MALAGA CITY, with over 600.000 inhabitants, is the capital of the Costa del Sol. It has a large historical heritage that is still visible at lots of different places within the town centre. Malaga is one of Spain’s most visited cities mainly because of its climate with an average of 300 days of sunshine. Malaga has the 2nd largest port in Spain and the new international airport is the 3rd largest in the country. The city welcomes over 700.000 tourists a year through the port alone and more than 100 daily flights are coming in with people visiting the city and tourist resorts outside the capital. Some of the most visited sites are the Picasso house and museum, Calle Larios, with its shops and tapas bars, the Alcazaba Moorish castle and the imposing Cathedral. Millions visit the various events which take place annually, such as the summer fair or feria; the traditional Easter week Semana Santa religious processions; and Spanish Film festival, among others.
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