Balcony Of Europa

Balcony of Europe – Nerja, Spain

The Balcón de Europa – Balcony of Europe – is one of the main attractions in the municipality of Nerja, province of Malaga, Spain. It is situated on a rocky promontory and was formerly a fortress designed to keep out British pirates and privateers. Today it is the focal point of the town, affording magnificent views up and down the coast. Looking left and down you have Calahonda beach and neighbouring coves, followed by Burriana beach and, in the distance, the picturesque village of Maro, site of the impressive Nerja Caves. The Balcón de Europa is also the location for…