The Costa Almeria or Costa Calida

The Costa Calida is also known as the Costa Almeria and it stretches from El Mojon to Aguilas, not far from Almeria. There is a magnificent saltwater lagoon called Mar Menor which covers over 80 square miles, it separates the Mediterranean sea by a 24 km strip of sand, the lagoon is shallow and due to this it is very popular with families with children, there is also sailing, windsurfing and other activities.

The Costa Calida is also popular with Golfers and there are many good courses including Championship Standard and Signature Designed courses, more are been built all the time so the area is fast becoming a serious contender to the Costa del Sol in the Golfers world.

The sub tropical climate of Almeria makes it one of the sunniest resorts in Europe and come winter time the water is actually warmer than the air temperature which makes for all year swimming making it a popular resort all year round which tourists love.