How To… Almuñecar – La Herradura 

It doesn’t matter if you are new to the area or you have lived here for years, sometimes we all need a little help with know how to do something. Here is our list of How To Almuñecar – La Herradura. If you have something you have learned and would like to contribute, please contact us.

How To… Get Here

How To Get From Malaga To Almuñécar and La Herradura. There are many transportation options for getting from Malaga to Almuñécar.  To help facilitate your journey, below you will find a listing along with directions and maps.  The travel time can vary based on mode of transportation chosen as well as time or day of the week.  The Malaga airport code is AGP, click here for more Malaga Airport Information.  We will help you with driving to Almuñécar, taking the bus to Almuñécar, and other transportation options. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com
The municipality of Almuñécar is a lovely place to live/visit, but in order to enjoy it, you have to get here.  What are the airports closest to Almuñécar, La Herradura & Costa Tropical?  If you're flying from another country, or from within Spain, there are a number of airports to use.  There are two main choices for airports (Malaga and Granada).  We will also touch on other airports that can be used when traveling to Almuñécar. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
If you want to get out and explore Spain, then we share the best car rental Malaga airport.  It is great to get off the beaten path and explore small villages, move on your own time schedule, and likely get a better deal by renting a car at the airport.  Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

How To… Administration

If you've moved, this is what you need to do your Change of Address in Spain! Links, tools, & examples of the address format in Spain. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
denuncia policia- How To Report A Crime In Spain Unfortunately, crime is a fact of life, everywhere in the world.  Here is the process to file a complaint (denuncia) or report a crime in Spain. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
Please remember to Recycle In Spain! This is a guide to the color coding used for recycling in Spain. We review each bin (plastic, metal, glass & more). Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
What is a digital certificate and how to get your digital certificate in Spain. Fran from AF Consulting will request one for you. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
Parking Almuñécar - La Herradura, how to pay a parking fine or avoid one. There is seasonal parking near the beaches and daily in town. read more on Almunecarinfo.com
We share with you HOW and WHERE to obtain replacement butane cylinders in Almuñécar and La Herradura. Butano (Butane bottles).
Let's talk Expat Health Insurance Spain costs, coverge and companies!  A list of health insurance for Spanish residency with healthcare in Spain for expats, students, retirees and more. We share some info about the cost of health insurance in Spain and tips for coverage. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
How to renew your vehicle ITV in Spain. Read more about the ITV Spain renewal on Almunecarinfo.com
Car insurance in Spain is pretty straightforward, and in this post, we will share with you Spain car insurance options.  Having car insurance is a legal requirement in Spain, so make sure you're covered before getting the open road.  We'll also review the EU accident report form in the event you have an accident. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

How To… Integrate

Trusted tips for you to create your own Spanish immersion program! So many of us moved to Spain to immerse ourselves in Spanish, so let's get it done!  Including day-to-day life, the culture, the food, and the language.  Sometimes that is easier said than done.  It doesn't matter if you are in Spain for a week or years, many of these suggestions will help you work towards your Spanish language learning goals.  Nearly everything is great for adults, kids, retirees, singles, couples, families! Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
Almuñecar social groups, there's nothing better than a sense of community & support. There are many social groups available in Almuñecar Spain. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
La Herrradura Almuñécar Holidays, Festivals, Ferias. Festivals of Almuñécar & La Herradura, plus annual calendar. A calendar with the dates for La Herradura and Almuñécar holidays (local & national), ferias, fiestas and additional public school days off. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

How To… Services

Quite frankly, the process to get married in Spain can potentially be frustrating, but once you understand the different options then it is easy to have a stress-free wedding in the Spanish sunshine. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
What is the importance of making a Spanish will. Do I really need to have a will in Spain? Owning a Spanish property can lead to uncertainty about your foreign obligations. Plan well ahead when you buy the property in Spain, and ensure you have a Spanish Will. Owning a property in Spain without making a Will can be a very risky and ultimately a costly decision for you and your legal heirs. Why? Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
Spain's enchanting landscapes, rich culture, and Mediterranean climate have made it a magnet for retirees from around the world. However, amidst the joy of living abroad, it's essential to address a topic that often goes unspoken: planning for the end of life in a foreign land. It is a good idea to have pre-arranged funeral plans in Spain. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

How To… Tips

Scams, Pickpockets, & Things To Look Out For- An informational post to help you remain aware of scams, pickpockets, and things to look out for.  First of all, we feel this is a very safe area to live and rarely hear of any crime.  However, every once in a while we do hear of something and thought we would share the information with you.  Scammers are everywhere in cities big and small, so we hope this helps to keep you informed and to be on the lookout for these things. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
What's in a name?  Is it Almuñécar or Almunecar?  Why do we sometimes see the word Sexi and hear about Sexitanos?  Don't worry, we will do our best to explain it to you!  Let's learn about the name "Almuñécar", how to pronounce it and a tiny bit of history. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
There is so much confusion about residency in Spain.  People often don't understand if they are a Resident, Tax Resident, or Non- Tax Resident.  This is especially true for those citizens within the EU who can travel  and reside in the EU countries freely and sometimes for the Non-EU citizens too. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com
If you are looking for the travel resources we personally use and recommend, this page has it all for you.  From booking accommodation to learning Spanish and booking travel to medical insurance.  Each of these companies offers great travel resources & deals. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com
Spain Senior Discounts. Services, and Programs - Retirement in Spain can't be all that bad, especially when you have access to Spain senior discounts and services!  Who doesn't love to save money or take advantage of that special offer?   We will share some of the main programs and offers with you. read more on Almunecarinfo.com
We share with you some Almuñecar & La Herradura bus options.  You actually have a couple of choices for using public transport to travel between the towns. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

Airports Closest To Almuñécar, La Herradura & Costa Tropical

The municipality of Almuñécar is a lovely place to live/visit, but in order to enjoy it, you have to get here.  What are the airports closest to Almuñécar, La Herradura & Costa Tropical?  If you’re flying from another country, or from within Spain, there are a number of airports to use.  There are two main choices for airports (Malaga and Granada).  We will also touch on other airports that can be used when traveling to Almuñécar.

