Having at least one gym equipment at home is not eccentricity anymore. Whether you prefer cross-fit, pilates, running or yoga, the home gym trend seems to be staying here for a while. The latest studies and analysis show that the home gym equipment market revenue will grow by 9% during the period between 2019 … Continue reading Technogym at Marbella Club Hills
Homes with a million-dollar view – why do we long for one? Everyone likes a good view. Many of us would pay significantly more for a house with a wonderful awe-inspiring panorama. Whether exposing glittering sea waters, open space wild mountains or visually exploring bustling city life, homes with views provoke us to look … Continue reading A Million-dollar View – Why do We Long for One?
We understand that when choosing a new place to live, the health service around your area needs thorough scrutiny, especially if your new home is outside of your home country. (by the way, did you know that Spain is currently considered the healthiest country in the world? read more about it in the Bloomberg report). … Continue reading Focusing on what matters – an overview of the healthcare system in Marbella
Heaven is a wide open space. Now more than ever, many of us are reconsidering the idea of living in densely populated areas. Crowds, mass transport, huge cultural venues are all a perfect territory for the spread of pathogens. What we know, at least for now, is that the rate of infection has been far lower … Continue reading Heaven is a wide open space – why live in a small town
Marbella Club Equestrian Centre The Marbella Club Equestrian Centre started as small stables within the Marbella Club Golf Resort. It initially geared for horse riding clients of Marbella Club hotel enjoying their Marbella holiday. There is an equine luxury to it all, from the 36 large boxes with Monarch Victorian fronts to the … Continue reading Marbella Club Equestrian Centre
The type, colour and quality of the floor is a very important element in our homes. It has a significant impact on the final appearance of the entire interior and its character. Not only that. According to feng shui, an ancient Chinese philosophy, it can also affect all spheres of our lives: love, health, harmony … Continue reading Feng shui at home – two sides of the floor
¨All things considered, Spain is probably the greatest holiday destination on the planet¨, says The Telegraph. At the end of last year, the Madrid-based UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) updated the global tourism data. Last year 82.6 million travellers visited Spain. The stats have never been this high. It’s 8.9% more tourist than in 2016 and 0.9% … Continue reading Spain – second best country in the world to visit
A house is a place of regeneration and rest – the concept of biophilic design The meaning of the word ‘biophilia’ is as diversified as all the areas that benefited from it. The term was first used by the German social psychologist Erich Fromm. However, this concept is most associated with the biologist Edward Wilson … Continue reading The Concept of Biophilic Design – Homes in Nature
Earlier this year, the New York Times included Cádiz in the list of 52 places in the world to be visited in 2019. It is a charming city surrounded by wonderful beaches and it’s lying in the most southern part of Andalusia. It is often called the Spanish Havana or the joyful city. Among the … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why you Should Visit Cádiz
The Slow Living movement is growing in strength. Slow living is the desire to change the killing pace. In the West, people who can do this are called millionaires of time. Slow life is a new quality of life – provided, however, that it is our conscious choice. By giving up the quantity, we focus … Continue reading The Art of Slow Living
El Chorro, located just under 1.5hrs from Benahavís, is a Mecca for those who love outdoor activities, nature, water and also a little bit of thrill. El Caminito del Rey It has been 98 years since King Alfonso XIII named it El Caminito del Rey (The King’s Little Route). ¨The walkway was built to provide … Continue reading 5 Activities you can’t miss in El Chorro
Spain as the country that lives the longest Spain – the longest living country in the world In 2016, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) calculated that of all the citizens of the European Union, the Spaniards´ estimated life expectancy was to be the longest. The average age of the inhabitants of the … Continue reading Spain – the longest living country
