Frigiliana and area next week

Do you have a query on how to get things done in Andalucia, where to find things, who to call? Find out by posting and hear about others experiences.
Posts: 1514
Joined: Mon Feb 07, 2005 8:10 pm
Location: Northampton Frigiliana

Frigiliana and area next week

Postby ashtondav » Fri Mar 23, 2007 2:37 pm


I am visiting our apartment in Frigiliana next week with my Mother (fairly capable but 79 years old).

To my dread i see the forecast looks like showers all week!!!!

Any ideas on suitable places to go? I was thinking Picasso museum in Malaga, maybe the Alhambra but i really need a few more ideas if its showering all week.

Thanks for any help.

User avatar
Andalucia Guru
Posts: 2538
Joined: Fri Feb 16, 2007 3:53 pm

Re: Frigiliana and area next week

Postby RichardCoeurdeLion » Fri Mar 23, 2007 5:29 pm

ashtondav wrote: Picasso museum in Malaga,

See my thread on this.

Personaly I think the museum of Art and Popular traditions would be a better bet.

Posts: 1514
Joined: Mon Feb 07, 2005 8:10 pm
Location: Northampton Frigiliana

Postby ashtondav » Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:05 pm

Good thread! We'll try that other one.

Thanks for the help. Any other ideas welcome

User avatar
Andalucia Guru
Posts: 2939
Joined: Thu Oct 07, 2004 12:53 am
Location: Estepa, Sevilla

Postby hillybilly » Fri Mar 23, 2007 6:32 pm

The caves at Nerja (actually Maro) are well worth a visit if you've not been before. There are quite a few steps in the caves ISTR but nothing unmanageable.

User avatar
Posts: 18
Joined: Tue Feb 27, 2007 6:02 pm
Location: Riogordo & Staffordshire

Postby mountie » Fri Mar 23, 2007 8:40 pm

Personally, having visited the Picasso museum we all thought it was a complete waste of money.

We have visited the Alcazaba in Malaga a couple of times, that is very interesting, however some of it is undercover but not all.

The caves at Nerja on the other hand are definitely worth a visit, they are stunning.

Posts: 1669
Joined: Sat Apr 08, 2006 11:59 am
Location: Alcaucin

Frigiliana and area

Postby gavilan » Sat Mar 24, 2007 12:07 pm

Frigiliana itself has a small but interesting museum .. cant remember the name but it is where the tourist office is ...
Sayalonga has again a small but interesting museum with explanations in english,
Archez has a restaurant 'Posada/Meson Mudejar' -(has a website) with an unusual menu and interesting decor , ...
a bit along the coast to the east is Almunecar ... ?maybe google to see interesting indoor places to visit there?

User avatar
Andalucia Guru
Posts: 5587
Joined: Fri Apr 15, 2005 10:13 pm
Location: Alhaurin el Grande since 99

Postby spanish_lad » Sat Mar 24, 2007 9:27 pm

is the new cave open yet ?

Posts: 559
Joined: Wed Jun 09, 2004 3:34 pm
Location: Torrox Costa (Penoncillo)

Postby brenda » Sun Mar 25, 2007 9:37 am

If your Mum is agile enough to cope with the Nerja Cave you could consider a drive to the Treasure Cave at Rincon de la Victoria. Everyone we have suggested it to has had a really enjoyable trip.

Then, if the rain holds off, there are some superb Sea Food restaurants along the sea front - much better/fresher Fish than you will get at Nerja!

Posts: 772
Joined: Wed Nov 16, 2005 3:53 pm
Location: frigiliana no more :(

Postby Laslomas » Sun Mar 25, 2007 3:09 pm

Is it really going to rain all next week???

Posts: 1514
Joined: Mon Feb 07, 2005 8:10 pm
Location: Northampton Frigiliana

Postby ashtondav » Sun Mar 25, 2007 3:13 pm

Hope not Laslomas.

Thanks all i'm off to the airport now!

Posts: 21
Joined: Thu Jun 17, 2004 1:09 pm
Location: Denmark or Competa


Postby soegaard » Mon Mar 26, 2007 9:35 pm

Check the forecast for Torrox here:

It's not that bad.


User avatar
Retro P
Posts: 1928
Joined: Sat Feb 24, 2007 7:00 pm
Location: York/Marbella

Postby Retro P » Mon Mar 26, 2007 9:49 pm

Chastise me if you will but I figure at 79 she seen enough, I reckon she'll be just as happy sitting on the balcony with a bottle of gin, if she's anything like my mum that is :wink:
Ah! the full english!!

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests