The Good Burger

Being somewhat in between a traditional fast food restaurant and a real burger place, The Good Burger serves best of both worlds. Choose from the small but varied menu with burgers made sur place, either for take away or eating in. On a money diet? Consult their website for special […]

Julia Bakery

This bakery-and-café-in-one has take away as well as eat in, so you can not only enjoy its bread and cakes at home, but also with a coffee at the large wooden tables. The owners of Julia Bakery are passionate about baking, and will kindly explain you everything you want to […]

Dulces Dreams

Walking past this little square, there is no way you can miss Dulces Dreams, a café as sweet as its name. With a colourful mix ‘n’ match of chairs and couches, Dulces Dreams lures you right in. Its menu boasts healthy juices as well as sweat treats and yummy sandwiches, […]


Economically-priced gym with basic infrastructure and extra activities, such as body combat and cycling. Take the escalators down in the Málaga Plaza shopping centre (next to El Corte Inglés) to find VivaGym. Mon – Fri: 06:00 – 24:00 Sat – Sun: 08:00 – 21:00 Subscription: 26,90€/month, plus one-off fee of 21.00€ […]

GO fit

Large club with a focus on a healthy lifestyle. Includes swimming pool and spa. GO fit has two gyms right outside the historic centre: up north (Segalerva), and up west along the coast (Huelin). Mon – Fri: 07:00 – 23:00 Sat: 09:00 – 22:00 Sun and holidays: 09:00 – 20:00 Segalerva Calle Actriz […]


Economically priced gym with basic infrastructure and extra activities, such as body pump and cycling. Synergym boasts four centres in Málaga. Los Guindos is located five kilometres up west near the coast, the gym of Los Tilos can be found near the María Zambrano train station, the one from Reding is […]

O2 Centro Wellness: exclusive

Exclusive club. Membership includes access to gym with group classes, spa and swimming pool. You will find this club in one of the quiet streets of El Perchel when walking towards the train station Maria Zambrano from the centre. Calle de la Plaza de Toros Vieja, 5, 29002 Málaga www.o2centrowellness.com Image […]

Heladería Chocolate

At the bottom end of Calle Larios lays this hidden gem. Ideal for a quick cool-me-off while shopping, because we all know how tiring that is. Choosing might be difficult, so feel free to ask to taste some flavours before making up your mind. Calle Martínez, 22, 29005 Málaga cone, one […]


Feeling adventurous? This place is famous for their alternative flavours, such as Frozen (as in the Disney film) or a choice between Whatsapp and Facebook. What’s more, you can cover your chosen creation in a wide range of toppings and sauces – for free! Calle Granada, 8, 29015 Málaga Muelle […]


Smoy? Smoo-ey? Smoh-ey? We’re not so sure… Open till 01:30, so great for a midnight stop. The international frozen yoghurt brand has quickly taken over the world with its yoghurt ice cream. Personalise it by choosing your own toppings, such as cookies, dulce de leche or mango. Tip for the […]


For a fancy ice cream! Slightly more expensive,  but the fruit flavours are so fresh it feels like licking frozen fruit! What’s more, the chocolate and cookies ice cream is packed with goodness. Choose as many flavours as you like, and watch how the Amorino expert shapes your ice cream cone […]

Yoga Sala: energy and relaxation

With a Facebook community of over 4,000 followers, Yoga Sala is definitely one of the best known centres. Leader and former secondary school teacher Joaquín welcomes you in a relaxing atmosphere in the heart of Malaga for yoga classes with a focus on energy and relaxation. Apart from the standard […]

Efecto Yoga: hatha yoga

The Hatha yoga classes from Efecto Yoga take place in the Soho district of town, and are run by three dynamic Spaniards, Mónica, Christiana and Francisco. Hatha is known for its gentle approach to yoga, for a class that will leave you feeling more relaxed and looser. Note that they provide […]

Brunchit Organic

Don’t be fooled by their name – this place does a lot more than just brunch. Apart from the Italian-styled food – paninis and pizzas – they also serve salads, burgers and cakes, all made with organic ingredients and served in an industrial setting. No time to sit down? Ask […]

Iglesia de Santiago Apóstol (Santiago Church)

In this remarkable church in the narrow and busy Calle Granada Pablo Picasso, one of the most important painters of the 20th century, was baptized in 1881, and was given his full 23-words name: Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Martyr […]

Parroquia De Los Santos Mártires (Church of the Sainted Martyrs)

With its colourful brick walls and beautiful arches, this Christian church looks as lovely as the little square where it is located. It was erected in honour of the martyrs Ciriaco and Paula, patrons of the city, after the Spanish conquest in 1487. The eclectic architecture is especially noticable inside […]

Iglesia de Sagrado Corazón (Sacred Heart Church)

Built in 1920, this is the youngest church of Málaga and often confused by tourist with the Cathedral, although its neo-Gothic style give away that it is a build much more recent. The beautifully pointed arches and towers draw your attention upwards, but definitely don’t miss out on the decorations on the […]

Málaga Cathedral

The Cathedral, officially the Nuestra Señora de la Encarnación (Our Lady of Incarnation), is not only a church, but also a symbol of Málaga. With a style that is difficult to define, ranging from a Baroque facade to a Renaissance interior with Gothic elements, the cathedral is as interesting as it is appealing. […]