Touring to Malaga or Bust

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This article is going to discuss the city of Malaga and why Malaga is one of the best places to visit in Spain as a tourist. It will discuss key points of the city and why it is a great place to visit for any tourists who are visiting Spain.

The city of Malaga is a city in the southern Spanish region that is the birthplace of Pablo Picasso, a famous Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, and stage designer. Malaga is the capital city of the Malaga province and is part of the Costa del Sol region with a population of around 600,000. Malaga is also a popular tourist destination.

The city offers a good deal of tourism based activities that will cater for virtually any tourist whatever their interests may be. The city has very beautiful beaches that are great for tourists to relax in the sun, hiking activities for the more adventurous tourists, architectural sites for those who wish to see some history of the area. What better way to travel than to relax on one of the beautiful beaches after an insightful morning at one of the museums like the Picasso museum or the Carman Thyssen museum. It goes without saying that some of the best 19th-century art in the world can be seen at either of these two museums.


Malaga serves as the main transport hub for the entire Costa del Sol area, and travel around the city and the surrounding areas are easy, being one of the most connected cities in the country. They have many modes of transport ranging from trains, buses, and even services to hire bicycles. There is also a metro, and there are four new metro lines planned.

A bus ticket costs as little as €1.30 and the metro can cost as little as €1.35, plus a €0.30 cost for a metro card. The city is committed to future development with new construction happening all the time, keeping the city with the modern times but preserving the all-important history of the city at the same time. Malaga has a wide array of traditional Spanish bars and restaurants, for those who like dining and nightlife. Malaga’s port is the oldest port that has been operating in Spain and it has been modernized in recent years. Beautiful city monuments such as the Alcazaba are something any traveler should see, and places like Old Town combine modernization with tradition and the end result is one of the best shopping experiences on offer to a tourist, and you can also buy many souvenirs. The city of Malaga has a rich history and culture and is unique. Malaga combines nicely a traditional experience with a modern experience.

Whether it is seeing one of the many galleries in Malaga which are easily the best in the southern area of Spain and some of the best galleries in the world, to relaxing in the sun on some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, to experiencing traditional Spanish nightlife, it is recommended that any seasoned or casual traveler visit Malaga at least once in their lifetime, chances are you will enjoy the experience so much that you will be returning before long.