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From the Phoenicians, through Romans and Arabs. They left their mark in the form of traces, we can admire today.
The municipality has the Casa de la Cultura and of course , its own museum, the Museum of Fuengirola , which brings together a collection of pieces that come from different fields as the Cerro de Suel , the Sohail Castle or the House of the Secretary.
The fuengiroleño historical center preserves the Arab heritage in its streets.
One of the busiest areas of the city is the Plaza de la Constitucion , central axis of numerous residents and visitors.
In the same square is the church of Our Lady of the Rosary , which highlights its cover of baroque style.
Situated on a small hill near the mouth of the river Fuengirola and rising to 38 meters above sea level, stands the Castle of Sohail, privileged viewpoint of the Sun Coast .
He was ordered to be built by the Umayyad caliph Abd al-Rahman III.
Near Castle have found remains of Phoenician-Punic settlements, which were the founders of Fuengirola.
At the foot of the castle remains they are of what was the Roman city of Suel , with Roman baths and the Villa of the Secretary.
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Beaches of Fuengirola.
Some of the best beaches on the Costa de Sol are concentrated in Fuengirola, thanks to its 8 km long.
Because the sun and the sea can enjoy its beautiful beaches and promenade, always busy with people enjoying.
On the beaches of Fuengirola also celebrate the festivities of the night of San Juan .
These are some of the best beaches in Fuengirola :
Playa Santa Amalia
Playa de los Boliches
Playa de las Gaviotas
Playa de Carvajal
If you are looking for a nude beach in Fuengirola , I have to tell you the closest are the nudist beach Cabopino in Marbella, and the nudist beach Benalnatura in Benalmádena.
Things to Do in Fuengirola.
Water Activities in Fuengirola
Enjoy the coast inevitably makes us like to explore the surrounding seabed.
That’s why you can go diving or learning to dive in a diving school.
Near the fishing port is the marina of Fuengirola , where you can practice water sports such as sailing or navigation .
If you are looking for family fun with the little ones in the Water Park Aquamijas you can enjoy a great day to soak.
Leisure and Shopping in Fuengirola.
As for culture, Fuengirola offers different cultural options, which are often organized in the Casa de la Cultura , in the Peace Palace and the Castle of Sohail .
Also features the Film Festival Fuengirola , the International Trade Fair and the increasingly popular International Fair of the People .
Fuengirola can boast of having the largest market in Andalusia , open to the public every Tuesday at the fairgrounds.
Saturday at the same place there is a flea market.
Attractions in Fuengirola.
BIOPARC animal park in Fuengirola
The BIOPARC Fuengirola is an animal park in Fuengirola, definitely a must visit for lovers of nature and animals, learn and discover how to live and enjoy surrounded by them is something unique.
You can also enjoy various recreational areas, such as the Parque Fluvial Sohail, located next to the Sohail Castle is a navigable river about 800 meters long.
Museums in Fuengirola
The municipality has the Museum of City History , where you can learn the history of Fuengirola with archaeological remains of the hill of Suel, showing the passage of Phoenicians, Romans and Arabs by the municipality.
The Open Museum , the Peace Palace , or the Varietes Theater , the latter is the only one that offers programming in English only and the only Andalusia that management is led by foreigners living here.
Gastronomy, festivals and surrounding
Sun Coast offers a varied cuisine, partly because of the wide variety of seafood offered by the Mediterranean Sea, and also the influence of cultures, thus a mixture of the best cuisines in the world.
In Fuengirola, where almost a third of the population is foreign, it has made much of the restaurants are international.
But there is something that everyone likes, and is typical of the Malaga gastronomy , fish, either grilled or cooked salt, or fish or fried fish .
Another dish and hallmark of the Sunshine Coast is that of espetos sardine .
We can not forget about the types of cold dishes such as the garlic soup , the gazpacho or antequerana truncheon .
Among those summer dishes of Malaga cuisine, we also have hot soups, many based on fish, such as gazpachuelo , the pout or noodle casserole .
Rice with seafood, salad Malaga , cod salad , or the delicious prawns pil-pil on , are some of the samples varied Andalusian gastronomy.
Which also defines the city of Malaga is thanks to its excellent wines with Designation of Origin Málaga , like wine Moscatel, the dry , the White Sweet , they are accompanying both our meals, and desserts.
Oil cakes , made from olive oil, honey and almonds are some of the recipes that have been inherited from Arabic influence.
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Weather and Climate in Fuengirola
Getting to Fuengirola and Transport
Train Station Fuengirola
In Malaga we have a railway network linking the capital with the west coast to Fuengirola, passing through the airport, Torremolinos and Benalmádena respectively.
Line 2 : Boquetillo (Calle Mallorca) – Avenida de Carvajal
Line 3 : Boquetillo – Carvajal
Line 4 : Centro Comercial Miramar – Carvajal
Line 5 : Los Amigos (Playa Marina) – Los Pacos
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