Quaint and charming, Mijas is one of the various white-washed Andalusian villages in Southern Spain. It is located by the mountainside in the heart of the Costa del Sol region. Nestled by the majesty of its mountains, Mijas lays in a comfortable position of being one of the most sought-after tourist destinations. Backpackers and jet-setters fall in love with its allure and most of them do not find reasons to leave, at all.
Because it's dotted with many wonderful sights, Mijas is home to almost 7, 500 people %u2013 many of them not Spanish. The town is very accommodating to those who cannot speak the native language and that's the reason why a lot of foreign artists and writers have chosen it as their preferred getaway. What makes the town even more amazing is the fact that though it's industrialization is slowly beginning to awaken, it still has not forsaken its old and grand ways. The relaxing atmosphere of the place invites many to come to it and once there, to stay.
The history, restaurants, hotels, beaches, monuments and museums, and entertainment and shopping centers of the town all add to the increasing number of people who flock to Mijas. The pleasant weather year-round is also another reason for the great amount of people finding their way to it and why you should be there yourself.