With almost 600,000 people is Malaga the sixth-largest city in Spain. Malaga is located in the south, in Andalusia, on the seafront on the Costa del Sol and enjoys therefore all year round a great weather. In addition, the city lies just a short distance from other known Spanish cities like Seville, Marbella and Granada.
Not without reason, Málaga applied for 2016 as European Capital of Culture, because it has much to offer. The Alcazaba, a Moorish fortress from the 8th century, its beautiful cathedral, built on a mosque and a Roman amphitheater from the 3rd century offer a lot of culture and history.
As Picasso’s birth place, there is in Malaga also a lot to see for art lovers. The Picasso Museum houses over 200 works of this artist. And also the fun comes in Málaga thanks to an extravagant nightlife and numerous sporting activities not too short.