Nerja celebrates its October Fair.
Nerja Fair, in honor of Virgen de las Angustias and San Miguel Archangel . Every year in late September, the patron saint is carried in a procession from the chapel to the church of El Salvador. The main day of the fair, October 10, after the celebration of the holy Mass, Virgen de las Angustias will be taken back to the chapel accompanied by the statue of San Miguel Archangel
The most important activities of Nerja are fair: a flamenco festival, various folk performances, sports and cultural activities, street parties, live music, attractions, the crowning of the Queens of the Fair, etc. Also there will be the election of Miss and Mister Nerja to intervene in beauty contests at provincial and regional levels.
This weekend the Tourist day of Torrox will take place. Come and visit our village the 14th of September 2012!
The program for this day is:
10.00h Itinerary Torrox Pueblo ( there is a free bus service from Torrox Costa)
12.00h Carnations will be given away (Torrox Costa – Torrox Pueblo – El Morche)
21.30h Flamenco night will start at the viewpoint in Torrox Costa with a show performed by Lucia and Lidia, followed up by the Tourist day awards at 23.00h and from 23.30 live music by Evaro Cueva (Winner of the Flamenco competition XXIV Torrox)
Come to Frigiliana tomorrow (21/07/12) and visit the show of different traditional dances.
The show starts at 21:00hrs at Pasacalles in Frigiliana and continues from 21:30 onwards at the tree cultures square.
This very poplar event will show you samples of different traditional dances, mainly Spanish but also traditional dances of Russia, South-America and Africa.
Frigiliana is located at only 10 minutes from Calaceite Torrox Costa, and can easy be reached by car. Frigiliana is a white village located in Andalusia and famous about its historical centre, flowers and views.
Virgen del Carmen, in English, Our Lady of Mount Carmel. In Spain the Virgen del Carmen is also called Virgen of the sea.
Every year this event is celebrated the 16th of July.The first act is a flower offer this Saturday, the 14th of July at 19.00hrs. Sunday the 15th of July 2012, from 22:00 hrs onwards the typical Moraga will take place. A Moraga is a typical Spanish feast celebrated on the beach and consists of life music, eating (mainly fish) and drinking.
Monday the 16th of July a holy mass will take place in honour of the Virgen del Carmen in the “El Salvador” church of Nerja.
After the holy ceremony some musical performances will take place, followed up by the procession through the centre of Nerja. This procession ends at Playa Torrecilla, where the Virgen del Carmen will be carried into the sea. The statue will be put on a boat and paraded along the coastline, and brought back to Playa Calahonda where fireworks will be lighten upon her arrival.
An typical event in Nerja which should not be missed during your stay in Nerja!
This summer, for the months july – august and september 2012 we have reduced all available apartments of block 7 by 30%.
These apartments all have 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, sea views, mountain views and are fully furnished! Don´t miss this opportunity.
Apartment 7132, from 300.000€ now 210.000€
Apartment 7202, from 280.000€ now 205.000€
Apartment 7212, from 280.000€ now 196.000€
Apartment 7232, from 303.500 now 199.000€
Apartment 7302, from 280.000€ now 210.000€
Apartment 7322, from 298.500 now 195.000€
Summer campaign 2012 Calaceite Apartments
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Telephone: (0034) 660 51 84 50 / (0034) 952 52 78 70
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This year the day of the Muscatel grape in Iznate will be celebrated the 4th of August 2012.
Iznate is an Andalusian white village, located at only 32km from Torrox Costa and can easy be reached by the A7 Motorway when staying at Fuerte Calaceite Torrox.
View the Google map to get directions.
The town of Iznate is located at an altitude of 310 metres which gives you a superb views of the region. This reagion is famous of the muscatel grape vineyards. These grapes are the reason for this feast. This day there will be performances of music bands, a gastronomic route (a walk through the village) where you can taste typical dishes such as gazpacho, stew, honey pancakes and of course: Muscatel wine!
