Where locals hit the water in southern Spain

Insider knowledge is brought to the forefront here in this useful guide of where to find the best beaches and places to swim in Andalucia, that are off the beaten track or only known to the locals. [Read more…]

The Salt Lakes of Torrevieja Boost Tourism

Did you know that wet salt extraction is only found in areas like Torrevieja, Spain?

It’s a totally unique way of processing salt and the entire industry almost ground to a halt over a leasing dispute.

Luckily, this article reveals that a leasing agreement was signed in November that will continue salt production until at least 2039. Torrevieja is nicknamed “the City of Salt,” and this leasing agreement means that for the first time, visitors will be able to watch this unique salt extraction process. [Read more…]

This Weeks Spain Travel Offer from Groupon: 7 Nights Villa Stay at Mediterranean and Canaries

This weeks Groupon city getaway offer is for Villa stay at the Algarve and mainland Spain, and a bountiful array of villas on the Costa Blanca, Costa Brava, or Costa del Sol, Mallorca, Menorca, Lanzarote or Fuerteventura.

Mediterranean and Canaries

For Up to Eight at Choice of Nine Destinations for £429 with Solmar Villas (Up to 70% Off)

Boasting a medley of character-full properties settled across the Mediterranean coast and beyond, Solmar Villas is a purveyor of sun-soaked self-catering holidays.

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The Best 5 Wine Locations At The Spanish Costa Blanca

Don’t think always about wines from Rioja when you think about Spain. In this excellent article, Carol Byrne shows you the impressive wine resorts you will find around the Costa Blanca area. You will be pleasantly surprised.

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