The conventional sauna as a therapeutic treatment originated in Finland. Scandinavians learned how to it quite early on, staggering 2,000 years ago. Therefore, it’s not a coincidence that Scandinavians are the longest living Europeans. It has a lot to do with the use of the sauna. It is estimated that there are two million saunas … Continue reading 6 benefits of sauna – the hottest way to good health
One chef – three stars – a multitude of concepts Dani García – inspires, delights and sets new directions Nestled in a subtropical garden, in the heart of the Marbella city and Puente Romano Hotel, Dani Garcia Restaurant is truly unique and exotic. But what so extraordinary about it? The setting of it … Continue reading Dania Garcia – 3star Michelin winner
The dream of resting in the sun in front of the house is one of the reasons why many of us decide to move to the south of Spain. How to arrange it, so it serves us well and makes a beautiful showcase of the house? Functionality above all Regardless of whether we … Continue reading How to decorate a Marbella Club HIlls’ terrace, for it to be functional and have space to relax
Have you ever thought if riding a golf cart or walking with your gear could have any impact on your golf performance? Or whether being in better shape would make you score better? Actually, how many calories does one burn in a typical golf round? How often you ask yourself whether golf is … Continue reading Is golf really a sport or just a social game
David Ferrer – Spanish tennis star Over the years, it has been argued if tennis is an exclusive sport, reserved exclusively for the most affluent social groups with adequate financial resources. Playing tennis has never been a mass sport, mainly due to its complicated rules and a lack of proper infrastructure for tennis courts. Despite … Continue reading David Ferrer – is this the end of the career?
Vuelta a España beginnings The Vuelta a España began in 1935. Initially, a total of 50 brave cyclists began the first Tour of Spain in Madrid. They run with heavy iron bicycles and carried their own patches and tools to fix the breakdowns. However, the event sputtered in its early years, initially due to the … Continue reading Vuelta a España – the world’s 3rd largest cycling competition
The equestrians are said to have one thing in common: they love every single minute of the lifestyle. They balance modern day living with the pure pleasure of nature. When choosing the location for Marbella Club Hills homes, we looked for extensive trail systems, comfortable riding weather, and a vibrant horse culture. And of course, … Continue reading Equestrian Excellence – the benefits of equestrian lifestyle
ARTICLE #48 – 5 AUGUST, 2018 “BE YOUR BEST SELF ACCORDING TO MARBELLA CLUB GROUP” State-of-the-art wellness waiting right at your doorstep. We, at Marbella Club Hills understand exactly what it means to feel more tired than usual at times, or overindulge and then feel the effects of an intensive lifestyle. And with this in mind, … Continue reading State-of-the-art wellness at Marbella Club
ARTICLE #39 – 13 MAY, 2018 SERGIO GARCIA – THE ROAD TO SUCCESS. Sergio Garcia is the winner of the Andalucia Valderrama Masters 2017which was held very locally to Marbella Club Hills. From his early age, Garcia was seen as a supremely talented player; joyful and confident, he often won as a young golfer and … Continue reading Sergio Garcia – the road to success
ARTICLE #38 – 6 MAY, 2018 WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN A DEVELOPER? 3 tips on how to choose the right property developer in Marbella Who is your property developer? Did you know that the reputation of the property developer in Marbella is the most important but interestingly, the most overlooked factor when investing in a … Continue reading What to look for in a developer?
ARTICLE #37 – 29 APRIL, 2018 MARBELLA CLUB HILLS’ EQUESTRIAN LIFESTYLE Private gated equestrian and golf lifestyle communities are an interesting trend popping up in and around Marbella, especially in the Benahavís Hills area; however, for many people, equestrian may not be a term instantly recognized unless one is part of the lifestyle. For years, … Continue reading Marbella Club Hills’ Equestrian lifestyle
ARTICLE #36 – 22 APRIL, 2018 3 IDEAS FOR ACTIVE LIVING IN BENAHAVÍS Whether you are relocating or just thinking of having a second home for summer holidays, Benahavís has for years been one of the top destinations amongst home buyers of various nationalities (we’ve put some statistics for you here). Marbella is famously known as the … Continue reading 3 Things to do when living in Benahavís