Almeria second most expensive destination in Andalusia

Almeria is the second most expensive summer destination in Andalusia according to a new international study. Ipsos Mori, the polling people, carried out a survey across Spain (as part of a global survey) to see how much the average holiday for a couple would cost this July / August 2015. The TripIndex Cities survey calculated the cost for three nights in a double room in a four star hotel, with three trips to local interesting Continue reading Almeria second most expensive destination in Andalusia

Almería “20th best” in online poll of Spanish tourist destinations

Tripadvisor.es recently polled its users on their favourite Spanish destinations (http://www.tripadvisor.es/TCDestinations-cEuroFavorites-g187427) Almería came in at number 20 (hurrah!), behind Valencia (do pelotas rival paella?) but above Salamanca (which is a medieval Disneyland for soft minded Catholics). 53 hotels found in Almería – none in Mojácar, oddly enough. Ah, right, you have to search for Mojácar. Hmm. Qué hacer en…. Mojácar. Good question. Let’s click and find out. Whoops! Tripadvisor doesn’t know either, although it helpfully Continue reading Almería “20th best” in online poll of Spanish tourist destinations