Fiestas de San José La Herradura Feria

In the middle of March we are always in for a treat with the La Herradura Feria and Fiestas de San José!  This is the place to be in order to celebrate San José, Father’s Day, the coming of Spring, and all people named José.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with activities, events, food, drink and parties.

Las Fiestas Patronales de San José, Every March it's the La Herradura Feria and Fiestas de San José (Patron Saint) ! A few days of fun with activities, rides, events, food, drink & parties. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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24-Hour Doctor Almuñecar (House Calls, Emergency & Ambulance)

Intermedical Suarez Saavedra Almuñécar (Spanish, English, Swedish)  

This is a private medical center, affiliated with Quironsalud, which accepts some international health insurance and travel insurance.  They offer 24-hour emergency services, doctor house-calls and ambulance services.  The medical center is located at the ground level of the Chinasol building at the end of San Cristobal Beach.

Intermedical Suarez Saavedra Almuñécar (Spanish, English, Swedish) Läkarhus / Medical Center with 24 Hour Doctor (Emergency, Ambulance & House calls). Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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The Almuñécar Plazas – A Spanish Way Of Life

The Almuñécar Plazas are an important part of daily life.  We will share with you some of the most popular Spanish Plazas, along with photos, and a map with the location.  These plazas not only offer a place to find shops and restaurants, they are also social gathering spots.  These are the outdoor living rooms for the town to enjoy and meet up with friends.  Of course it is popular all over Spain, but the weather in Costa Tropical ensures our Spanish plazas are active all year-long.

Enjoy Almuñécar Plazas to experience the charm of Spanish life.  We will share with you some of the most popular Spanish plazas, with a map. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival 2019

Costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food & drink.  This is what you will experience when you celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival!  Activities are usually centered near the Ayuntamiento in Almuñécar and the Plaza de la Independencia in La Herradura.  The parades usually begin at the stadium in Almuñécar and at the Civic Center in La Herradura.  Keep on reading for detailed events and locations.

La Herradura and Almuñécar Carnival Costumes, masquerade, parades, singing, dancing, music, activities, food and drink.  This is what you will experience when you celebrate La Herradura & Almuñécar Carnival! Read more at Almunecarinfo.com

 

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Take The Kids To The Almuñécar Playgrounds and Parks

Almuñécar Playgrounds and Parks - Paseo del Altillo Climbing

If you have little ones, you are bound to be seeking out a place for them to burn off a little energy.  We share with you the Almuñécar playgrounds and parks, with a few extras thrown in as well.  The playgrounds are all very similar, just in different locations.  We share a photo of each so you can see which have swings, slides, climbing, bars and more.

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Friday Market Almunecar – Mercadillo de Almuñécar 

Friday Market Almunecar  Mercadillo de Almuñécar

The market’s real name is “Almuñécar Mercadillo Los Viernes”, The Friday Market or to some Almunecar Friday markt. The entrance right in the heart of the town at the Arc de Triomphe Puerta de Almuñécar (Blas Infantes Arches), this is also the main fairgrounds in the month of August. It lies between the main road (N-340) and the one and only “McDonald’s”. Friday Market Almuñécar - Check out the Friday Market in Almunecar. We tell you when and where to find it. Great shopping comes to you, Clothing, Housewares, Shoes, Music, Spices, Candy, Jewelry, Souvenirs Blankets, Towels and much more. Read more on Almunecarinfo.comContinue reading

Useful Numbers

useful numbers

 

Emergencies  112 -091

 

 

Below is a listing of Useful Numbers in and near Almuñécar.

Almunecar Government offices are listed in our business directory too.

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Hiking In Spain – Awesome Guides In The Spotlight

If you like to keep moving, there is no shortage of great places to go hiking in Spain!  No matter if you are in Galicia, Asturias, Pyrenees, Andalucia and many other areas, you will be sure to have a great connection with nature.  We of course are based in Costa Tropical, so most of what we share will be for nearby day trips from Almuñécar.

Hiking In Spain - Awesome Guides In The Spotlight. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Almuñécar Beaches – Are They The Best Beaches In Spain?

With over 19 km of coastline, the Almuñécar beaches are for everyone.  Of course some of the most popular are those which are easily accessible and right in the urban area of town.  There are also several which are secluded or offer small coves or cliffs, for a little variety.  Many of the beaches are covered with sand or pebbles, there are even some with dark sand.  We think these are some of the best beached in Granada.

With over 19 km of coastline, there are plenty of Almuñécar beaches for everyone.  The most popular are easily accessible and right in town. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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How To Get A Flu Shot (vacuna de la gripe)

Winter is upon us with cooler weather, fewer hours of sun, and more germs are spreading.  Yes, it is flu season and some people choose to have a flu shot.  This post isn’t about the rights or wrongs of getting a vaccine.  It’s just instructions on how to get your flu vaccination here in Spain.

Instructions on how to get your flu vaccination here in Spain. We share two options for getting the flu vaccine or your flu shot. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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