Andalucía Travel Guide

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Andalucía Highlights

  • Pro
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    Bwana_Brown says…

     Tremendous variety, not busy in winter and mild temperatures too! 

  • Con
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    Carmela71 says…

     Crowded coast in high season 

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     I'm going for a Siesta 

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Sevilla

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Sevilla-253763/TravelGuide-Sevilla.html

2254,5775,228

Granada

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2038,5127,247

Málaga

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Malaga-261931/TravelGuide-Malaga.html

887,2326,176

Marbella

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Marbella-261748/TravelGuide-Marbella.html

568,2067,101

Torremolinos

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Torremolinos-252445/TravelGuide-Torremolinos.html

437,1584,97

Cadiz

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Cadiz-272934/TravelGuide-Cadiz.html

600,1236,69

Córdoba

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Cordoba-270318/TravelGuide-Cordoba.html

896,2069,96

Jerez de la Frontera

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Jerez_de_la_Frontera-265457/TravelGuide-Jerez_de_la_Frontera.html

205,574,39

Fuengirola

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Fuengirola-267298/TravelGuide-Fuengirola.html

235,452,47

Nerja

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Nerja-259874/TravelGuide-Nerja.html

333,825,80

Benalmádena

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147,413,63

Mijas

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Mijas-261102/TravelGuide-Mijas.html

189,595,36

Almería

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Almeria-276140/TravelGuide-Almeria.html

141,328,80

Ronda

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Ronda-256058/TravelGuide-Ronda.html

511,1389,44

Estepona

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128,261,44

Almuñécar

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77,147,33

Tarifa (Cadiz)

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202,413,37

Puerto Banus

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86,288,1

Conil de la Frontera

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81,147,35

Frigiliana

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Frigiliana-267342/TravelGuide-Frigiliana.html

118,392,6

Antequera

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Antequera-275797/TravelGuide-Antequera.html

165,438,12

Rota

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Rota-256023/TravelGuide-Rota.html

35,80,16

Algeciras

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31,79,15

La Línea de la Concepción

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26,75,4

Vejer de la Frontera

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104,276,8

Mojácar

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Mojacar-260929/TravelGuide-Mojacar.html

28,69,38

Torre del Mar

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30,46,8

Ayamonte

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Ayamonte-274994/TravelGuide-Ayamonte.html

23,61,1

El Puerto de Santa María

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37,55,23

Huelva

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Huelva-265897/TravelGuide-Huelva.html

28,91,28

Arcos de la Frontera

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70,166,20

Torrox

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45,150,9

Salobreña

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37,97,8

Casares

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Casares-271905/TravelGuide-Casares.html

50,118,0

Las Alpujarras

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Las_Alpujarras-263975/TravelGuide-Las_Alpujarras.html

60,165,0

Calahonda

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Calahonda-272894/TravelGuide-Calahonda.html

12,24,0

El Cabo de Gata

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44,162,0

Tarifa (Granada)

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Tarifa_Granada-253023/TravelGuide-Tarifa_Granada.html

25,51,0

Ojén

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Ojen-259609/TravelGuide-Ojen.html

29,71,2

El Chorro

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/El_Chorro-269116/TravelGuide-El_Chorro.html

13,33,0

Istán

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Istan-265589/TravelGuide-Istan.html

21,24,1

Guadix

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Guadix-266410/TravelGuide-Guadix.html

49,148,8

Jimena de la Frontera

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32,48,2

Zahara de los Atunes

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Zahara_de_los_Atunes-249231/TravelGuide-Zahara_de_los_Atunes.html

26,75,11

La Herradura

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/La_Herradura-264719/TravelGuide-La_Herradura.html

4,4,0

Garrucha

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Garrucha-266854/TravelGuide-Garrucha.html

12,8,0

Bolonia

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Bolonia-277190/TravelGuide-Bolonia.html

22,35,0

Isla Canela

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Isla_Canela-272415/TravelGuide-Isla_Canela.html

