Why to make your next holiday destination the Costa del Sol
Millions of visitors each year head to the Costa del Sol for their yearly getaway. Andalucia is such a beautiful part of Spain, with over 300 days of sunshine every year, beautiful mountain scenery and awe-inspiring coastlines. It is no surprise that those that have visited fall in love with the place, and return year after year.
It is a region that truly has something for everyone. Couples looking for a romantic break and a little culture, families looking to spend quality time with their loved ones while playing on the beach, friends looking to explore and enjoy great food and company with the odd cocktail thrown in. Why not try to see as much of the region as possible. You can explore and make your own adventures. Memories that will last a lifetime
Fascinating history and culture in the city of Malaga
One place you simply cannot miss is the city of Malaga. The main airport for the Costa del Sol is situated just outside the city, and it is easy to head to Delpaso Car hire in Malaga airport and pick up a vehicle that will help you make the most of your stay and all the wonderful places to visit.
The city itself was founded in around 770 bc by the Phoenicians, and as you walk around the city you will be able to see how over 2,000 years of history have influenced the style of the architecture. From the arabic to roman, carthaginian to christian. The moorish palace overlooking the city is well worth a visit. Called the Castillo de Gibralfaro it dates back to the 10th century.
For art lovers, the Museo Picasso is a must see. Picasso was born in Malaga and a large collection of his works are on display. There are also plenty of other galleries and displays to see.
For when you need a break from sightseeing, there are 15 beaches to choose from where you can relax and enjoy the sunshine, before heading into the evening to try some of the local gastronomy. There is a wide choice of seafood and authentic tapas.
Check out Puerto Banus for some glamour and luxury
Puerto Banus, Marbella, is well known as the playground of the wealth. Think sports cars, lines of millionaires yachts and great designer shops and boutiques.
This is the place to go for pure relaxation and great food, and even better service. The beaches are excellent and what is better than sitting at a chill out beach bar with a cold cocktail in the sun. Absolute heaven.
Go and explore Andalucía
Of course there is a lot more than beaches on the Costa del Sol, although the beaches are quite spectacular and definitely one very good reason to go.
You can also visit some beautiful towns and villages to get a real feel for Spain. Head down to the quaint fishing village of Nerja, or drive to the world famous Grenada and check out the moorish Alhambra palace.
Head out on your road trips in comfort and style
There are just so many great places to see in Andalucia, the only way to make the most of your holiday is going to be to have your own form of transport, and something that will make travel comfortable. There is plenty of choice of vehicles, from economic models like the Nissan Micra or Fiat 500, to the more luxurious models like the Audi Q7 or Mercedes S Class.
You can book online in advance and pay on arrival, resting safe in the knowledge that car insurance and car park services at the airport are covered for you from just 3 euros a day, and should you need it there is access to the customer support line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.