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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- September 20, 2013
September 20, 2013

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday September 20, 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 September 20th until Thursday September 26th.

Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus:
White House Down

Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
White House Down

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
White House Down
The Chronicles of Riddick
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones
The Place Beyond the Pines
The Lone Ranger
Kick-Ass 2
Despicable Me 2
One Direction: This Is Us (3D)

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...

* La Latina Baby School

A new school year has begun at La Latina Baby School. This bilingual school in Marbella offers primary education in English and Spanish for children aged 3 months to four years old. It is one of the most popular Marbella preschools around. Check it out! Click here to read more…

TIP: La Latina is open all year round from 7:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday (classes start at 10:00am).

* Yoga classes

Starting September 28th, iyengar yoga classes will be held every Saturday at Health First Studio by Carola Polo, an expert in her field and a very popular teacher on the coast. A must try if you are into yoga. Click here to read more…

TIP: Located in La Campana, Marbella with easy parking!

* Party venues for teens

One of our readers is looking for recommendations and asks, ”Hi. I am looking for a party venue for my daughters 14th birthday. She would like a disco style party (Dark with neon lighting type of place)for about 25-30 friends in or near Marbella. Can anyone give me some ideas!!”

We have a couple of good recommendations if you are also looking for a fun birthday party venue for your teens. However, we would love to hear from you if you have had an experience to share or know of good venues. Click here to read more…

* Malaga Airport

When traveling to the Costa del Sol you fly into Malaga airport, which is located only 45 minutes from Marbella and 8 kilometers from Malaga city center. Fortunately, this airport was renovated in 2010 and has a new name – Malaga Costa del Sol airport. Click here to read more…

TIP: Read our tips on how to get to your destination from Malaga airport

* Marbella sport and adventure

The weather is still fantastic to get outdoors and have some fun. Check out the Costa del Sol sport and adventure guide for loads of ideas and plan ahead. Click here to read more...

TIP: We love their oxygen facials and know many others who do too. Try it!

* Marbella accommodation

How do you choose your Marbella accommodation? It is not an easy question to answer as a lot depends on one's budget, proximity to friends or family, activities that one may need, access to a vehicle.... Click here to read more…

TIP: Click here to find the top hotels in Marbella.

* Mac computer classes

Marbella Mac Solutions has a new schedule out for those who want to learn Mac basics to advanced techniques for creating documents and photos. First class September 23rd - Basics. Click here to read more…

TIP: We have tried these classes before and can highly recommend them.

* Medieval Market

The Medieval Market in San Pedro starts today Friday September 20 and runs all weekend long until September 22. The whole family can enjoy live entertainment, medieval battles, falconry, street theatre, fire shows and childrens' workshops among other activities. Click here to read more…

TIP: The market is held on Plaza de Istán in San Pedro

* Gymnastics classes

One of our readers is trying to find local gymnastics classes and asks, ”Hi there, just wonders if anyone knows if there are any gymnastics classes in Fuengirola, La Cala or Elviria area as My daughter would love to start. Kind regards :)”

If you live in these areas and can help out, please let us know.

We have one answer for you if you live in this area too, so check it out if you are also interested in gymnastics. Click here to read more...

TIP: Find out where kids can practice gymnastics in Marbella

* Need second hand car

One of our readers needs a car and asks: ”I am looking for a second-hand family car. 5-door, wagon or small SUV. If anyone has something to offer, please let me know.”

If you would like to upgrade your vehicle or need to get rid of your old one, let us know or share this link with someone who may be interested. Click here to read more…

* Puerto Banus street market

No trip to Marbella is complete without a visit to the Puerto Banus street market. Get there early tomorrow to avoid the crowds and the heat. The market is open only until 2:00pm. This is a great place to find souvenirs and don't forget to bargain! Click here to read more…

* The 3 Million Club welcomes Everything Under the Sun!

A big welcome to Everything Under The Sun services 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?

Check out Everything Under the Sun Marbella for any service you may need. Experienced and professional. Click here to read more…

* After school activities

Marbella Clubs, classes and after school activities will keep your kids busy, entertained and engaged in learning new skills. There are plenty of Marbella kids classes offered in and around town as well as other groups and clubs scattered all throughout the Costa del Sol. Check out what extracurricular fun your kids can get involved in this year! Click here to read more…

TIP: If you have a club or after school activity that you would like to tell others about, contact us or look at our listing price.

* Free entry to Picasso Museum

Every Wednesday at 11:30am the Malaga Picasso Museum offers free guided tours in English which is included with the price of admission. Check it out next Wednesday!Click here to read more…

* Autumn photograpy special

Photography special exclusive to Marbella Family Fun followers. 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.”

If you are looking for help around the house and with the kids, contact Frederique or Almira asap. Click here to read more…

* Malaga car rental

Looking for a car rental for your next trip to the Costa del Sol? Take a look at these tips! Click here to read more…

TIP Click here for more reader recommendations (and warnings!) on local car hire.

* Calendar of Events

Take a look at the Marbella Calendar of Events to find out what family friendly activities are happening in and around town. Click here to read more…

TIP: We also love Calendapp. Download it on your iPhone now!

* Masseuse, trainer and nutritionist

Call Audrey Spearing if you are looking for a good massage therapist, personal trainer or nutritionist. She is very popular in the area, has a pleasant and positive personality and is very qualified. Highly recommended! Tel: 686946915.

* Where to order cakes in Marbella

We have a couple new reviews for the following reader question, ”I´d like to know where you can order a themed cake or cupcakes that can be delivered in Marbella.”

If you have a favorite cake company you would like to recommend, tell us about it! Click here to read more…

* Gynecologists in Marbella

Looking for recommendations, ”Hello, I am looking for recommendations for a good gynecologist in the Marbella/San Pedro area. English or Spanish speaking.”

If you have someone you would like to recommend, tell us about it! Or take a look at our growing list of recommendations. Click here to read more…

* Emergency contacts

Take a look at this list of important emergency contacts in case you get lost, need local transportation or tourist information during your trip to the Costa del Sol. Print it out or share! Click here to read more…

* 3 Million Club welcomes Calasanz Woman!

A big welcome to Calasanz Woman hair salon 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?

Check out Calasanz Woman for your haircare needs including cut, dry, color, treatments and more. Experienced and professional. Click here to read more…

* Piano concert

Don’t miss the next edition of Música con Encanto featuring Konstantin Shamray on the piano performing works by Bach, Mozart and Rachmaninov on Saturday September 21 starting at 8:30pm at Hospital Real de la Misericordia in Marbella Old Town. Click here to read more…

* Torremolinos Fair 2013

Torremolinos Feria de San Miguel 2013 will be taking place from Wednesday September 25 until Saturday September 29.

This is a great place to soak yourself in the local Spanish culture eating traditional Spanish food like tapas and paella, dancing to flamenco in the streets and drinking homemade sherry or local beer.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.

Click here to read more…

TIP: Would you like to be an Ambassador of the 3 Million Club? Contact franck@3million club or 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 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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