Experience Stunning Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar

If you like mosaic art, then join us on this photo walk along the Paseo Puerta del Mar Almuñécar, Spain.  What were once ordinary cement benches, are now beautiful works of art and local attractions.  Each bench is covered with white mosaic tiles and accented with an amazing design in blue mosaic tile.

Experience Stunning Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar Almuñécar. A photo walk of the mosaic art along the paseo Puerta del Mar Almuñécar, Spain. What were once ordinary cement benches, are now beautiful works of art. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

As you walk along the paseo, take the time to look at each and every one.  The spectacular mosaic designs of José Cabrera range from images of sea life to cultural sites around Almuñécar.  With more than 37 works of art on the benches and don’t forget to carefully examine the massive pulpo in the round about.  He not only came up with the idea for work of art, he also drew the mosaic tile designs, and constructed the mosaic.  Each bench takes about 2-4 weeks to complete, depending on the mosaic design and whether it is a flat bench or one with a raised back.

Almuñécar’s Mosaic Artist

Almuñécar’s mosaic artist,  D. José Cabrera Alaminos, should be very proud of his work and we look forward to seeing more.  He informed us that he will be moving on to San Cristobal beach area and the round about in front of Chinasol in 2018!

Almuñécar's mosaic artist,  D. José Cabrera Alaminos, should be very proud of his work and we look forward to seeing more.  Experience Stunning Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar Almuñécar. A photo walk of the mosaic art along the paseo Puerta del Mar Almuñécar, Spain. What were once ordinary cement benches, are now beautiful works of art. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

Almuñécar's mosaic artist,  D. José Cabrera Alaminos, should be very proud of his work and we look forward to seeing more.  Experience Stunning Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar Almuñécar. A photo walk of the mosaic art along the paseo Puerta del Mar Almuñécar, Spain. What were once ordinary cement benches, are now beautiful works of art. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 


Photo Walk Of Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar

Starting with the Monument to Phoenicians at the Paseo del Altillo and heading east, towards Aquatropic, you will find numerous works of mosaic art.

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Do you recognize some of the town sites, San Miguel Castle, Iglesia de la Encarnación, Majuelo Park, the Roman Aqueduct, Peñones del Santo, fishing boats and more?  Which one is your favorite?

 


Where is Paseo Puerta del Mar?

Puerta del Mar Beach (Playa Puerta del Mar) is located in the center of Almuñécar and is likely the busiest beach in town.  It is easily accessible and is close to the shopping areas and town center.  It is also right in the heart of the nightlife, near many restaurants, bars and clubs.

 In the summer, there are several water sports available (bouncy floats, kayaking, windsurfing, stand up paddleboards, jet ski rentals, and more).  This is a family friendly city beach and is handicap accessible.  There are umbrellas and lounge chairs available to rent.  It is well equipped and has a high level of services and faces the south, for beautiful sunsets. The beach has more semi-coarse sand.
Length = 760 m, surface area = 32.100 m2, capacity = 6.450 users.

Experience Stunning Mosaic Art Along Playa Puerta Del Mar Almuñécar. A photo walk of the mosaic art along the paseo Puerta del Mar Almuñécar, Spain. What were once ordinary cement benches, are now beautiful works of art. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com


Looking for more things to do Almuñécar?

If this wasn’t enough for you or you want more adventurous activities, please review our full list of Things To Do in Almuñécar, including 1/2 day and full day trips from Almuñécar.

Here is a little sample for you!

Things to do in Almunecar Spain. From Almunecar Beaches, to castles there is so much to see and do. Including local activities, day trips, outdoors, Almunecar beaches and more. Read more on www.AlmunecarInfo.com

Heidi

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Heidi is passionate about travel (50+ countries) and loves experiencing the world with hubby Alan and their 2 kids. In Aug 2012, they left the “perfect American life”, quit their jobs, sold their belongings and moved to Almuñécar. She likes to share all of her favorites things about the area, as well as practical information too. You may also view their family travel blog, Wagoners Abroad, at https://wagonersabroad.com

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