Friday, March 22, 2013

Where is Malaga?

Málaga, city in Spain,  capital of Málaga province and province of Andalucía.

Málaga city is located at the Mediterranean Sea, has a seaport, high speed train station and airport.

With 568,507 residents in 2010,  Malaga  is the second most populous city of Andalusia and the sixth largest in Spain.

The area of Malaga is:
 • City     395 km2 (153 sq mi)
 • Urban     561.71 km2 (216.88 sq mi)

The postcodes of Malaga are:     29001-29018
And the dialing code     +34 (Spain) 95 (Málaga)

Malaga's history dates back from 700BCC when the Phoenicians from Tyre founded the city as Malaka.

The city of Málaga is full of historical monuments such as:
The Alcazaba
The cathedral
Roman teatre
Castle of Gibralfaro

Málaga also is the city of the famous artist Picasso, in the city centre you can visit the Picasso museum, and the house of Picasso.

In the centre of Málaga you will find a large list of shops, restaurants, cafeterias and bars. The main street is called Calle Larios, with famous international stores such as Mex, Mango, Desigual.

Soon Malaga will open its metro station, which will make Malaga even more accessible.

 Location of Málaga:

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