La Peregrina Centro

“I want to mingle with the locals.” “I’d like a lunch for less than 10 euros.” “I want to eat some typically local food.” Look no further – La Peregrina fits your needs. This restaurant has three branches, one of them located in the centre of Málaga right off Plaza […]

Mapas y Compañía

Like you need an extra pair of eyes, that’s how it feels when you enter Mapas y Compañía. The shop is covered from wall to wall with maps and globes in all styles and colours, but also books for children and adults, fun gadgets and beautiful interior decoration. The store has […]


If you put a sign outside saying that your own carrot cake is “espectacular”, then the bar is set high. Everest high. Good thing that the ladies of Desal know what they are doing. Having tested both their carrot cake AND chocolate cake (no half measures here) we can confirm […]

Santa Canela

“Why have chairs and tables indoors if you live in Málaga?”, the founders of Santa Canela must have thought. They converted the small indoor space into a showcase for their cakes, and turned the big terrace into a seating area. The heaters and blankets keep you warm on even the […]

Ashtanga Yoga: respiration and movement

Right off Plaza Uncibay you enter the Ashtanga Yoga Málaga centre, where Patricia Acuña immerses you in the secrets of Ashtanga Yoga as taught by the Indian teacher Shri K Pattabhi Jois. With Ashtanga you get an intense work-out with a sequence of different poses always performed in the exact […]

Mia Coffee shop

Whether it is good vibes or coffee you are looking for, Mia Coffee has both. The small coffee shop has loads of playful slogans on the walls, but also serves outstanding coffee. The pastries and gluten-free cakes form a nice addition to the menu. Enjoy your coffee at one of […]