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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- June 24, 2011
June 24, 2011

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday June 24, 2011

* English movie listings

These are the listing for movies that are playing in Marbella and on the Coast in English from Friday June 24th until Thursday June 30th.

Cinema Gran Marbella:
Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides 3D
Kung Fu Panda 2

Fuengirola Miramar:
Kung Fu Panda 2
Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides
Xmen: First Class

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
The Hangover Part 2 in 2D
Xmen: First Class 2D
Pirates of the Carribean: On Stranger Tides 3D

Click here to find movie times and locations...

* We Register Any Car

WE REGISTER ANY CAR are Spanish vehicle registration experts that you can trust. Spain is well known as one of the most difficult places to re-register a car from anywhere in the world and the strict and complicated rules can be a minefield for most people. Our family has tested out their services and give them two thumbs up! So we are more than happy to recommend this service. Click here to read more...

* Galaxia summer camp

If it´s too hot to go outdoors, or you´re looking for a place to host a birthday party or even just want to meet up with other moms in the area, the first thing on your mind should be Galaxia Playcenter. This 1150 square meter play zone has 14 slides, mazes, tunnels, zip wire, air cannons, trampoline, huge outdoor mega slide and much more. There are "Mommy & Me" playgroups on Fridays, possibilities to hold really fun birthday parties, and even a summer camp!

There´s even a chill out zone outside with comfy sofas and plenty of chilled wines for the grown ups so you can relax in the sun, leaving the little ones to play inside our out. Click here to read more...

* Last day to register for kids print workshop

Today is the last day to sign up for the print workshop for kids held at the Museo del Grabado Español Contemporáneo (Museum of Contemporary Spanish Printmaking). This workshop is to be held during the month of July in Marbella. The session titled "Additive techniques, collage and templates" is taught by Stella Kamazón and can be a great experience for budding artists. Click here to read more...

Nueva Alcantara padel and tennis camp

The 2011 Nueva Alcantara padel and tennis summer camp is being offered from Monday July 4th until Saturday September 3rd. This is a great venue with child-friendly experienced teachers that can help your child improve their game while at the same time have a ton of fun. Click here to read more...

* Noche de San Juan festivities held last night

If you are still scratching your head wondering what all the noise, fireworks and music was all about last night, then you probably witnessed your first Noche de San Juan. This fun festival is held every year on the evening of June 23rd – the longest day and shortest night of the year. Check out these photos of the aftermath of San Juan Night and you will see what things looked like this morning. Click here to read more...

* Top 20 Marbella hotels

With so many Marbella hotels to choose from, how do you decide on which is the best for your family? Well, a lot depends on your budget, which location you prefer (beachside, golf side, within walking distance of cafes & boutiques, with a view) and what type of amenities you are looking for. Take a look at our quick list to help sort things out for you. And if you have any questions, don´t be shy, ask us about it! Click here to read more...

* All you need to know about Malaga airport

When travelling to the Costa del Sol you will want to fly into Malaga airport, which is located only 45 minutes from Marbella and 8 kilometers from Malaga city center. This is the airport for Marbella and you will want to book your tickets to Malaga. Fortunately, this airport was renovated in 2010 and has a new name – Malaga Costa del Sol airport.

Want to know what are your choices for getting to Marbella from the airport? Click here to read more...

* Recipe for cherries – Clafoutis aux cerises

Not sure what else you can do other than stuffing your mouth with those gorgeous cherries, which are now in season? Well, one of our readers knows exactly what to do and has submitted a delicious French recipe called clafoutis aux cerises. This dish is a traditional country desert using seasonal fruit. It is very easy to make and needs to be eaten warm. Click here to read more...

* Mac computer summer camp

Are you having a hard time choosing a summer camp for your child who is just not into sports? Then why not try the Mac computer camp? MMS (Marbella Mac Solutions) will be running a week of classes/seminars, starting on the Monday the 4th of July and continuing until the the 8th, 4 hrs a day from 10am to 2 pm.Click here to read more...

* Mijas Waterpark

We went to the Mijas waterpark Parque Acuatico Mijas last weekend and had a ball. This is a great park for smaller children, because there are fewer rides that require taller height restrictions and there are several pools for the smallest of visitors. Check out our new reviews and feel free to send us yours! Click here to read more...

* Marbella holidays

What is it about Marbella that makes people want to come here? The weather and beaches have to be at the top of that list. But there is plenty more to see and do here. There's more to Marbella than chic bars, decedent nightclubs or the golden beaches, that's for sure! Click here to read more...

* Marbella top attractions and “must sees”

Still not sure what you are going to do as a family in Marbella? Then check out this new article filled with suggestions and ideas on what you can do while on holiday on the Costa del Sol. If we´ve missed something, please tell us about it! Click here to read more...

* Where to play golf in Marbella

The tickets are purchased, the bags are packed, but you still haven´t figured out where you are going to play golf? Then it´s time to take a quick peek at our list of some of Marbella´s top golf clubs and resorts. There is plenty to choose from, so it´s just a matter of finding what suits you best. Click here to read more...

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Thank you... and see you next Friday.
Marbella Family

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