Mention the Golden Mile of Marbella to anyone who knows the area and what are the first words that spring to mind? Exclusive, luxurious and elite are probably guaranteed to be among them, for this area, while actually closer to five kilometres than a mile, really is gilded in property terms.
When considering the purchase of a luxury apartment on the Costa del Sol, many people’s thoughts automatically turn to Sierra Blanca with its discreet luxury environment close to Marbella’s fabulous Golden Mile, or the glamour of Puerto Banús, overlooking exclusive yachts in the harbour.
Situated in the mountains of Alhaurin de la Torre, with panoramic vistas sweeping down to the sparkling Mediterranean, is an authentic Spanish finca that will be a dream home for its new owner.
Sun, sea and beautiful scenery, Marbella really does have it all. Known for the marvellous micro-climate that sees the sun shining for 320 days a year, this privileged region of the Costa del Sol attracts upmarket visitors and permanent residents in their thousands every year.
Perhaps one of the most important decisions a parent can make is choosing an educational establishment for your child. They will attend school for almost the whole of their childhood and into early adulthood, so it is no mean feat to select somewhere where they will thrive and be happy.
People who can choose from many different destinations come to Marbella to enjoy its unique lifestyle. We know sun and a seaside location with beautiful natural scenery provide an upmarket summer holiday setting that is popular with many, but what else makes up the Marbella way of life?