Palm Sunday

19Mar

This Sunday, the 25th of March, is Palm Sunday, so the official start of Holy Week in Spain.

If right now you are on holiday at Hotel Angela, your hotel in Fuengirola, and you fancy experiencing a traditional Spanish Palm Sunday we have good news for you as you will not have to go too far to enjoy it. Although the processions that take place in Malaga city are stunning and better known in Fuengirola we also have some amazing ones.

On Sunday in fact there will be a small procession in Los Boliches, near our hotel. It will start at 10:30 A.M.in El Cautivo Brotherhood Headquarters, located right by the fairground, and it will go pass Avenida Jesús El Cautivo, Calle Concepcion Guidet and Calle Iglesia and it will finish at 11:00 A.M. in Los Boliches Church.

Besides this religious ceremony in Los Boliches, there will be other special events in other 2 churches in town.

In Del Carmen Church, located right in the town centre of Fuengirola by the Town Hall and Bioparc, at 10:00 A.M. and 7:00 P.M. there will be special Palm Sunday masses.

In San Jose Church, located near Avenida de Mijas, at 12:00 P.M. a stunning procession will start. This procession will go pass the main streets in Fuengirola town centre, included Constitution Square at around 1:45 P.M., and it will finish in its Brotherhood Headquarters around 3:30 P.M.

If you like Spanish traditions we recommend you not to miss these special events, and not to forget your camera… You will certainly have the chance of taking some amazing photos!

Enjoy Holy Week in Costa del Sol!

Beatriz Muñoz
Guest Relations

Micro exhibitions about women at CAC Mijas

12Mar

Only 2 weeks ago here on the blog of Hotel Angela we recommended you visit CAC Malaga … but did you know that there is another Contemporary Art Centre in Mijas Pueblo?

CAC Mijas opened about 4 years ago an it has become a very popular museum in little time as it has exhibited pieces of art of international artists as important as Pablo Picasso.

On the 8th of March, due to International Women’s Day, CAC Mijas opened a new triple exhibition about women. 

The first of them is called “WOMAN – Inspiration facing the mirror” by Lol Malone.

The second micro exhibition is by Asuncion Retamero and it is a collection of haute couture dresses called “Light of a Woman”.

The third one is called “Women’s fight” and it contains 12 pieces and it is by artist Juan Jesús Díaz Ariza.

All of them can be visited until Wednesday the 30th of May. The regular entry price to access all facilities of the museum is 3 euros, and the price for groups and over 65s is only 2 euros.

CAC Mijas is in the centre of Mijas Pueblo, in calle Malaga, and it is open Monday to Saturday from 10 P.M to 6 P.M.

If you love art, Hotel Angela, your hotel in Fuengirola, recommends you not to miss the opportunity of visiting this great museum!

Beatriz Muñoz
Guest Relations

Flamenco Dancing Show in Fuengirola

05Mar

As we know most of our guests at Hotel Angela really love music and dancing, we thought you might like to know that this weekend there will be a great flamenco dancing show in Fuengirola.

The flamenco show is called “Rizoma” and it will be performed by Pilar Soto Dancing School in Málaga.

This event will be on Saturday the 10th of March at 8:30 P.M. in Palacio de la Paz, the auditorium located at the fairground.

Tickets are 5€ and all money raised will go to Cudeca, a Cancer Charity based in Costa del Sol.

If you are currently in Fuengirola having a fantastic holiday at Hotel Angela and fancy seeing a great show and contributing to a good cause at the same time, do not forget to write down this event on your diary!

Enjoy!

Beatriz Muñoz
Atención al Cliente