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    Spain

    Best family beaches in Spain

    Fortunately, there are now more and more beaches in Spain that have been awarded the blue flag of quality. Some of the best beaches in Europe, can be found in the country, in my opinion. Maybe you have heard of some of the popular Costas such as Costa Blanca, Costa Brava, Costa del Sol, Costa Dorada or even Costa Verde? All with returning visitors, year after year. And most of us have already been to the Balearic Islands and the Canary Islands and seen for ourselves the amazing well look after coastline and attractive scenery. Whichever region you visit for a holiday, you’ll find clean, well maintained sandy beaches and…

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    Europe,  Spain

    Spanish Walks & wildlife

    Walking in Spain, Ramblers paradise and Spanish wildlife White washed houses can be seen just past the next orange grove, and it is here that you find the ‘lost village’. You are rewarded after climbing the rugged mountains, with stunning landscapes and intriguing wildlife. And this is just a small part of Spain’s fascinating countryside. Yes, Spain is a real walker’s paradise. A place where it is possible to have your ‘rambler’s cake and eat it! Fresh air, cloudless light blue skies, and miles and miles of varied pathways are a real walker’s paradise. With such contrast between North and South of Spain, interesting walks can be planned to suit…

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    Europe,  Spain

    Spain’s Culture & Coast’s appeal

    Spain has long been known as an attractive destination for a holiday, and it draws multitudes of returning visitors each year. You may have been initially inspired by a walking tour, city break or beach holiday in Spain, but many are surprised when they realize that it offers so much more. From its Intriguing fiesta’s, Barcelona’s contemporary architecture, the culture and nightlife of Madrid to the insatiable climate of the Costas, Spain really has a lot to tempt even the experienced traveller. True, the keen adventurer may rightly expect more ….and Spain delivers. I have done some homework researching some of the best beaches in Spain, those that are located close by to family friendly holiday resorts.…

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    Alicante beaches

    Alicante beaches, coasts and holidays With over 1,000 miles of Mediterranean coastline Spain is ideally placed as a top summer beach destination and nowhere in Spain has better beaches than the province of Alicante. Located in south-eastern Spain the Province of Alicante is a micro climate with over 300 days of sunshine a year that the World Health organisation calls one of the best places to live on the planet. The entire Spanish coastline is divided into 10 costa’s (coasts) with Alicante Province being home to Costa Blanca, the “White Coast” named for its fine white sandy beaches. Stretching from the beaches around Torrevieja in the south to Denia in…

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    Destinations,  Spain

    Malaga’s Nerja – the hidden jewel for a family holiday

    Nerja is a classic Spanish beach resort on the Costa del Sol that has resisted the ambitions of developers allowing its centre to retain a traditional white-washed village charm. Located just a 65 km journey from Malaga airport on the N-340 coastal highway, Nerja sits at the base of the Almijara Mountains gazing out at the Mediterranean Sea. Meaning “abundant springs” in the language of the Moors, Nerja is steeped in history dating back to cave dwellers of Palaeolithic times and the Balcón de Europa a former 9th century Moors fortress that is now a palm fringed pedestrian promenade with majestic views. Despite the history, most people visit Nerja for…

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    Majorca for family holidays

    Mallorca’s best family-friendly resort Mallorca has long been a popular tourist destination for families looking for a fun and exciting place to spend their summer holidays and it’s no wonder why. With picture perfect weather except for the odd storm or two during the winter and spring, Mallorca averages around 300 sunny days a year. Add to this a coastline dotted with secluded coves white pristine sandy beaches and gin-clear turquoise water and you have on paper at least the ideal summer beach destination. Now you have decided that Mallorca is for you which part of the island is more suited to families with children? First of all, we can…

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