Costa del Sol holidays are immensely popular with a wide range of visitor. The wonderful climate combined with mile after mile of soft sandy beaches and pleasantly warm Mediterranean waters all contribute to the attraction of the area. Whatever your age or your interests, you'll find a cheap Costa del Sol holiday to suit. There are resorts where the energetic, lively party atmosphere continues until dawn; there are family friendly resorts with safe bathing and a relaxed nightlife; there are peaceful hideaways for those seeking a romantic atmosphere or total relaxation; the choice is yours.
Many regional airports have budget airlines flying to the Costa del Sol making your total travelling time both shorter and cheaper. Check the Cheekytrip web site for flights to the Costa del Sol from your own local airport. With average annual temperatures of eighteen and very little rainfall, the benevolence of the weather is a major draw and means that holidays here can be enjoyed at any time of year. Golf breaks are particularly popular during the winter months.
Apart from a stunning shoreline, the hills and mountains framing the resorts offer a perfect landscape for hiking, biking and climbing. The many historic towns and pretty villages can be explored. A day trip to Granada is perfectly feasible and highly recommended. The Alhambra palace and fortress complex began life in the ninth century and with additions made until the sixteenth century, shows a variety of architectural styles. If you are close to Malaga be sure to visit the Alcazaba and Gibralfara palaces which are connected by ramparts.
Another popular excursion is a trip to Gibraltar. The Barbary macaques are a famous attraction but care must be taken with these monkeys. Having lost their natural fear of humans, they can cause problems and can give a nasty bite. Enjoy their antics from a distance. Many shopping trip are made to the Rock.
The beaches of the Costa del Sol are, without a doubt, some of the best in Europe. The tourist developments in the larger resorts have many high rise hotels and apartments which may not be the prettiest but do have advantages. In resorts such as Torremolinos and Fuengirola, the high density of visitors lead to many recreational facilities, land the large numbers of bars, discos and clubs, create a very lively atmosphere. Most of the resorts provide water sports which range from fun rides on inflatable to waterskiing, surfing, jet skiing, diving and fishing. There are dozens of golf courses and tennis courts in the region. Tourist attractions include water parks, safari parks, adventure parks and mini golf and the Los Alcornocales National Park. With so much on offer, you need never have a dull moment.
Hotels, apartments and villas provide a range of accommodation that caters for all budgets. Take a lok at the all-inclusive holidays as they can offer great value for money. Restaurants provide everything from traditional Spanish cuisine to British pub grub and fast foods. Nightlife provides for every mood and taste.
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