The stretch of sunny Spanish coastline around Malaga is as diverse as a tapas menu: you'll find spicy historical towns and cities, tasty seaside resorts, and a flavoursome culture dripping with charm, elegance and warmth.
Flights to Malaga Airport (AGP) from UK airports take around two and a half hours and are frequent, especially during the busy summer months.
Public transportation can be limited in this region and car hire is a great idea if you want to see more of the coast than your pool or beach. Car hire in Malaga is very good value and could save you on the cost of transfers to your resort from the airport.
After you've unpacked your sunshine threads following your flight to Malaga, consider touring the Costa del Sol. Ronda, Mijas and Granada are all nearby and offer special memories of whitewashed buildings and magnificent Moorish architecture. Gibraltar, also known as The Rock, is only two hours south of Malaga.
Golf enthusiasts should pay to book their clubs on Malaga flights, as the region's status as a golfing paradise is well deserved.
Villa and time-share apartment holidays are also common in this part of Spain, so flights and car hire should be booked early to find the best bargains on this hugely popular route.
Use a price-comparison site to find the cheapest deals on flights to Malaga, in both the peak times of April to October and during the winter months, when the sun still shines in between some spells of rain and the sea remains warm.
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