Mijas is located about 45 minutes drive from central Malaga. It extends from the coast and inland within the Western region of the Costa del Sol. The Mijas tourist center covers around 85,000 inhabitants, and during the summers months, the population trebles in number. Mijas has turned into one of the municipalities where more nationalities of the world coexist, than in any other part of Spain. This is because it offers a very attractive multicultural agenda, and any visitor will feel at home with local activities of leisure, gastronomy, bars and culture.