Almuñécar Feria & Fiestas Virgen de la Antigua (August) 2020 celebrations Altered

The full Feria is cancelled for August 2020 due to Covid 19, but there will be a few special celebrations.

The second week of August means it’s time for the Almuñécar Feria and Fiestas Virgen de la Antigua.  Time for celebrations in honor of the town’s patron saint, Virgen de la Antigua.  It’s nearly a week full of food, drinks, music, carnival rides, and a procession.  It all ends on August 15th with the biggest night in Almuñécar ‘s list of annual festivals and the most spectacular fireworks display around!

The second week of August means it's time for the Almuñécar Feria and Fiestas Virgen de la Antigua.  Time for celebrations in honor of the town's patron saint,  Virgen de la Antigua.  It's nearly a week full of food, drinks, music, carnival rides, and a procession.  It all ends on August 15th with the biggest night in Almuñécar 's list of annual festivals and the most spectacular fireworks display around! Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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How To Get Married In Spain

How do I get married in Spain?

Quite frankly, the process to get married in Spain can potentially be hugely frustrating, but once you understand the different options then it is easy to have a stress-free wedding in the Spanish sunshine.

Quite frankly, the process to get married in Spain can potentially be frustrating, but once you understand the different options then it is easy to have a stress-free wedding in the Spanish sunshine. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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New Luxury Villas in Costa Tropical Spain For Sale

There’s a new wave of luxury villas in Costa Tropical Spain and they can be found at SANNTONIO.  Perched on the hill above La Herradura, you will find 10 luxury properties with amazing sea and mountain views, a community atmosphere and ideal terraces for entertaining or a romantic night at home.

Luxury villas in Costa Tropical Spain, named Sanntonio.  Perched above La Herradura, with breathtaking sea & mountain views and a village community. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Online Shopping & Package Delivery Points

Sometimes we just can’t find exactly what we need locally and need to do a little online shopping!  Many of the bigger chain stores have a website where you may order online and have shipped to your home.  We also cover some of the package delivery points in the area.

Sometimes we just can't find exactly what we need locally and need to do a little online shopping!  Many of the bigger chain stores have a website where you may order online and have shipped to your home. We also cover some of the package delivery points in the area. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Terrazas Costa Tropical – Terrace Restaurants & Sky Bars

You have come to the right place if you are looking for those breathtaking views from a rooftop bar or perhaps the ambiance of outdoor dining in terrace restaurants.  We will share with you some of our favorite Terrazas de la Costa Tropical.  There are many restaurants, chiringuitos, and bars with a terrace or outdoor space.  But we’ve created a list of those with something extra special to offer; ambiance, charm, and views.  Some of them are our little secret, so don’t tell too many people.

Terrace restaurants and bars with breathtaking views from a rooftop bar, by the sea or tucked away in the old town. These are some of our favorite Terrazas de la Costa Tropical. Read more on https://almunecarinfo.com/terrace-restaurants-sky-bar-rooftop-almunecar/

 

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Health Insurance Spain – Companies, Cost, Coverage

Let’s talk about Health Insurance Spain!  You will find it is quite easy to obtain and is very affordable compared to other countries.  The health insurance companies we recommend provide healthcare in Spain for foreigners, students, retirees, and more.  We share some info about the cost of health insurance in Spain and tips for coverage.

Let's talk Health Insurance Spain!  You will find it is quite easy to obtain and is very affordable compared to other countries.  The health insurance companies we recommend provide healthcare in Spain for expats, students, retirees and more.  We share some info about the cost of health insurance in Spain and tips for coverage. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Almuñécar – La Herradura Coronavirus COVID-19, Announcements

Social distancing, Keep Calm, and Wash your hands.  It is recommended everyone participate in the steps to avoid getting and/or transferring the virus. The state of alarm ended June 21, International travelers are allowed as of July 1st.  Almuñécar – La Herradura is part of the Granada province and has done everything it could to be nearly COVID free.  If you are coming to visit, please help keep it that way.   

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Bus Tours & Day Excursions

If you don’t have your own transportation or you just want to leave the driving to someone else, then you will enjoy one of these bus tours.  There some amazing day excursions to choose from.  You may also select if you would like to have a guided tour when you arrive at the destination or explore on your own.

If you don't have your own transportation or you just want to leave the driving to someone else, then you will enjoy one of these bus tours.  There some amazing day excursions to choose from.  You may also select if you would like to have a guided tour when you  arrive at the destination or explore on your own. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar & La Herradura (16th July) 2020 celebrations cancelled

Food, drinks, carnival rides, procession, boats and fireworks are what you will get when you celebrate the fiestas Virgen del Carmen Almuñécar!  This usually includes 3-4 days of activities and fun at the western end of San Cristobal Beach.  Each night is full of people gathering at the makeshift bar on the paseo, as well as kids enjoying the small carnival, plus you can’t go wrong with churros and waffles at Elvira’s open late!  Then on July 16, it’s the day of Virgen del Carmen, patron saint of fishermen and sailors.  The brotherhood will take her and set sail the streets in a procession and then to the waters to bless her in the midst of a festive atmosphere.

Fiesta Virgen del Carmen 2018 Patrona de Los Marinos Almunecar. On July 16, the day of the Virgen del Carmen is celebrated in Almuñécar. The Virgin is the patron saint of the neighborhood of Los Marinos who, proudly walk their patron saint through San Cristobal.   Where they dance and embark her to the Peñón del Santo where fireworks are displayed. Read more on Almunecarinfo.com

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Friday Market Almunecar – Mercadillo Almuñécar & La Herradura

Friday Market Almunecar  Mercadillo 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