Want to set up a business in Spain? Read how the locals and expats in the Axarquia area have set up their business. Or use this section as a guide as to where to shop, drink or eat.

Quad Ventures



Whether you are on holiday or live out here, you might not want to spend all your time on the beach, by the pool or in a bar or restaurant. So, what else can you do? Why not try a quad bike tour?

Quad Ventures is a new business set up by Yvonne and Keith of Benamargosa. Keith is a Quad enthusiast and wanted to create an activity which incorporated fun and seeing the beautiful mountain landscapes.

They have devised tours suitable for novice through to experienced riders, taking in the

Nerja Property Auctions



Nerja Property Auctions (NPA) was conceived 18 months ago by three people who looked at the property market in the Eastern Costa del Sol and thought that there had to be a different way of buying and selling property.

Although, auctioning of houses isn't a new idea, it is for the eastern Costa del Sol. However, people are familiar with the idea due to televised auctions as part of reality T.V. Nerja Property Auctions started trading in April 2005. Their first successful auction was


 In praise of one of Grapevine's regular advertisers, we would like to express our delight with the results that Russell Hogg of local web design firm ‘Hogtronix’ has achieved with our new web site at

It really is a credit to him. In February we contracted Hogtronix to effectively merge three web sites - one for a small charitable Trust based in the north of Scotland, one for our accommodation, and the other for the Caithness & Sutherland Walking

Google - Are you Listed?



Unless you’ve been stuck in a cave for the last 5 years you’ll no doubt be aware of the Media giant that is Google. But are you aware of quite how much power Google and the other Search Engines and Search Directories wield?

Statistically, 86% of people find new websites by using a Search Engine (source = Georgia Institute of Technology), and 75% of UK House Buyers start their search for a property behind a computer screen. Users also tend to stay with a Search Engine for other

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