*** WELCOME TO THE COSTA TROPICAL ***
*** THE SPANISH RIVIERA ***
The Costa Tropical is located in southern Spain, at 500 kilometers from Madrid (the capital), in the community of Andalusia between the Costa del Sol and Costa de Almeria.
The Costa Tropical has a subtropical climate with 320 days of sunshine a year and an average temperature around 20 ° C, making it possible to grow tropical fruits. In fact, it is the unic region of Spain where sugarcane and custard. Seafood of this area creating succulent recipes, not to mention the famous Grilled sardines (Espetos de Sardinas).
Here are tourist towns as well known as Almuñécar, with its harbour of Marina del Este; Motril is the largest town in the province after the capital, which also has a marina; Salobreña and crowned by Moorish castle of XII century.
All have good tourist infrastructure and are suitable for the practice of various sports kite surfing, surfing, paddle, diving, fishing, sailing, water skiing, golf, tennis, squash, horse riding, etc. Sierra Nevada, at 3,400 m. altitude and only 40 kms from the coast, is a paradise for alpine skiing and mountaineering.
One advantage of this Andalusian province is to enjoy on the day of the beach, the city and the mountains.
Cliffs, coves and long beaches make the landscape of the Costa Tropical
SALOBREÑA: The jewel of the Costa Tropical, one of the last white villages topped by a Moorish castle. Salobreña is located less than an hour from Granada and the Sierra Nevada mountains, 15 minutes from Almuñécar, just over an hour from the Malaga airport. and at 90 minutes from Almeria Airport.
-The Old Town of salobreña: A walk through the streets, steep and narrow reveal its Arab past; Streets of a typical Andalusian village, with all its white houses with balconies decorated with flowers.
-The city center of Salobreña has all the shops you could need as supermarkets, schools, pharmacies, health center, restaurants, typical bars to enjoy a sangria, theater ...
Salobreña has 8 kilometers of pretty beaches and, to the west, many little coves and smaller beaches. An artificial reef was created off of the Peñon rock where snorkeling and diving is permitted. There is an 18-hole golf course located 5 only kilometers
The town is surrounded by sugar cane plantations and groves of sub-tropical fruit trees.
In Salobreña are many things you could do: just relax on a beach in Salobreña, hiking through the woods of sugarcane, a cultural tour of the castle and its museum, not to mention that you can dive into the wonderful funds in the area, funds crystalline warm Mediterranean waters.
Even goats enjoy the Costa Tropical Paradise !!!!