A Brief History of Almeria

Although Almeria existed further back; in 955 AD it was ‘founded’ by Calipha Abd-al-Rahmin III, to act as the principal port on his Mediterranean defences. He named the town Al-Mari'yah; meaning watchtower in A... Read More...

The Beautiful Cala de Mijas

La Cala de Mijas, Costa del Sol - An Insider's Guide: La Cala de Mijas is an excellent holiday base for a family beach holiday, a sightseeing or cultural extravaganza, or plenty of golf with spectacular views. ... Read More...

The Coastal Watchtowers of Andalucía

Beach and Torre del Italiano at Maro cliffs, Malaga The Coastal Watchtowers of Andalucía: Lookout Posts Protecting the Coast  The history of the watchtowers on the coast of Southern Spain tells of an event... Read More...

The Amazing Wildlife in Southern Spain

Wildlife in Southern Spain: Animals in Captivity and in Natural Surroundings in Andalucia Visitors to the Costa Del Sol in Andalucia can enjoy a variety of wildlife at the many natural reserves, parks, marin... Read More...

Andalucian Street and Flea Markets

Street markets and flea markets are part of the Andalucian experience for many visitors, where prices are low and bargains can be found. Rummaging in a flea market and parting with cash for clothes and beach... Read More...