Interesting Facts About The Costa Del Sol

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The Costa Del Sol is ranked a top destination for golf courses and you can see why.

Summer is finally upon us and the summer is one of the busiest times for Costa Del Sol. Here in Costa Del Sol, the temperatures are rising and here at King Estates, we are providing some of the best properties available. In this blog, however, we will discuss some of the most interesting facts we know about Costa Del Sol. Continue reading to discover some of my favourite interesting facts about Costa Del Sol. 

Most golf courses in Europe 

Did you know that the Costa Del Sol has the most Golf Courses in Europe? In the Costa Del Sol, there are more than 70 fantastic golf courses to choose from and it is the best destination for golf fanatics. Just some of these golf courses include The Marbella Country Club, Santana Golf, and The Aloha Golf Club. The Costa Del Sol is ranked a top destination for golf courses and you can see why.

Over 159 Kilometres of coastline 

The Costa Del Sol Coastline stretches out to over 159 kilometres with 125 beaches along the way. The beaches along the vast coastline are some of the best beaches in Spain. The beaches have many facilities making your day hassle-free, including toilets and beach showers. The beaches also have many restaurants and bars, water sports, volleyball, and many more activities.

Malaga is one of the world’s oldest cities 

Malaga is situated in Southern Spain on the western shore of the Mediterranean sea. Malaga, a city in the Costa Del Sol, dates back to 770 BC when it was founded by the Phoenicians. When it was first founded it was originally named Malaka. You are able to see the original Phoenician walls at the Picasso Museum and The Malaga University Headquarters. 

Has the 3rd largest airport in Spain – Malaga 

Malaga has the 3rd largest airport in Spain, this is after Madrid and Barcelona. It is one of the busiest airports in Spain due to its size and the capacity of people it can hold. Malaga airport officially named Málaga–Costa del Sol Airport in 2011, is an important airport for tourism as it is the main international airport serving on the Costa Del Sol. 

The Costa Del Sol is the cultural hub to many historical factors in Spain, offers great food and experiences, and is the perfect place to live all year round. Our local agents have extensive knowledge of the Costa Del Sol and surrounding areas. King Estates has amazing properties with amenities to keep you entertained. Take a look at the properties we have available throughout the Costa Del Sol here or contact our friendly team for further advice.