Among the seaside resorts of Spain is located in the province of Malaga, a city and a municipality of Marbella (Marbella). Its area is 117 kv/km, while the size of the population according to the 2010 data – 136 322 people. Since the end of the years 50 of the 20th century Marbella is one of the most popular seaside resorts of Spain, famous for its stunning beaches, beautiful sights of the picturesque old town of the promenade.
The centre of Marbella is the Orange square. Here, surrounded by white lanes is located city hall. City Chic-seaside resort is the favorite place among the elite and the rich of this world. The territory stretches between Marbella and port Banus, six kilometres of this part of the coast of length, which bears the name Golden Mile. Here are expensive luxury homes — the summer palace of the king of Saudi Arabia and aristocratic village of Nueva Andalucia.
In Marbella, you can see a lot of monuments of medieval architecture. In the center is the baroque church of the SEVENTEENTH century Santa María de la Encarnación, chapel of San Juan de Dios, or of the former hospital Bazán. The old town of the coast of the winding alley, the Paseo de la Alameda and the avenida de Mar, where you have ten sculptures by Salvador Dali. In the city, you can visit the Museum of bonsai and the Museum of engraving, and to tickle nerves to park, Cocodrilo Park, and relax in the water park modern.
In high season, many districts of the city, organizing parties and interesting, transforming the streets of Marbella in improvised theatre and music. Each year, in June, to spend the feast in honor of the patron saint of Marbella is Saint-Barnabé. In the city to celebrate many other religious and national holidays of Andalusia. Thus, in August, takes place the International festival of opera music, and in July, the reggae festival, International film festival and the festival of independent theatres.