10,10,10

Aracena

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Aracena-275747/TravelGuide-Aracena.html

15,53,1

Zahara

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Zahara-249232/TravelGuide-Zahara.html

14,42,0

Estacar de la Duquesa

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Estacar_de_la_Duquesa-268087/TravelGuide-Estacar_de_la_Duquesa.html

21,46,0

Baeza

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Baeza-274884/TravelGuide-Baeza.html

54,164,14

Trevélez

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Trevelez-252183/TravelGuide-Trevelez.html

7,16,0

Medina Sidonia

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51,119,0

Jaén

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Jaen-265530/TravelGuide-Jaen.html

52,149,22

Almogía

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Almogia-276126/TravelGuide-Almogia.html

22,21,0

Cómpeta

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Competa-270430/TravelGuide-Competa.html

10,31,2

Grazalema

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Grazalema-266481/TravelGuide-Grazalema.html

17,42,5

Motril

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Motril-260352/TravelGuide-Motril.html

7,11,8

Alhama de Granada

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Alhama_de_Granada-276268/TravelGuide-Alhama_de_Granada.html

4,25,0

Albuñuelas

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Albunuelas-276608/TravelGuide-Albunuelas.html

7,7,0

San Pedro de Alcántara

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/San_Pedro_de_Alcantara-254903/TravelGuide-San_Pedro_de_Alcantara.html

3,25,2

Carmona

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Carmona-272110/TravelGuide-Carmona.html

6,23,2

Santa Fe de los Boliches

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Santa_Fe_de_los_Boliches-254570/TravelGuide-Santa_Fe_de_los_Boliches.html

1,2,1

Cartaya

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Cartaya-271999/TravelGuide-Cartaya.html

9,28,9

Capileira

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Capileira-272301/TravelGuide-Capileira.html

12,39,3

Bobadilla

http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Europe/Spain/Andalucia/Bobadilla-273734/TravelGuide-Bobadilla.html

2,1,0

Sevilla

See all 2254 Sevilla Tips

Granada

See all 2038 Granada Tips
  • Alhambra

    Granada Things to Do

    Unless you are visiting on a day with bad weather, which would be a great pity but not an impossibility (my first day in Granada was a day of steady rain, low cloud and general haziness) then you should expect stunning views from the Alhambra outcrop. From the glimpses of the Sierra Nevada mountains 'behind' you as you walk towards the main sites...

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  • Room Mate Migueletes

    Granada Hotels

    This is an interesting hotel located just off of Plaza Nueva. It is located in a 17th century...

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  • TAPAS

    Granada Restaurants

    I ducked into this place when I was soaked, chilly, desperate for something to get my blood sugar up and somewhere to get warm and dry out a bit. It was a bit of a find, and I am pleased I came across it. La Bella y La Bestia 1 is a tiny bar around halfway along Carrero Darro, the narrow street which runs alongside the river Darro towards...

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Málaga

See all 887 Málaga Tips

Marbella

See all 568 Marbella Tips
  • Old Town

    Marbella Things to Do

    The historic centre of Marbella is a small square, whose name came from orange trees. This detail may suggest a Muslim origin, but the Renaissance style of the square shows more recent conception. Surrounded by classical buildings, it is as everything else in town a very touristy point, covered with esplanades full of tourists.

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  • Marriott's Marbella Beach Resort

    Marbella Hotels

    Took a group to Marriott's Vacation Club in Marbella. Everyone's reaction was positive! Condo was...

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  • Casa Eladio

    Marbella Restaurants

    it was last minute deciusion to do the Friday dinner there at one of my favorite spots of Marbella, Corner fo the virgin. Eladio gave us an interesting menu, and also founded interesting to be in one of the oldest restaurants in Marbella. Eladio´s father opened a bar in 1961 and in 1965 opened the 3rd restaurant in Marbella, still open till...

