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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- October 4, 2013
October 03, 2013
Marbella Family Fun update - Friday October 4, 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 October 4th until Thursday October 10th.
Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus:
Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
Plaza Mayor Malaga:
TIP: During holidays, or if you are traveling far, you may want to call the cinema before you go to confirm. It is not unusual for cinemas in Spain to change their schedules midweek or not update their own websites. Click here to find movie times and locations...
* Wing Chun Marbella
Get back into shape and learn something new with one of the most efficient martial arts - Wing Chun. The reviews we receive about Sifu Bennie Bosboom, the classes and students are inspiring. This is more than just a martial arts class, it is a way of life. Try it! Click here to read more…
TIP: Easy parking and centrally located.
* Neli Gs Restaurant
In the cake counter at Neli Gs today: carrot cake, cheese cake, chocolate brownies, Lemmon drizzle, millionaires, mars bar crispy cakes and muffins. No doubt where we are going for tea today!
Neli Gs is a great place for an English breakfast, Coronation chicken salad & sandwiches for lunch or sharing boards for dinner. It is a popular place for Sunday roasts too. Click here to read more…
TIP: Neli Gs has just about the friendliest service on the coast.
* UsTyme App
We discovered a pretty cool app for those of you who are living or traveling apart from your families. UsTyme is a free video call app platform that enables people to share experiences by reading books, playing games and much more, while seeing and speaking to one another in a real-time video experience. Download it now. Your'e going to love it.Click here to read more…
* Everything Under the Sun
The one stop agency, Everything under the sun, is the perfect place to go when you need help with just about anything or are looking for a good recommendation from experienced locals. Whether you are living or holidaying in Marbella, get in touch with Everything Under the Sun. Click here to read more...
* Alora Soup Festival
The Alora soup festival also known as Día de las Sopas Perotas will be taking place this year on Saturday October 5 starting at 12:00pm. Perota soup is named after the locals of Alora who are called Perotas. Click here to read more…
TIP: Alora is located approximately one hour from Marbella
* Club de Conversación
A big welcome to Club de Conversación for joining the 3 Million Club to eradicate child mortality due to malnutrition by 2020! Together we can do it! Would you like to join us too? Support businesses supporting worthy causes. Club de Conversación offers an alternative way to learn Spanish or English. Try it! Click here to read more…
TIP: You can also join the 3 Million Club and let other’s know!
* Transform your body in 90 days. Naturally!
One of our readers is offering a unique product and says, ”I am collecting orders on the release of the revolutionary new body composition/weight management system TR90. If you are interested in losing weight (even if it is only those 5 pounds you just can't shed), then you have to try TR90 because it is different and there is nothing like it on the market today.
Based on gene science and targeting the fat genes, metabolism and your thought processes about food, TR90 is on the market for a limited time only. We are placing orders on Monday October 7, 2013 and can reserve one for you. We are limited to only 5 and have 3 reserved already.”
If this sounds like something you would like to try, get in touch ASAP, because it looks like there is limited stock. Click here to read more...
* Day hikes in Andalucia
You want to see more of Andalusia than the beach and hotel? The beauty of nature excites you more than housing estates, toll highways and abandoned construction sites? You want to see how the Andalusians really live, their villages, get to know their traditions, taste their culinary delights?
Experience Andalusia with hikes through the mountains. Click here to read more…
* Fuengirola Fair
The Fuengirola Fair Feria del Rosario 2013 in honor of the Virgen el Rosario takes place from October 6th to 12th. The biggest attraction of this fair is “the horse” with plenty of exhibitions on horses, singing and flamenco dancing, bullfighting and activities in the fairground tents. Click here to read more…
* Romeria in Benahavis
The Romeria Virgen del Rosario in Benahavis takes place on Monday October 7, 2013 at La Ermita de Nuestra Señora del Rosario, the Patron Saint of Benahavis. A pilgrimage by foot or carriage is made by locals to the Ermita with a local fiesta taking place after a mass at private and local tents set up where people may gather to eat, drink, dance and basically be merry. Click here to read more…
* The 3 Million Club welcomes Everything Under the Sun!