 

The municipality of Almuñécar is a lovely place to live/visit, but in order to enjoy it, you have to get here.  What are the airports closest to Almuñécar, La Herradura & Costa Tropical?  If you're flying from another country, or from within Spain, there are a number of airports to use.  There are two main choices for airports (Malaga and Granada).  We will also touch on other airports that can be used when traveling to Almuñécar. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Playa La Herradura Granada Spain

When you visit Playa La Herradura Granada Spain, you’ll find a charming old town with pedestrian streets, covered with stone mosaic designs.  It offers an incredible village vibe, with a central plaza and an amazing beach.

When you visit Playa La Herradura Granada Spain, you find a charming old town with pedestrian streets, covered with stone mosaic designs.  It offers an incredible village vibe, with a central plaza and an amazing beach. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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How To Get To Larios Mall & Other Shopping Málaga

Are you getting cabin fever staying in the small coastal city of Almuñécar?  Are you dreaming of a day out at a big and modern shopping mall?  Well, let us share with you how to get to Larios Mall, Vialia Mall, IKEA Malaga, Plaza Mayor, from Almuñécar to Málaga and back.  We provide you with instructions via the public bus, in addition to directions for driving a car.

How To Get To Larios Mall - Almuñécar to Málaga

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Driving from Málaga Airport to Almuñécar and Back

Most people planning to visit Almuñécar will be flying into the Málaga Airport (AGP) and this means driving from Malaga Airport to Almuñécar.  While it is just about a 1 hour drive to the center of Málaga from Almuñécar, I would allow about 1 hour and 20 min from the airport.  The Málaga Airport (AGP) is located on the west end of the city and Almuñécar is to the east.  Once you are on the highway, it is smooth sailing and easy to reach.

Driving from Malaga to LaHerradura Almunecar exit - photo credit HotelCaliforniaSpain

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How To Get To Centro Comercial Nevada Shopping Granada

For a complete shopping experience, sometimes you need to visit a big city.  We will describe how to get to the new Centro Comercial Nevada shopping Granada from Almuñécar.  The Nevada shopping center [Centro Comercial Nevada] is located in Granada and is on the southeast side of the city, so that means easy access from Costa Tropical.  With approximately 120,000 square meters of commercial area, and with 200+ stores, numerous restaurants, and an 8-cinema cineplex, there is plenty to see, do, and eat.

Nevada Shopping in Granada! For a complete shopping experience, sometimes you need to visit a big city.  We will describe how to get to the new Nevada Shopping Center in Granada [Centro Comercial Nevada].  With approximately 120,000 square meters of commercial area, and with 200+ stores, numerous restaurants, and an 8-cinema cineplex, there is plenty to see, do, and eat. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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How To Get From Malaga To Almuñécar & La Herradura (Airport Transfers)

There are many transportation options for getting from Malaga to Almuñécar, including airport transfers.  To help facilitate your journey, below you will find a listing along with directions and maps.  The travel time can vary based on mode of transportation chosen as well as time or day of the week.  The Malaga airport code is AGP, click here for more Malaga Airport Information.  We will help you with driving to Almuñécar, taking the bus to Almuñécar, and other transportation options.

How To Get From Malaga To Almuñécar and La Herradura. There are many transportation options for getting from Malaga to Almuñécar.  To help facilitate your journey, below you will find a listing along with directions and maps.  The travel time can vary based on mode of transportation chosen as well as time or day of the week.  The Malaga airport code is AGP, click here for more Malaga Airport Information.  We will help you with driving to Almuñécar, taking the bus to Almuñécar, and other transportation options. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Take The Malaga Airport Bus! Malaga Airport to Almuñécar & La Herradura

A great and inexpensive way to get to Almuñécar & La Herradura is the Malaga airport bus!  Don’t worry you can also travel from Almuñécar to the Malaga Airport and also from Malaga to Almuñécar.  We will provide you detailed instructions in both directions, to help you with your journey.  You have options for a direct bus or you may take a bus to Malaga central bus station and change there for your destination.

How to take the Malaga airport bus (Alsa bus) from Malaga to Almuñécar & La Herradura, and from Almuñécar to the Malaga airport. It is easy to do! Where to buy tickets, how long does it take and more. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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A Day Trip from Almuñécar To Granada – Things To Do

A Day Trip from Almuñécar To Granada Spain. Things To Do in Granada and also a great day trip from Malaga. Read more on Almunecarinfo.comAs much as we all love Almuñécar, it is nice to get out and explore a bit.  It’s very easy to take a day trip to Granada from Almuñécar,  or you can even plan a few days away.  Of course everything we have to share is also a perfect day trip from Malaga too.  There is so much to see and do, and it’s always fun to just roam around and soak up the city.  If that isn’t your style, here are some great options for organized tours and things to do in Granada.

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