Many foreigner looking for a property in Spain, end up in Marbella. Through the years, Marbella has turned into one of the most famous resorts on the Costa del Sol. It can be found at the western end of the Costa del Sol, just between Fuengirola and Estepona. It faces the Mediterranean, and stands for luxury and high-end experiences.
This is one of the reasons that it is so popular among foreigners. Approximately 140,000 people live in Marbella, of which nearly 34,000 foreigners. The area offers around 320 days of sunshine a year and it is only a 30-minute drive from Malaga Airport. Marbella is often regarded as one of the best resorts for shopping on the Costa del Sol.