“It’s like a dream to come to Spain and stay for a couple of years and get somebody to teach me Spanish music”. These words of Lenny Kravitz, the famous American singer show his admiration for the Spain, its culture and of course glorious cities. One such spectacular place is Mijas which is known to be the Mountain Village.
Mijas is a historical city located on the south eastern coast of Spain. You will find typical Andalusian white-washed houses in the village adorned with refreshing plants. The village is located on mountainside. The total area of Mijas is 148.8 km2 located at an elevation of 428 m (1,404 ft).
Mijas is known to be a high spot for the tourists owing to its geographical location and the historical connections. The scenic views of mountains and greenery in the background of the village adds a unique charm to its locality. You will instantly fall in love with nice people, pleasant surroundings and alluring sceneries.
You will find yourself looking at some fabulous museums, factories and historical places in Mijas. Some of the attractions you will enjoy visiting include of Mijas include Santuario de la Virgen de la Pena, Saint Sebastian Church, Iglesia de Immaculate Ermita de la Virgende la Pena, Conception, Casa Museo, Town Hall, Plaza del Toro, El Compás viewpoint, The bull ring, La Cala de Mijas – by the ocean of Costa del Sol and many others.
The small village of Mijas receives a lot of tourists from all around the world. It is popular for its natural scenic beauty in combination with some great historic gems. It is a place where you will not get bored. You will be amazed by the fact that how they have reserved historical places and never lost there true essence. Whenever you go to Spain, Mijas should be in the list of must see places.