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Torremolinos

See all 437 Torremolinos Tips
  • Beaches

    Torremolinos Things to Do

    The centre of Torremolinos has two good beaches - La Carihuela and Bajondillo. The only visible difference is... location, side by side. The first time we stayed in Bajondillo, and, by commodity or by the first good impression, it was my natural preference in the second visit. It is wide, safe, and the restaurants in the sand a good place to eat.

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  • Melia Costa Del Sol

    Torremolinos Hotels

    Everything was great. I did liked it, really. Food and vines - amazing, people - kind, polite. ...

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  • EXOTIC TOUR

    Torremolinos Things to Do

    Not far from the Bajondillo Apartments is EXOTIC TOUR Travel Agency and Exchange. Their tour prices are very reasonable and they always give a fair exchange rate on your currency (American - Canadian - British pounds - etc.)I have exchanged money here many times and I believe it's even a better rate than using the ATM Machines. There is no...

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Cadiz

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  • Cadiz Province: towns and villages

    Cadiz Things to Do

    Very close to the waterfront, we soon encountered Castillo de San Marcos - one of the city's main tourist attractions. I stopped for a photo as we approached for a closer look (2nd photo) and four of the locals who were sitting there beside the walls gave me a wave when they realized they would be part of the scene. This relic actually began life...

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  • Parador de Cadiz

    Cadiz Hotels

    This is a modern building - disguuised as you approach by the lush gradens at the front - even in...

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  • Las Flores

    Cadiz Restaurants

    This little tapas bar has a warm welcoming atmosphere as well as serving great tapas. It is named on the tapas route and has won awards for its standards. I have included a link to their web site which includes photos of the restaurant and food and a map. You can change the Language for the introduction and put it in English, but it seems the rest...

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Córdoba

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  • Cathedral / Mosque

    Córdoba Things to Do

    Ever since I was about 14 years old I have wanted to see the Mezquita of Córdoba, so to finally enter it was an incredible feeling. The architecture is absolutely breathtaking. The remains of the mosque and the current cathedral in one building don't really match at all, but that's what makes this place so unique. With all the problems in the world...

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  • NH Amistad Cordoba

    Córdoba Hotels

    It´s an excellent hotel, very well located. The bedroom is very good, with a good bathroom. The...

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  • Darkness

    Córdoba Warnings and Dangers

    Be prepared for a disappointment.He have seen many pictures displaying the many columns of the cathedral, showing their density and rigorous geometry. We plan to make some good photos, and, at the first attempt, the there comes the problem - the light is so dimmed, that picture demands artificial lighting, but... flash forbidden.It is not very...

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Jerez de la Frontera

Fuengirola

See all 235 Fuengirola Tips
  • Markets

    Fuengirola Things to Do

    The market site is really called '' the Fairground '' it is such a large and beautiful site that Iam sure it has many different events held here.What I do know is that Tuesday Market is held here for all sorts of goods for sale like in any market. But on Saterdays the market is a ''Flea Market , or used goods market . Vendors come to this market...

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  • Florida Spa

    Fuengirola Hotels

    Great staff, great service and food. Will definitely return as good value for money Stayed half...

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  • Play Bridge in yet another club

    Fuengirola Things to Do

    Updated 10th April 2014 following another visit.The Manila Restaurant right on the seafront in Fuengirola meets Monday, Thursday and Friday at 2pm on the upper floor of the Cafe.The frontage of the Manila is Yellow with a covered area in front of the building.The organiser said they were about to cease playing at the Manila and would move to...

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Nerja

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  • Beaches

    Nerja Things to Do

    The beach is located between Playa Carabeo and Burriana beach on the eastern edge of Nerja. Access to the beach is by stairs are rather steep so it is not suitable for people with mobility problems, another option is to walk along the sand beach of Burriana. La playa se encuentra entre Playa Carabeo y playa Burriana en el extremo oriental de...

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  • Riu Monica

    Nerja Hotels

    Just excellent Good food, great rooms Nice people Main building facilities: Lounge bar ...

