Hopefully the searing heat of summer will have abated by the time you are viewing this and we can all enjoy the sweet month ahead, starting with this great read.

Find out why Comporta in Portugal is reminiscent of Marbella in the early days and join us in an escapade around Málaga’s old town. We report on Marbella Design and Art Marbella, coming to the Palacio de Congresos later this month and on why we all need to start saving the Mediterranean.

Glastonbury’s 50th edition may have been postponed this year, but how many of you know that the inaugural festival took place half a century ago on the weekend of 19/20th September?

We rev up in the McLaren Elva Sports Roadster, delve into the history of Harley-Davidson, and preview the new Autumn/Winter collection from Lacoste.

Prepare to be impressed by the magnificence of Villa Jazmin in Nueva Andalucía and inspired by the décor artistry of AALTO Exclusive Design.

You can also check out hot personalities, Eiza González and Quique Dacosta in these pages. Meanwhile, locally, Jesper Wiberg explains the concept and scope of TraceMyFile, Paul and Marina Arts show us round their permaculture paradise, Back to la Tierra, and Lucas Bricout de Burgos enlightens us on what inspired the newly created Marbella Blush Rosé.