Costa del Sol hides many tourist gems. One of them is Torremolinos, a resort being known as flamenco town. Here you can dance the night away, and spend the day on craziness in the largest water park on the coast.
Paraphrasing a famous saying, we can conclude that in Andalusia all roads lead to Malaga. On the occasion of visiting this comely town you can stop by in the adjacent Torremolinos. You can get here by cercanías (a fast train) in just 5 minutes. It’s smaller, but by no means quieter, and offers tourists a wide range of entertainment at numerous bars and pubs are located along the beach. It's a great place both for fans of partying in the rhythms of the latest dance hits, as well as for the blissful relaxation on the golden sand.
The city of flamenco
Many people consider Torremolinos as one of the most beautiful resorts in Andalusia. It’s right here where extends Playa del Lido, one of the most famous beaches in Spain. It’s adored by water sports enthusiasts, spending hours on surfing in local waters, as well as sailing and water skiing fans. The coast also offers several places ideal for fishing.
We cannot forget that Torremolinos is a city of flamenco. If someone wants to learn this very Spanish dance, he can do that here. People willing to can choose among many clubs that offer quick courses, allowing to master basic steps in flamenco.
The town is very popular among people, who want to spend their holidays in the most active way, dancing the night away in the disco. Not without reason it has a reputation of the Spanish capital of entertainment. Tourists come here from all over the world to rejuvenate mentally and indulge in parties. Clubs are pulsating with life day and night, vibrating with energy and flashing lights. Party people, who get hungry, can visit in "chiringuitos" - beach restaurants serving delicious fish dishes.
Holidays you won’t forget
Apart from dancing, crazy parties and exploring the flavors of local drinks, adrenaline lovers have many other opportunities to entertain – both in the town as well as in the surrounding resorts. Torremolinos neighbors with Benalmadena Costa. Between promenades of the two resorts is Puerto Marina, one of the most beautiful marinas in Europe built in Moorish-Andalusian style.
In the aforementioned Benalmadena Costa is a casino and a famous amusement park - Show & Amusement Park Tivoli World. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and illuminated fountains there are more than 40 attractions for people of all ages, including a Ferris wheel, roller coaster, Tivoli Dragon, house of fear, go-karts and a range of other activities available for less than 8 euros. In the park you can lose the track of time, especially after purchasing a band Supertivolino (for 14.95 euros), which gives you an unlimited access to 37 attractions.
However, in the resort you can find Aqualand Torremolinos, the largest water park on Costa del Sol. Adults and children will have a great fun in swimming pools with water slides – they can try, for example, Multipista , Crazy Cones and Surf Beach. In between of a carefree paddling in the water, you visit La Palapa restaurant and eat delicious fried fish, pizza or spaghetti. The extensive menu features a grilled meat dishes and delicious desserts.
Where to stay?
Costa del Sol offers tourists many hotels and guesthouses, but those, who prefer to stay in the motorhome, will probably choose Camping Malaga Monte Parc. Two adults will pay 15-25 euros per day, depending on the season. The price includes an access to water and electricity, but also a position of the vehicle.
Holidays in Torremolinos give us the bulk of attractions and mass of memories, which we will warm us up on winter evenings. The dancing resort never sleeps, and the sun shines here very strongly.