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  • Parque Verano Azul

    Nerja Things to Do

    The Verano Azul Park is located behind the Supersol supermarket in the western end of Nerja. There bocce courts, playground for children, many trees and plants, a replica of the famous ship 'The Golden' from the television series "Verano Azul", a stone statue donated by all Member States of the EU.Parque Verano Azul, detrás del supermercado...

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Benalmádena

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  • The same, maybe better

    Benalmádena Restaurants

    The menu of the several restaurants in this specific part of Paseo marítimo is very similar, and the quality is not very different too. In this restaurant, we ate the normal Spanish food, maybe a little more tasteful than in many neighbours and a little bit cheaper.The service was... cold!

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  • La Plazoleta Hotel

    Benalmádena Hotels

    We needed a one-night accomodation, to have a little rest while moving from Costa de la Luz to...

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  • Cablecar to Calamorro hill

    Benalmádena Things to Do

    We had rented an apartment for a week in Benalmádena. From our balcony we could see the cablecar to Calamorro hill starting operation daily at 11 am. So we decided to make the trip, and it was the highlight of our stay.We bought a ticket one way only, because we intended to hike our way down. At the ticket booth we received a map with several...

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Mijas

See all 189 Mijas Tips

Almería

See all 141 Almería Tips
  • Alcazaba

    Almería Things to Do

    The Alcazaba complex is entered through a watchtower that leads to the Puerta de la Justicia via some paved steps lined with a fine array of flora. Mauve bougainvillea, prickly pear, aloe vera, mimosa, jasmine and rose bushes tumbled down the slopes providing a pleasant contrast to the sandstone coloured fortress.

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  • Torreluz II

    Almería Hotels

    Located in the heart of the city of Almeria, ideal for the Alcazaba, cathedral and shops. A four...

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  • Cabo de Gata

    Almería Off The Beaten Path

    The nature park Cabo de Gata is really wonderful. Great places in the middle of nowhere. Watching breeding flamingos, fantastic views around the next corner of a street.... all that can happen to you, if you visit this place. A nice place there is for example San José in the north-east of Almeria (see also the pics for San José).

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Ronda

See all 511 Ronda Tips
  • Wandering around

    Ronda Things to Do

    Keep moving along the wall and you'll end up at the entrance gate of the old Ronda after you walk down the street all the way back up to the bridge over the gorgeFor the most amazing views of the bridge itself you have now on the other side are exactly Walk from the bridge towards the old town, turn right into the narrow streets and looking to go...

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  • Enfrente Arte Hotel Ronda

    Ronda Hotels

    A very well situataed hotel and an original "way of life" inside. The customers are received like in...

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  • The rock wall

    Ronda Things to Do

    The most remarkable Spanish cities . Ronda is built on two rocks , which the 150 meter deep valley forms of the Rio Guadelevin Because of this vast valley , the city , as it were divided in half , while the houses on the edge of the gorge seem to balance To connect the old part of town and the new section together was in the eighteenth century, a...

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Estepona

See all 128 Estepona Tips
  • Awful and upsetting!

    Estepona Restaurants

    How a holiday evening out with family can go so wrong? We have been to El Carnicero Grill once before and were badly stung by the hidden extras but went again prepared to take it easy on kids fizzy drinks. The food was ok although the portion size has halved this year (2012) compared to previous. The problem we encountered was with the staff. My...

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  • Gran Hotel Elba Estepona & Thalasso Spa

    Estepona Hotels

    This hotel should be added to the list of the worst hotels in the world - Elba Grand hotel Estepona...

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  • the tapas route,not really what it...

    Estepona Tourist Traps

    you look on the menus in Estepona,or in so called tapas fridges,and you think wow,yummy,but when it comes to taste them,more the disapointed. dont be greedy like me and ask too many tapas,have one each or one for two,and try them first,see if its fresh and tasty if you really wanna go for tapas,you must try El tejar,that´s in town,or Las...

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