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At Calaceite Torrox the apartments are distributed in a way they ALL have breathtaking sea views. However, one apartments block in special has a 100% sea view! This is Block number 3 and there are still 4 apartments for sale at reduced prices.
- Apartment 3112, in price reduced from 335.294€ to 285.000€. A spacious first floor, 2 bedroom/ 2 bathrooms apartment, fully furnished, excellent financial conditions.
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- Apartment 3211, in price reduced from 335.294€ to 285.000€. Located on the first floor, spacious 2 bedroom apartment, fully furnished with high quality furniture and decoration. Ready to move into!
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- Apartment 3312, in price reduced from 375.000€ to 330.000€! this 3 bedroom/2 bathroom apartment, located on the corner of the building with 2 spacious terraces where you can enjoy the breathtaking sea views! Don´t miss the opportunity and contact us now: request more info
- Apartment 3222, in price reduced from 337.500€ to 287.500€. Located on the second floor with even more sea views! Fully furnished, fully equipped, magnificent sea views! 2 bedrooms/ 2 bathrooms apartment. Request more info
Picture taken at one of the apartments, Block 3
Blue flags: The Blue Flag is a trademark owned by FEE which is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organisation, consisting of 65 organisations in 60 member countries in Europe, Africa, Oceania, Asia, North America and South America.
Malaga has received this year 30 Blue Flags for their beaches of which 4 are located in Nerja: Burriana, Torrecilla, El Playazo and Maro beach.
In total there are 93 blue flag- beaches in Andalusia, 14.3% more than last year.
A blue flag is sought for beaches and marinas as an indication of their high quality and environmental standards.
To see all blue flag beaches for Spain visit: BlueFlag.org
Last Friday the XXIV National Flamenco sing contest has started in the village of Torrox, as every year organized by the “Peña Flamenca La Bodega” and sponsored by “Concejalía de Cultura del Ayuntamiento de Torrox.”
40 artists have registered to participate to become the best Flamenco singer. This festival attracts Flamenco singers from all over Andalusia and is a well known festival in Spain and Europe.
This contest will be held at the “Picasso” square, on the dates: 15 and 30th of June and 7, 14 and 21 of July. The final is scheduled for the 28th of July 2012.
The prices are as follow:
1st prize, 1800 euros
2nd prize, 800 euro
3rd Prize € 600
4th Prize 400 euros
Former winners are Juan Delgado, Paco Moya, Rafael Sanchez, Jose Leon, Manuel Restoy, Antonio Ortega, and Thomas Pereira.
For all who don´t know where Torrox is at, Torrox is THE village with the best climate of Europe. Located in Andalusia, province of Málaga and divided in two parts: Torrox Pueblo (in the mountains) and Torrox Costa ( by the sea).
Torrox, the ideal place for nature lovers and beach holidays. The Axarquía, also know as the “unspoilt” Costa del Sol, there are less tourists and still “undiscovered” places to visit.Enough hiking itineraries to go hiking every day! Enough biking itineraries to go biking every day! Enough beaches to try a different beach every day!
Virgin of the sea @ Calaceite beach
Above you see a picture of Calaceite Beach, the virgin of the sea, the crystal clear sea and calm beach.
The picture underneath is also of Calaceite beach, at only 200m from apartments Calaceite, located in between Nerja and Torrox Costa.
Relax at Calaceite beach
Due to its mild climate, you will find people at the beach of Torrox nearly every day of the year.
Below a picture of the lighthouse of Torrox Costa where you can visit the ruins of a Roman settlement.
Lighthouse of Torrox
The boulevard of Torrox consists of numbers of bars and restaurants to have something to eat or drink, or maybe only to strawl for hours and have an ice cream. The boulevards ends at ” El Morche” a neighbourhood famous about their “blue flag” quality beaches with various services and beach activities.
a little paradise in Spain