Malaga is the largest city on the Costa del Sol. The climate it enjoys is Mediterranean with hot summers and its winters are some of the warmest in Europe. Malaga's history is expansive as it is about 2800 years old, thus making it one of the oldest cities in the world. Because of this varied history it has plenty of attractions and sites of interest. Malaga has a rich cultural heritage, it has been a melting pot of varied Mediterranean cultures such as the Romans and the Moors. In order to get the best out of the Costa del Sol area we recommend renting a car, it opens up the region and all it has to offer with its modern and extensive road network.