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The Marbella Blog is where you'll find all the new submissions of blog entries directly from the community for your viewing pleasure!

Let's face it we get so many questions and answers from the local Marbella community that sometimes it can be hard to find exactly what you are looking for. We have catagorized them for you for your convenience in two categories: NEWEST and most POPULAR content. 

Thousands of entries have been submitted by the local community so we have organised them into specific categories below to make it easier for you to discover what the community is saying about the topics you are most interested in.

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Apr 06, 2019

Marbella Football Academy | Kids Football Camp

The Marbella Football Academy - a high-performance Football Camp in Marbella enabling kids from 4 to 16 years of age to develop and excel in football.

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Mar 26, 2019

Getting a NIE Number

Just a quick tip if your needing a NIE Number in Marbella... I was very happy with my self, read all the websites about getting your own NIE Number in

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Mar 26, 2019

Qualified teacher of Biology (A level), Science and Maths (GCSE), with DBS certificate

I am an enthusiastic and experienced teacher. I taught Biology/Science/Maths in Ireland from 2005 and gained my PGCE in University College Dublin in 2012.

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Mar 26, 2019

Golf initiation

I am 56 and am moving to Marbella to live part of the year. I would like to learn to play golf. I am looking for lessons and/or classes that cater to

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Mar 26, 2019

Seeking culinary or cooking classes in marbella area

I live in mijas and would love to meet a group where we share love for food..wine and cultural foods cooking classes. any cuisine...preferably spanish

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Mar 26, 2019

I have 6 children. Aged 16, 13, 9, 7, 6, 5.

I have 6 children aged 16, 14, 9, 7, 6, 5. Three have Autism and ADHD. Two have one to one care in school. To cut a long story short we would like to emigrate

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Mar 26, 2019

Things to Know Before Starting Your Yoga Practice

We recently had an interesting discussion where people shared what they wish they had known before they started practicing yoga. There were some interesting

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Jun 11, 2018

Broadway Bootcamp Marbella | NYC Performance Camp in San Pedro

Broadway Bootcamp Marbella provides kids with the triple threat Broadway experience acting, singing, and dancing

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Jun 11, 2018

Marbella Camps | Family Recommended Summer Camp in Marbella

Marbella camps are fun and a great way to keep the kids busy. Check out our listings for summer and holiday camps on the Costa del Sol

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Jun 11, 2018

Clubs Complete Camp | Marbella Kids Activities

Clubs Complete Camp at Laude offers multi themed week long summer activities, intensive English and Spanish too.

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Jun 09, 2018

Private Staff In Marbella

Destination Marbella? Let Irving Scott take care of essentials. Mention Puerto Banús or Marbella to any of your peers and they immediately think of pool

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Jun 09, 2018

Oxford University Graduate Maths Teacher offering Mathematics and Chess Tuition

I offer private one-to-one or group lessons in Maths (all levels, including A-Level Further Maths) and Chess (everything from complete beginners to accomplished

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Jun 09, 2018

Kids Tennis Summer Camp - Marbella

Looking for something to keep the kids entertained this Summer...sign them up with top tennis coaches in Marbella for guaranteed fun, training and games!

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Jun 09, 2018

Car Registration Question...Austria

Hi! My car is leased in Austria and registered in Austria. Can I register it in Spain if it is leased in Austria? I would appreciate any advise! All best,

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Jun 09, 2018

Public Spanish Secondary Schools in Marbella

Looking for a secondary School in Marbella for my 12-year old daughter We (my wife, myself and 12-year old daughter) currently live in Madrid. We are

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Jun 09, 2018

San Juan 2018 - any recommendations/info on where to go?

Hi, this is our first full summer in Marbella having arrived last September. 23rd June is my son's 14th Birthday. We are planning to go to the beach for

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Jun 09, 2018

Are there any home schooling groups in or around Marbella?

