Malaga City is the capital of the province of the same name, and also the unofficial capital of the Costa del Sol. It is one of the most populous Spanish cities, second only to Seville. It is also one of the oldest cities in Europe and as such, it is incredibly rich in historical and cultural attractions. Recently, the city is being developed as the newest technological hub in Europe, and is now known as the Spanish Silicon Valley. These modern developments complement the natural beauty of the port city, making it even more popular as a target destination for tourists from all over the world.