The city of Marbella in Spain, can be compared to St Tropez in France. It is a glamorous resort town located on southern Spain’s Costa del Sol. Favourite location with the rich and famous, it is boosted by foreign residents who are seduced by the lifestyle. The Sierra Blanca mountains are the backdrop to 27 km of sandy Mediterranean beaches, villas, hotels and golf courses. West of Marbella town, the “Golden Mile” of prestigious nightclubs and coastal estates leads to Puerto Banús marina, filled with luxury yachts, and surrounded by upmarket boutiques and bars.