Good morning, we are looking at possibly moving to that area from South Africa. My almost 16 year old daughter does not speak Spanish and private schooling

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Jun 09, 2018

Maternity Photography

Hello, I’ll be in Malaga/Marbella during the 18th June- 22nd June and wanted to get some maternity photos done whilst I was there. Looking for reasonably

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May 25, 2018

Self Discovery For Young People

InTurnship Through Realationship is an extracurricular programme that is open to students in years 12 and 13 who want to boost their IB ranking and A level

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May 25, 2018

Summer Camp for kids in Puerto Banus Area

We were extremely lucky to discover a great camp for our children in our area, such as, Azalea Beach, next to Puerto Banus. Very nice and save location

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May 25, 2018

Lunch at La Rada, Estepona, May 2018

We first dined at this most emblematic of fish restaurants over 20 years ago. Starting from small café nearly 3 decades ago, it has grown in size though

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May 25, 2018

A fun sport like racket camp with swimming and play with spanish language class for my 7 years old son

Looking for a fun camp for my 7 years old boy full or half day camp with spanish language in Malaga

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May 25, 2018

English Movie Listing - Costa del Sol | MarbellaFamilyFun.com

English Movie Listing - Original version movies showing in Marbella. Updated and published weekly. Share it with your movie buff friends.

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May 24, 2018

Imperia Beauty | Expert micro-blading, skin rejuvenation, anti-aging

Imperia Beauty helps you look younger and feel fabulous with anti-aging techniques, skin rejuvenation, permanent and semi permanent cosmetics, fillers, and thread lifting.

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May 24, 2018

Hair Salons on the Costa del Sol | Expat Recommendations

Hair Salons on the Costa del Sol: where you can find the latest recommendations from the international community on the best hair care experts and stylists on the Costa del Sol.

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May 24, 2018

Photo Booth Needed for a Party

Looking to hire a Photo Booth for a 50th birthday party along with balloons and decorations for the venue we have chosen near San Pedro. Do you know any

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May 23, 2018

Marbella Gymnastics | Year-round gymnastics club for boys and girls

Marbella Gymnastics offers boys and girls aged 4 plus in the physical activity of Artistic Gymnastics in a fun, varied and progressive environment.

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May 21, 2018

Housekeeper

Seeking job as housekeeper, nanny Previous experience: 3 years housekeeper in australia, nanny/babysitter, aupair in london and new Zealand Languages

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May 17, 2018

Robert De Niro in Marbella

Executive chef Nobu Matsuhisha with Nobu Hotel co-founder and Hollywood megastar Robert De Niro in Marbella, May 2018.

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May 16, 2018

Leixury Animacion | Kids Party Services in Marbella

Leixury Animacion provides families in Marbella with complete party services for kids of all ages on the Costa del Sol.

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May 16, 2018

Restaurant waiter/supervisor

I am looking for a position within a restaurant where the main aim is customer satisfaction in a relaxed and friendly environment serving interesting and

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May 16, 2018

BLEND. Puerto Banus

BLEND Marbella Lounge and Restaurant Daily open from 10am till midnight! (Sundays closed) Address: Avenida Manolete 20, Marbella Email: info@blendpuertobanus.com

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May 16, 2018

Learn English

Offering one to one English language tuition

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May 16, 2018

Jenny - beauty therapist

Hi there, I have been in the beauty industry for many years. I specialise in many beauty treatments: Hot / strip wax (inc intimate) Eyelash perming Eyebrow

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May 16, 2018

Private teaching classes Elviria

Private teaching classes Elviria offered. Covering Spanish and English, Mathematics, Chemistry, Lengua, and Physics. Quality of service, helping there

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May 16, 2018

Live out domestic couple required

House in Marbella requires a couple to manage the property through the year. The house is empty between nov and april and occupied between may and oct.

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May 16, 2018

Biology/Science Tutor with over 20 years experience

Tutoring for any Biology /science and any level .Experience in IGCSE and A level ,also IB Biology Over 20 years experience teaching with experience in

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May 16, 2018

English and maths tutors for primary students

My name is Yasmine , I have two years experience in teaching English and math in primary school, and also three years in tutoring. I have been recommended

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May 16, 2018

Hi do you deliver balloons for a birthday?