* San Pedro Fair
The Feria de San Pedro 2013 is held this year from October 15 - 21. We are still waiting for the official schedule to be released, however, you can mark your calendar and bookmark last year’s page to find out what to expect. Click here to read more…
* Pizarra Tapas Route
The Pizarra Ruta de la Tapa (Tapas Route) is held this year from October 11 to 13, 2013. This tapas festival is the chance for the village of Pizarra in Valle del Guadalhorce to promote its culture and give visitors a chance to taste this delicacy in various bars and restaurants for only 1.70 euro each. Click here to read more…
* Teba Cheese Festival
The 2013 Andalusian Artisan Cheese Festival in Teba (Feria Mercado del Queso Artesano de Andalucia) will be held this year from Saturday October 5 to Sunday October 6 in the village of Teba. This village is located in the mountains just an hour and a half from Marbella. Click here to read more…
* Nanny/Housekeeper looking for work
One of our readers is looking for extra work for her nanny for whom she has very nice things to say: ”Our nanny Almira has been working with us the last 3 years, and since our son will be going to school from now on, she would like to offer her services and experience to another family in the morning. She will keep on working with us in the afternoon.”
* Free Spanish class
Take advantage of a FREE trial Spanish class with Club de Conversación on Monday October 7th at 12:00pm at El Banco Restaurant & Bar in Aloha Pueblo, Nueva Andalucia. Register ASAP to get your study pack: info@ccmarbella or call 657 468 909 Click here to read more…
TIP Check out the amazing reviews from happy clients!
* Mercado de la Villa
Check out the 23rd edition of the Mercado de la Villa de San Pedro Alcántara (San Pedro Villa Market) on Saturday October 5th on Plaza de la Iglesia. Find an assortment of items for the home, decorations, furniture, food and more. Click here to read more…
* Día de la Hispanidad
Dia de la Hispanidad (Hispanic Day) is celebrated on October 12 all throughout Spain and is one of Spain's biggest public holidays. On this day in 1492 Christopher Columbus landed in the Bahamas from Spain and discovered the Americas. Most businesses will be closed on this holiday. Click here to read more…
* Marbella market stalls
One of our readers wants to start a business and asks, ”Hello! I would like to know what kind of docs I will need to sell silver jewelry in a small shop or stall. I am EU citizen and self employed in UK. I will be happy to know how much will a stall cost for a certain period and are there small shops available for rent as well as prices for renting.
I could not find any small shops neither for sale nor for renting so could you please suggest a site?
Are there tourists in winter as well keeping in mind it is warm there and if not how long is the season at Marbella - what a beautiful name!!! Thanks a lot for your time :)” Click here to read more…
* Young labrador looking for home
One of our readers needs help finding a home for a young dog: ”I would like to make an appeal for Maxi: a young male labrador cross who is incredibly gentle and good with all ages and kids.
I rescued him from abandonement and (as I have 5 rescue dogs of my own) am desperate to find him a permanent loving home as he is presently being passed from pillar to post, one CAGE to another and he is exhausted and so sad.
Does anyone have a home for him? “ If you can open your home to this little lab, please contact Elke. If you cannot, please share this link! Click here to read more…
* Babies at beach bars
One of our readers needs some advice and asks, ”We Are staying in puerto banus in 3 weeks with our 4 month old son. Could you confirm if the beach bars allow you to take in babies in prams?”
We have a couple of great answers, so check it out if you are also wondering. Or, if you have a good recommendation, tell us about it! Click here to read more…
* 3 Million Club
Please join Marbella Family Fun who are working to eradicate child mortality due to malnutrition.
The 3 Million Club is a humanitarian initiative set in motion by people struck by the tragedy of child starvation and the belief that it can be avoided thanks to new approaches and technologies.
OBJECTIVE: To stop the clock on child mortality due to malnutrition by 2020.
PLAN: To take the local food bank concept to a global audience by using the infrastructure of existing social enterprises, and by-passing traditional fund-raising intermediaries.
TIP: Would you like to be an Ambassador of the 3 Million Club? Contact franck@3million club or firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved!
* Advertise with us
Does your business need a boost? Looking for a way to promote your family friendly business? Consider advertising with MarbellaFamilyFun.com to reach the audience you need. We have a wide variety of packages to choose from to list and promote your business. Contact us if you would like to meet up or have any questions: 609 790 305. Click here to read more…
Thank you... and see you next Friday.
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