Marbella has 141.000 inhabitants and is a coastal town on the mediterranean coast of the Costa del Sol. If you consider that in 1950 Marbella was a fishing village with only 10.000 inhabitants, then you can see how much has happened there in the recent past. Agriculturally could not be grown much, because the area is sloping from the mountains to the sea, so the land prices were then very cheap. The city is located 55 km southwest of Malaga. Not only the sea characterizes the good location of Marbella, but also the fantastic mountains of the Sierra Blanca, which is a good attraction for a trip. The cost of living in Marbella are the highest on the Costa del Sol, this should be considered in holidays with the family. In the surroundings of Marbella there are many urbanizations, which are partially closed and secluded. And mostly only accessible via the motorway access.
In the west of Marbella is the famous Golden Mile with many nightclubs, hotels, beach clubs, restaurants and villas with direct beach access. The famous yacht harbour of Puerto Banús in Marbella is known not just for the very large luxury yachts, bars and fine boutiques, but also the nightlife takes place here among the well-heeled people. However Marbella still has three other harbours, such as the sports harbour of Cabopino in the east. Despite the many stars, celebrities and celebrities in Marbella, there is no airport.