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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- May 17, 2013
May 17, 2013

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday May 17, 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 May 17th until Thursday May 23rd.

Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus:
The Great Gatsby

Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
The Great Gatsby

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
The Great Gatsby
Iron Man 3
Iron Man 3 3D

Click here to find movie times and locations...

* Cafe de Ronda

Cafe de Ronda is quickly becoming one of my favorite places to pop in to for a bite to eat. They have a fantastic lunch menu and a very nice ambience. It's not too formal and not too casual. Just the perfect balance. And the prices are very reasonable while offering excellent quality. Try it! Click here to read more…

TIP: Try the Salade Niçcoise for a light lunch added with a tapa or two to share.

* Holiday World sports club

For anyone visiting on the Benalmadena side of the Costa del Sol, check out Holiday World Sports Club for an exciting summer program for boys and girls of all ages. Discounts available for siblings if you reserve your spot in advance. Click here to read more…

TIP: For more summer camps on the Costa del Sol, visit our Summer Camp Guide.

* Ingredients for Asian food

One of our readers is looking for some help and asks, ”Does anyone know where I can find fresh herbs like cilantro and basil for cooking Vietnamese and Thai food? Have found an Asian grocery store in Marbella but have not yet seen these fresh herbs around. Thanks!”

We’ve got some quick answers for you already, so check it out if you are also looking for this. Or, add to our growing list and give our readers even more opportunities. Click here to read more…

TIP: Got a question? Just ask us! For REALLY quick answers, post on our Facebook wall.

* Playgrounds for toddlers

One of our readers is looking for some toddler recommendations and asks, ”Hello, we will be in Marbella for a week in September and we are looking for parks with playground near the city center where to take the kids. I heard along the beach promenade there are some... can someone help?”

There are loads of playgrounds dotted along the coast, so if you have a favorite, please let us know. Click here to read more...

* Marbella Job Board

We have new listings for jobs wanted and jobs offered on the Marbella Job Board. If you are also looking for something, why not post your needs too? Click here to read more…

* Softlight Marbella

Summer is around the corner and what better way to celebrate it than being hair free all summer long? Softlight Marbella removes unwanted hair and gives you a younger fresher look in a flash with Ellipse light. Click here to read more...

TIP: You can also treat acne and facial thread veins with Softlight!

* Costa Bear Marbella

Costa Bear Marbella is holding a really fun summer camp for boys and girls of all ages during the months of July and August 2013 Monday till Friday from 9.00am - 2.00pm. Get the kids busy with Ceramic Painting, Make a Bear, Textile painting, Plaster classes, Make your own pizza, table manners, English and Spanish classes, cupcake workshop, Disco and much more. Click here to read more…

* El Campanario art exhibition

On Friday May 17th 2013 from 19:30 visit the inauguration of sculptures by Nimrod Messeg at El Campanario Golf and Country Club in Estepona. These are some really unique pieces that are hard to find on the Costa del Sol. Get there early to enjoy wine and canapes. Click here to read more…

TIP: Check out the Calendar of Events to see what else is going on in Marbella this week.

* Rent a bike in Marbella

One of the best ways to discover Marbella is by bike. We have mountains and city roads, so it’s up to you if you want to connect with nature or take it easy and tour the city streets. Marbella Rent a Bike is a trustworthy company that can organize all of your bike needs including carriers for children and kid seats. Click here to read more…

* Laude School summer fair

Take the kids and support the community at the Laude San Pedro International College summer fair on Friday May 24th from 6pm to 10:30pm. This is also a good chance to mingle with parents and get a feel for the school facilities and staff. Click here to read more…

* Marbella Triathlon

This Sunday at 10:00am on the San Pedro paseo marítimo, the triathlon Tri-Marbella Bike will be held, so keep it in mind if you were planning to head to the beach that day. Or just head out and enjoy the event!

This event was found on Calendapp - the largest search engine for events and a useful tool for your iPhone. You can also find the map how to get there on Calendapp.

* Marbella Feria

Three and a half more weeks to go for the Marbella Feria! This is an event that you don’t want to miss that includes a parade, outdoor parties with food, drink and dancing, music concerts, rides for older and younger children, fireworks and dance performances. This year the Marbella Fair takes place from June 9 until June 15th. Click here to read more…

TIP: Don't miss Kids Day - 50% off all rides on Wednesday June 12th.

* Indoor cycling...Outdoors!

Indoor cycling will be taken outdoors on Saturday May 18th at 6:00pm in the parking lot of Centro Comercial La Colonia with over 200 stationary bikes. For more information call Apolo Gym 952 78 06 84, email Click here to read more…

TIP: If you are going to Passion Cafe for breakfast that morning, you may want to consider going somewhere else. Not sure where you will park!

* Marbella Mac Solutions workshop

Tune up your computer skills with the all day Mac workshop on Saturday the 1st of June, 10am - 5pm, Lunch Included. To be held at DRS Studios in Nueva Andalucia Poligono. Cost 120 euros per student.

This all day workshop will cover all aspects of your computer, from the basics concepts to advanced techniques for creating documents and photos. The Workshop will also demonstrate you what you need to know before you upgrade or have already upgraded to Mountain Lion. Click here to read more…

* Nourish The Children

Marbella Family Fun provides free content and we are always happy to help answer questions guiding families through their travel and holiday plans.

If you found our services to be useful and would like to express your gratitude, please consider donating a bag of Vitameal through Nourish The Children to our charitable initiative A Million Meals

Our objective is to fund 1,000,000 daily nutritional meals before November 1st, 2013, to help feed 2,740 children for a year. Click here to read more…

* Marbella tourist office

The Marbella Old Town tourist office has moved from Plaza de los Naranjos to calle Salinas. Click here to read more…

* Marbella summer camps

Looking for a summer camp for the kids during your next trip to Marbella? 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…

* Advertise with us

Does your business need a boost? Looking for a way to promote your family friendly business? Consider advertising with 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…

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

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