated on the top of a mountain, giving a fantastic views of the Sierra Rondeña. Pujerra - famed for its fine work with leather. Carratraca - famous for its natural sulphur spas. Alfarnatejo - with the ruins of its Muslim castle. Totalán - a little village of great interest for its natural beauty and for its archeological treasures. Sedella and Archez - full of monuments and Moorish retreats of great value and historical interest.

The map below provides a reference as to where each village is situated in the region


malaga city  | costa del sol | entertainment | costa del golf | off the beaten track 
Copyright © 1998 - 2020 4Site Internet - All rights reserved. - Legal Disclaimer
WebSite designed & developed by 4Site Internet