A new shopping mall is set to open in the popular Spanish holiday resort of the Costa del Sol, it has been reported.
According to the Manchester Evening News, property and investment company Peel Holdings is to develop a Spanish version of the UK's Trafford Centre on the popular Spanish holiday coast.
Following years of negotiations with Spanish authorities, Britons could soon be taking flights to Alicante for a weekend shopping trip.
The centre, to be called Trafford Centre Espana will feature on an 80-acre site in Torremolinos and could become an attraction for Britons enjoying holidays in La Manga.
"While there will obviously be a flavour of the original Trafford Centre, the major difference is because it's in a warm climate it can be outward-facing. Bars and restaurants will have terracing and some will be built around a lake," Lindsey Ashworth of Peel Holdings commented.
Construction on the £500 million project is due to begin in early 2009.
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