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malaga international airportTOURISM on the Costa del Sol is set to be boosted with 22 new airline routes to Malaga.

Seven of them are to Germany, specifically to Dortmund, Cologne, Nuremberg, Hannover, Munich, Munster and Hamburg. There will also be flights to Oslo and Bergen in Norway; Copenhagen (Denmark), Brussels (Belgium), Paris (France), Warsaw (Poland), Knock (Ireland) and to Belfast, Gatwick and Cardiff.

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Like most pet owners, I as well, happen to be one that would rather bring my pets with me on vacation, than leave them with a sitter or place them in boarding. For a while now, I have been planning to bring my Border collie mix, Sara and domestic cat, Alfred, to my childhood home on the countryside of Stockholm.  In addition to Stockholm, Sweden, we also went down to La Cala de Mijas, Spain for 10 days.  As our two rental properties needed some maintenance before the winter season. Here is the story of how we did it, paperwork to file, and things to look for.

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Costa del Sol is by far the most inexpensive holiday resort in Spain for a late summer getaway, according to MyTravelMoney.co.uk.

The travel finance website compared the average price of holiday essentials - including flights, hotel rooms, drinks, taxi and a meal for one - across popular Spanish holiday destinations, to discover which offered the best value option. 

Costa Del Sol September getaway cheapest, says survey

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These days you can get some seriously great deals on your flights, if you know what you are doing. There are more low-budget airlines than ever, and most of them are adding more flights per week and destinations every year. But what is the best way to go about getting the lowest rates? When should you book and where should you search? In this article we will try to cover the most familiar situations and obstacles.


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You are in luck if you fly out of London and like to travel to Costa del Sol! British Airways announced that they are adding 30% more flights to Malaga! Ready to book your trip yet?

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Welcome to our Homes


Thank you for your interest in our Two Vacation Rentals in La Cala de Mijas, Spain. Both are in the same complex, have private Jacuzzis on the terrace, 28000 square meters of Sub-Tropical gardens, 2 saltwater Swimming Pools, and all within walking distance to the beach!

About Us

about us

Sophie and Einar are the proud owners of Spanish Vacation Rental's 2 holiday homes in La Cala de Mijas. They are born and raised in Scandinavia, but currently reside in the US. 

Where are we?

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Our 2 Vacation Rental homes are located in La Cala de Mijas on Costa del Sol in southern Spain. La Cala is an old fishing village, with tons of charm, cobblestone streets, Moore ruins, an excellent "Blue Flag"-rated Beach and Restaurants from around the world