Looking for birthday balloons to be sent to our hotel on 8th June 2018. For Birthday 30th in Marbella

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May 16, 2018

Helium bride balloons

Looking for someone to deliver helium bride balloons in Marbella old town leigh.ward@clydeco.com

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May 13, 2018

Would you like to meet the Chair to the Suffolk EU Alliance

I shall be in Marbella at the end of May 24-29th ... if you wish to meet up then I would be more than happy to do a Q&A session and conversely you may

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May 13, 2018

Help Please: Moving to Spain

Requesting help deciding on the big move to Spain including: Schools meeting people in Manilva We currently stay in the UK and are thinking about doing

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May 13, 2018

Recruitment Staff 2018 Discoteca

Recruitment 2018, Splash Disco Puerto Banus Adress: 2 line, Splash Night Club, Puerto Banus , Marbella, Spain. We are looking for Candidates to come join

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May 13, 2018

Marbs parties/ Marbella adventures

I visited Marbella last Oct with a hen party of 40 people. We booked our transfers and pool party through marbs parties. Our pool party was supposed to

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May 13, 2018

Lunch at Conrad's, Nueva Andalucia, February 2018

We always look forward to visiting Conrad’s and introducing our friends to this consistently good eatery. Chef Renee and Maitra ‘D Sabina’s lunch time

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May 13, 2018

The Kokomo saga – Atalaya Alta, January and February 2018 for lunch and Valentine’s

I have delayed writing this review because of a series of events that befell Sally and Simon, the owners of Kokomo.. Part1) for lunch From the menu of

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May 13, 2018

Stubborness of banks in off plan refunds

The stubbornness of banks and the condemnation to repay interests and costs Known already are the countless Sentences that have proliferated throughout

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May 13, 2018

Taxi marbella

Taxi shuttle service. Reliable and friendly service Legal transfer with expirience driver.. your comfort is our job!! Address: puerto banus Email: reezinspain@gmail.com

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May 13, 2018

Andrea Pearson Photography - Family, Lifestyle & Wedding Photographer

Andrea Pearson is a lifestyle photographer based in Marbella working with families and couples documenting their stories of love. Whether you are a

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The Marbella blog: Most Popular Content

Questions & Answers - get answers directly from the community. Get real answers from locals living on the Costa del Sol.

Share a Tip - It's easy to share a great story, memory or give advice to residents in the South of Spain.  Simply follow the steps and we will publish your tip absolutely free! 

Marbella School Forum - includes questions, tips and feedback from the international community regarding education in Marbella and the Costa del Sol.

School Uniform Exchange - If your children have outgrown their Marbella school uniform but they are still in good shape, here is where you can donate or sell them to other families who need them. 

Medical Blog - a collection of the top questions we've received on our site related to family-medical issues and emergencies in Marbella and the Costa del Sol. 

Nutrition Blog - The Marbella Family Nutrition Blog was developed to build a forum where parents can get and exchange effective tips on how to develop healthy nutritional habits that can be enjoyed by the whole family.

Real Estate Blog - a collection of questions and answers we have received related to real estate issues for expats living in Spain or considering purchasing a property on the Costa del Sol for holiday or long-term residency.

Psychology Blog - a forum where local residents can obtain and exchange effective tips on how to develop a healthy mindset to achieve a true level of confidence and well being for their everyday lives.

What will you find here? Family relevant articles, blogs and updates regarding everything families need to enjoy the best of what Marbella has to offer.

Do you have something you'd like to share with the community? Let us know about it using our Share a Tip feature. We'd love to include your own experience with other families visiting this site.

Marbella Family Blog

  1. Marbella Football Academy | Kids Football Camp

    Apr 06, 19 08:07 AM

    The Marbella Football Academy - a high-performance Football Camp in Marbella enabling kids from 4 to 16 years of age to develop and excel in football.

    Read More

  2. Getting a NIE Number

    Mar 26, 19 02:11 PM

    Just a quick tip if your needing a NIE Number in Marbella... I was very happy with my self, read all the websites about getting your own NIE Number in

    Read More

  3. Qualified teacher of Biology (A level), Science and Maths (GCSE), with DBS certificate

    Mar 26, 19 02:09 PM

    I am an enthusiastic and experienced teacher. I taught Biology/Science/Maths in Ireland from 2005 and gained my PGCE in University College Dublin in 2012.

    Read More