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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- July 26, 2013
July 25, 2013

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday July 26, 2013

* English movie listings

This is the listing for movies that are playing in Marbella and on the Costa del Sol in English from Friday July 26th until Thursday August 1st.

Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus:

Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
Monsters University
The Conjuring
Despicable Me 2
The Wolverine

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
The Conjuring
Now You See Me
The Wolverine
Monsters University
Despicable Me 2
After Earth
Star Trek Into Darkness
Man of Steel

Click here to find movie times and locations...

* Calpe School

Calpe School in San Pedro has just finished their incredible summer program that was filled with fun and games as well as great learning for the kids who were engaged all month long.

If you are looking for a school in the area, consider Calpe School, which follows British National Curriculum for boys and girls from 3 to 11 years. Established in 1973, the school has a proven record of preparing children to a high academic standard in a stable and caring environment. Click here to read more…

TIP: Check out the fantastic things the kids have been up to over the summer at the Calpe Summer Blog.

* Route 66

The whole family will enjoy all American diner Route 66 located on Antonio Banderas Square in Puerto Banus. Pop in for breakfast, lunch, dinner or drinks. The tastiest shakes, smoothies, burgers, and steaks in town at affordable price. Kids menu only 5.66 euro! Click here to read more…

TIP: Route 66 has a fantastic outdoor terrace in a perfect location for kids.

* Arte Sano Festival

On July 27 and 28, don't miss the Festival Arte Sano - a San Pedro healing arts festival held at the Paseo Maritimo on Playa la Salida in San Pedro de Alcantara. There will be an extensive program of activities, lectures and free performances for all audiences. Click here to read more…

TIP: Get there early to find good parking. It fills up quickly!

* Stephen Lloyd-Morgan in concert

Tenor Stephen Lloyd-Morgan and the outstanding cast of the popular sell-out shows ‘Encore! - The 3 Tenors’ and ‘West End Musicals in Concert’. Well known and popular classical and musical theatre tenor Stephen Lloyd-Morgan is often referred to as ‘Marbella’s favourite Tenor’ and headlines in this exclusive concert especially created for this year’s Starlite Festival Marbella entitled ‘Music of the Night’. Click here to read more…

* Michael Bolton in Marbella

For one night only, international super star and soulful rock legend Michael Bolton and his incredible band will be performing for the first time ever in Marbella on August 1st. Click here to read more...

TIP: The concert is at the Puente Romano Hotel Tennis Club, which is a very intimate venue. You will love it!

* Picasso Museum Malaga

Every Wednesday at 11:30am the Malaga Picasso Museum offers free guided tours in English which is included with the price of admission. Make a day out of it and visit this beautiful city during your stay on the Costa del Sol. Click here to read more...

* Double bed for sale

One of our readers is looking to sell a double bed and asks, ”Hi, I just Marbella área and after organizing my new home, some of the furnitures do not fit. So I decided to sell them. Do you know someone interested in a doublé bed ALMOST NEW?”

If you are interested, contact Ana. She is also selling a coffee table, folding chairs, lamps and more. Click here to read more…

* Marbella summer camps in August

Looking for a summer camp for the kids for this last month of summer? Marbella camps are fun and a great way to keep the kids occupied whether you live on the Costa del Sol full time or are simply visiting. These summer programs offer your kids to learn sports, art, music, theater and so much more. Check out our listings to see which summer programs are most suitable for your child. Click here to read more…

* School backpacks

One of our readers is looking for some back to school items and asks, "I am looking to buy backpacks or school bags for my kids age 8 & 10 years. We are traveling here for couple of weeks, can you please recommend the best place to look for backpacks?"

We have an answer for you, if you are also looking for back to school stuff. Or post a comment if you know of other venues. Our readers will appreciate it! Click here to read more…

* Best parking in Puerto Banus

Heading to the port this summer? Then you may be interested in this next question: ”Can you please recommend reasonably priced parking spots in Puerto Banus??”

We’ve got an answer for you, so check it out if you are also looking for a place to park in Puerto Banus. Or, maybe you know of a better place to leave your car? Tell us about it! Click here to read more…

* Swans school uniform

Looks like more and more parents are getting organized already for the upcoming school year. Our next reader asks, ”I would like to buy a second hand, but very good conditions Swans School uniform, size 12yr.”

If you have one to sell, please contact Ana ASAP! Click here to read more…

TIP: Check out our School Uniform Forum for more used, but in good condition, uniforms for sale, exchange or to buy.

* Marbella festivals

Marbella festivals take place all throughout the year particularly in summer when everyone takes to the streets for any excuse to celebrate. We have organized a list of some of the main festivals taking place in Marbella so you can plan your holiday. Click here to read more…

TIP: What are ferias in Spain?

* Bicycle tour of Marbella

One of our readers has had a great experience with a local bicycle tour company in Marbella and writes, ”Walking in Marbella with my kids, I found a fantastic place to rent bikes for all ages, also with baby carriage...” Click here to read more…

TIP: Have you had a great experience you want to share? Tell us about it and help out future visitors to the Costa del Sol. Good local businesses deserve a bit of credit too!

* Marbella summer sales

Summer sales are in full swing, so take advantage of the discounts and bargains galore. Check out these Marbella shopping hot spots to find out where to go. Click here to read more…

TIP: La Cañada and El Corte Ingles shopping centers are now open on Sundays all throughout the summer.

* Job offer

An established company in Marbella are looking for a telephone appointment maker. Must be reliable and punctual. Basic 1000 Euro's per month plus bonus. Click here to read more…

TIP: Looking for work? Check out the Marbella Job Board for all the latest job offers.

* Drinking water

One of our readers is concerned about the local drinking water and asks, ”Is it ok to drink tap water in Marbella?? Do most people drink bottled water here??”

What do you think? Check out our answers, or post your own opinion. Click here to read more…

* Have we helped you?

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Click here to donate or click here to buy food.

* Indoor activities

Are you too hot to go outside? Have you exhausted your time at the beach and are looking for some other options? Check out the Marbella Indoor Activities Guide for some fresh ideas to keep you cool and still entertain the kids. Click here to read more…

* Advertise with us

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Thank you... and see you next Friday.
Zoriana - Marbella Family Fun

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