Unfortunately, sometimes things just don’t quite go to plan…


Out-of-hours healthcare

Not all medical issues can wait. In fact, a lot of them happen at the most inconvenient times. Luckily, there are a number of medical centres (‘centros de salud’) which are open in the evenings and at weekends. Of course, arriving without an appointment, you are likely to have to wait to be seen so arriving as early in the day as possible is advised. Unfortunately, none of these centres are located in the centre but they are on bus […]
24-hour pharmacy

24-hour pharmacies

When the worse comes to worst and you need medication outside of normal working hours, there are a handful of options available to you in the city. There are three 24-hour pharmacies close to Malaga city centre: the most central is Farmacia Caffarena, located on the Alameda Principal at the Plaza de la Marina end of Calle Larios (Alameda Principal, 2, 29005 Malaga). Just east of centre is another, Farmacia Reding, in front of the bullring (Paseo Reding, 17, 29016 […]