Festivals and Fiestas of Almuñécar & La Herradura

This is a listing of the local Festivals of Almuñécar.  Many more are celebrated and you will need to check with the tourist office for a listing of activities.

Festivals of Almuñécar & La Herradura, plus annual calendar. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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Almuñécar Holidays, Ferias & Fiestas (Local & National) 2017

The calendar below provides you with the dates for Almuñécar holidays (local & national), ferias, fiestas and additional public school days off.

Almuñécar Holidays, Ferias & Fiestas (Local & National)

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2017 Christmas in Almuñécar & La Herradura (Los Reyes Too!)

The holiday season is upon us and there is so much going on.  It is magical to experience Christmas in Almuñécar & La Herradura, but it is tough to find out the when and the where for many things.  We’ve decided to share what we know here for you and as we learn more, we will just keep adding to this same post.  Many places don’t publicize until a few days prior to the event.  We aren’t sure why, but as soon as we find out more, we will continue to add to this post.

We have compiled a list of things to do for 2017 Christmas in Almuñécar & La Herradura. Including events for January and Los Tres Reyes (The 3 Kings). 2017 holiday season Almuñécar & La Herradura. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com


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Electricity in Almuñécar

If you are wondering about the electricity in Almuñécar and/or Spain.  We have some information for you. Electricity in Almuñécar

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Check Out The Speed Queen Laundromat

There a new service in town and it will help you loads.  Yes, we have long-awaited a self-service laundromat, and now we have one!

self service laundromat in Almunecar. Speed Queen coin laundry washers and dryers

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Currency in Spain Almuñécar

Collage of Euro Currency Bank NotesThe unit of currency in Spain is the Euro –  €

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Almuñécar Parade of Three Kings (Cabalgata de Reyes)

Each January you can enjoy the Almuñécar Cabalgata de Reyes.  It will be held at 5pm on January 5th, in celebration of the Three Kings (Three Wise Men).  Below we provide you details of the parade route as well as a map showing you with landmarks around town to guide you.

The Royal Procession of the 3 Kings (Cabalgata de Reyes)

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Favorites in Almuñécar!

We know we aren’t supposed to play favorites, but we can’t help it!  This is an amazing place to live and we have our favorites in Almuñécar.  These are places we feel have the best customer service, food, or care about their clients.  They also provide products we would tell our friends use.

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Almuñécar Shopping For A Cell Phone Or SIM Card

You have arrived in Spain, and perhaps you want to get local cell phone service.  Where do you go?  What do need to buy?  This post will provide some tips and strategies for getting connected.

You have arrived in Spain, and perhaps you want to get local cell phone service. Where do you go? What do need to buy? Keep on reading and we'll tell you. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

We will cover two potential scenarios that new arrivals face having moved to Spain:

  1. You have a phone that works in Europe, but you need a Spanish SIM card;
  2. You need to purchase a new phone that’s compatible with the European networks;

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What’s The Best Portable Heater? Look For An Estufa!

If you are new to Spain or just moved to a new place, which is colder than you are used to, then you may want a heater (estufa).  Yes, Costa Tropical has a mild winter, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t cold.  Mild means we don’t have 2 feet of snow and the temp doesn’t drop below zero.  No matter what, just having a cup of hot chocolate doesn’t always do the trick.  Sometimes you need a little more to help keep you warm.

What's The Best Portable Heater Look For An Estufa! Spain isn't always warm, soyou need an estufa! The best portable heater is here, with options to choose from(gas heaters in Spain, electric heaters & more)  Yes, Costa Tropical has a mild winter, but that doesn't mean it isn't cold.  Mild means we don't have 2 feet of snow and the temp doesn't drop below zero. Read more on AlmunecarInfo.com

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