Are you a real explorer and love trying
the typical food of the places you visit?
If that is your case, you might be interested
in this week’s blog post as it is about the great tapas route the
beautiful town of Mijas has on every summer.
This is its 11th edition and there
are 11 participant establishments ( 9 bars and 2 ice cream
These bars offer every Tuesday and
Thursday, till the 31st of August, from 7:30 P.M to
11:30 P.M a drink ( beer, wine, water or soft drink) and a lovely tapa
for only 2.50€. In the case of the ice cream parlours they offer
an ice cream for that price and this offer is available until
Well, if right now you have the fortune of being on holiday at Hotel Florida Spa,your hotel in Fuengirola, we certainly recommend you not to miss one of the best tapas routes in Costa del Sol.
Are you currently having a great holiday with us at Hotel Florida Spa? If that is the case, you can consider yourself lucky as one of the most important and awaited events in Fuengirola starts tomorrow.
The event we are talking about is the International Festival of Fuengirola,
one of the most popular events in Costa
As usual the festival will be hosted at
the fairground, and this year it will be on from Tuesday the 30th of April till Sunday the 5th
will home a total of 33 countries
from across the globe, so this is no
doubt the perfect opportunity to
discover their local dishes, culture
and typical music and dances without leaving Costa del Sol.
Festival of Fuengirola is one of the
most consolidated and successful
events in Costa del Sol and this
is why this year we will be celebrating its 25th anniversary.
Although it has been hosted for many years, there
is always something new and exciting
about it. This year for example Canada
and Estonia will participate in it for
the first time and Japan and Jamaica will return after being absent last year.
While the festival is on, from 1:00 P.M to 4:00 A.M there will be lots of things going on and lots
to do at the fairground, though the most expected day is always when
the traditional parade takes place.
This year this stunning parade will
be on Wednesday the 1st of
May, which is a bank holiday in
Spain as it is International Workers
Day. The parade will start around 11:30
A.M in Plaza de España (town centre) and will arrive to the fairground at around 1:00 P.M.
Same as in previous editions there will be a free entry International Trade Fair that
will contain some stalls where you
will have the chance to all kind of
products, including food from
Do not miss the 25th edition of the International Festival of Fuengirola! We are sure you will have a brilliant time!!
As you know at Hotel Florida Spa we love good
food, so this week on our blog we would like to recommend you an excellent gourmet route organised by the
This gourmet route started on the 15th
of March and will be on until Sunday
the 14th of Abril, from 12:30 P.M to 3:00 P.M and from 7:00 to 11:00 P.M
8 well-known restaurants in Mijas Pueblo participate
in this route (Latitud 36, Bodega
del Pintor, Alboka Gastro, Koko Café, Chemas Terrace, Restaurante Fiesta, La
Cucina di Nico, y Restaurante Triana). For a fixed price of 19 euros per person
each of these restaurants offer a full
menu that consists of a starter, a main dish, a dessert and half a bottle of
A gourmet passport will be given to those who order the gourmet menus. The passports will have to be handed in at the tourist office of Mijas or La
Cala before the 30th of April,
for a chance to win a five-day cruise
for two people departing from Malaga.
If you love tasting
new things, you have the fortune to be on holiday with us and you were also planning to visit Mijas, we certainly recommend you give a try to this superb gourmet route.