MIJAS (20 mins) - most famous of the white pueblos of Andalucia, The town features cobled streets adorned with flower displays and many bars and restaurants, also has a wide variety of mountain walks above the town.

MARBELLA (25 mins) - Costa Del Sol's premier resort for shopping and nightlife, and together with nearby Puerto Banus set around an exclusive marina, provides a contrast to more affordable attractions or the other nearest beachside town of fuengirola.

ACTIVITIES NEAR COIN - A new commercial centre built on the outskirt of Coin; includes department stores, multi-screen cinema and tenpin bowling.

WATERPARKS - The two nearest waterparks are located in mijas and Torromolinos and are ideal for a great family day out.

GOLF - There are several golf courses located within 10-30 mins of coin. Alhavrin golf course (10 mins) is a beautiful 18 hole championship standard course designed by Seve Ballesteros. Lauro golf course offers 27 holes overlooking the Guadalhorce valley in a relaxed atmosphere. Mijas and Santana golf course are 20 mins drive and at least 20 more of the Costa Del Sol's golf courses can be reached in 20-45 mins.