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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:
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...
* 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.”
* 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!
* 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…
* 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.”
* 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.”
* 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.”
* 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!
* 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.
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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