Torremolinos a seaside resort not too far from Malaga. It offers most amenities you expect there are hotels with swimming pools, with bars and restaurants.
Spanish Holidays,at Torremolinos, Malaga area.
Although you may find it hard to believe that just forty years ago Torremolinos was little more than a sleepy village, the old La Carihuela fishermans quarter still exists.
The streets of the quarter have been pedestrianised making a pleasant walk. Many of the original cottages still exist and not all have been turned into bars or shops.
Some have stood still in time. It’s best to wander around the area early one morning before the tourists wake up and see a different world.
After the peak of summer’s high season, Torremolinos becomes a quiet place. The ‘party hearty’ atmosphere decreases and travelers come to stay during the calm winters.
The beach promenade is packed with Spanish families who go out for lunch and stroll the beach on Sunday.
The mixture in Torremolinos of sun, fun and value for your money has caused people to come back year after year.
In general, however, the wave of tourists who descended on the town in the fifties and sixties changed the face of Torremolinos for ever, which doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy yourself here.
The Aquapark near the Palacio de Congresos has Europe’s largest water-slide and is a great attraction for children – and grown-ups who are still young at heart.
TORREMOLINOS CLIMATE is Mediterranean,
more than 320 SUNNY DAYS a year, with pleasant temperatures and LIGHT throughout the year, receiving a stream of visitors also in the winter months .The AVERAGE temperature is 22 º C. The HOTEST months are JUNE, JULY, AUGUST, SEPTEMBRE ; the HOT months but without strain, are APRIL, MAY and OCTOBRE.
The Promenade, a walk along the sea of more than 7 kms., even urban parks, gardens or three PINARES: a large recreation area where sports are outdoor and 3 main hiking routes of a 6 km tour.
It has large entertainment centers, as the water park ‘Aquapark’, the largest of the Costa del Sol, the ‘Crocodile Park’ or the ‘Theatre of Magic’, The ZOO, the Botanical Garden, the historic center and museums are under 30 minutes Malaga.
There are lots to do and activities in La Carihuela or nearby, if you want a very active stay.
There are comfortable motorway links, buses or trains to SEVILLE, CORDOBA, GRANADA, thus, within an hour you can enjoy a day in the winter resort of Sierra Nevada, or in half hour MARBELLA. Train station nearby, Malaga AIRPORT 10 minutes by car/taxi.
ANDALUCIA IS NOW A WORLD CLASS DESTINATION FOR GOLF. Andalucia is a golfer’s paradise and golf tourism is increasing by leaps and bounds.
Come and experience what the region has to offer and remember to book your holiday early! There are several golf clubs within close vicinity to the town, including one of the first golf courses built here – PARADOR del GOLF, also TORREQUEBRADA
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Torremolinos, Costa Del Sol, Spain
The above video features views around the Costa Del Sol resort town of Torremolinos.
It includes aspects of the town’s geography, art, culture, architecture, beaches and streets.
Identified locations include the following: Views around Calle Carlos Cano, Hotel Puente Real, Views from Hotel Puente Real, Paseo Maritimo, Pasaje Del Bajondillo, Calle San Miguel, Plaza de la Unión Europea, Plaza Costa Del Sol, Avenida Palma de Mallorca and the Sea front along Paseo Maritimo.
The video is partly shot on a day when it rained, just before the season started, rain is quite an event here as it is so rare.
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San Francisco De Asis, Urb Marina, San Fulgencio, 03177, Alicante, Spain.
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