Fuengirola, originally a small fishing village, is one of the most popular holiday destinations and also one of the biggest towns on the Costa del Sol. It is a great place to be, because it is a lively town all year long and has a wide range of bars, restaurants and shops. The beaches in Fuengirola stretches for almost 8 km, the longest in Europe, and has a quaint port. It is conveniently located between Marbella and Malaga, but is also close to Mijas Pueblo, La Cala de Mijas and Benalmádena. You can enjoy the tapas at plaza Chinorros or eat at the one of the many fish restaurants on the beach, like La Caracola or Los Marinos Paco. There is also the possibility to go shopping at the Miramar shopping centre or walk to the Castle of Sohail, where they organize festivals and many other activities during the summer months. Fuengirola also has a market on Tuesday, Saturday and on the Sunday on multiple locations within the town Fuengirola is also the last stop of the train, that is directly connected to Malaga Airport and it is only a 20 minute drive by car to Malaga Airport. Fuengirola also has a lot of new build apartments and townhouses that surround the town, with the largest project at Higueron. The area of Higueron is an ambitious project of beautiful luxurious villas, modern townhouses and spacious holiday apartments. The whole area is the pinnacle of luxury, with the Higueron Hilton hotel and all its facilities in the centre of it all. However, that is not all, There is also the Higuerón Beach Club, the famous Los Marinos de José and Restaurante El Higuerón. Here you can enjoy fine dining at its best with amazing views.