Dia de San Isidro – La Romería de San Isidro

Expect to see covered wagons, floats, horses, traditional costumes and a large turnout for the Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro.  Though Dia de San Isidro is May 15th, the Pilgrimage of San Isidro will be Sunday, May 19th, 2019.  The event is organized by the Hermandad Virgen Madre y San Isidro de Torrecuevas and the support of the Ayuntamiento of Almuñécar.

Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro - Covered wagons, floats, horses, traditional costumes for the Almuñécar La Romería de San Isidro. Dia de San Isidro is May 15th, the Pilgrimage of San Isidro is the nearest weekend. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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Fiestas El Cerval y Romeria del Cerval – Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (May)

Usually each year around May 13th, El Cerval celebrates the traditional Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (Romeria del Cerval).  This is organized by the neighborhood of El Cerval.  It is also in collaboration with Tenencia Alcaldía de La Herradura and the Ayuntamiento de Almuñécar.  The final party will be held in the neighborhood of El Cerval Alto.

Almunecar and La Herradura Fiestas del Cerval (May) - Usually each year around May 13th, El Cerval celebrates the traditional Pilgrimage of the Virgin Fatima (Romeria del Cerval).  This is organized by the neighborhood of El Cerval with the collaboration Tenencia Alcaldía de La Herradura and the Ayuntamiento de Almuñécar.  The final party will be held in the neighborhood of El Cerval Alto.

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Electric bikes Guide for Costa Tropical

Summer is fast approaching, and you know what that means…more people.  More people means more traffic, and that means parking can be a real headache.  If you’re the walking type of person, then more power to you.  This post will cover a relatively new transportation platform that’s much better than cars when it comes to getting around, and it’s much greener.  I’m referring to electric bikes!

Almuñécar Info Guide to Electric Bikes. An electric bike is the perfect way to explore the area. From a folding electric bike to an electric mountain bike, we review the best options. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Fiestas de las Cruces de Mayo Almuñécar & La Herradura – May 3-5, 2019

Fiestas in the streets of Almuñécar & La Herradura during the Cruces de Mayo.  With elaborate displays of flowers, crosses, lights, decorations, fiestas, and pop-up bars, in the alleys of old town in Almuñécar & La Herradura.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with displays, food, drink and a great atmosphere.

Fiestas in the streets of Almuñécar & La Herradura during the Cruces de Mayo.  With elaborate displays of flowers, crosses, lights, decorations, fiestas, and pop-up bars, in the alleys of old town in Almuñécar & La Herradura.  Be prepared for a few days and nights with displays, food, drink and a great atmosphere. 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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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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A Walk Through Parque Mediterráneo Almuñécar (Mediterranean Park)

Enjoy a hike, walk or picnic at Parque Mediterráneo Almuñécar (Mediterranean Park).  Surrounded by nature, paths, beaches & gorgeous sea views too.  We shared a few photos of the Mediterranean Park on social media and they were a big hit.  Many people wanted to know more about where it was located and how to access it.  Therefore we are going to take you on a photo walk and provide you more information about Parque Mediterráneo en Almuñécar!

Enjoy an Almunecar hike, walk or picnic at Parque Mediterráneo (Mediterranean Park). Surrounded by nature, paths, beaches & gorgeous sea views too. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Motril & Almuñécar Music Classes for Adults and Kids

Are you looking for music lessons in Almuñécar or Motril? Juanfran is the teacher for you! He is a licensed teacher from the University of Granada and has years of experience in the arts and providing music lessons to students of all ages.

Are you looking for music classes in Almuñécar? Juanfran is the teacher for you! He is a licensed teacher from the University of Granada and has years of experience in the arts and providing music lessons to students of all ages.

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Semana Santa Almuñécar (Holy Week) 2019 & La Herradura

Tradition, processions, remembrance, commemoration, brotherhoods, sisterhoods, candles, floats, a variety of costumes and more, are all part of what you will experience during Almuñécar Semana Santa (Holy Week)!  This usually spans over 8 days, with multiple processions through town during the day or night.

Tradition, processions, remembrance, commemoration, brotherhoods, candles, floats, a taste of the Almuñécar Semana Santa experience - Holy Week!  Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

 

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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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