Costa Del Sol Travel Guide
What do the Rock of Gibraltar, the Sierra Nevada Mountains, some of Europe’s finest golf courses and endless hours of sunlight have in common? - They can all be found along the Costa del Sol, Spain’s premier holiday coast. If you are suffering from the winter blues, a quick trip to the sunshine coast might be the sweet elixir you’ve been searching for. From hob-nobbing with the rich and famous in Marbella to lazing at the purpose built resort of Benalmadena Costa to exploring the busy promenade of Fuengirola, the Costa del Sol is riddled with a number of different resorts to suit everyone’s needs. Of course, it is not dubbed the sunshine coast for nothing, with over 3000 hours of sunlight a year; the Costa del Sol is the ultimate sunspot. All the resorts along the coast are fronted by sweeping beaches and the lively sea. Torremolinos is a vibrant town offering more than just sand and sun. With an energetic pulse, this centre offers an array of restaurants, shops and bars. San Pedro de Alcantara is another popular destination with Roman baths, bustling markets and one of the best beach clubs on the coast.
Venture inland and discover some of Spains hidden treasures – the villages of the interior. With fiestas and folklore screaming throughout it breathtaking backdrop, it would be a shame to ignore them. Some gems include Ronda, Seville and Mijas, the typical white village.
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