Holiday house Almeria, holiday rentals Andalucia
Sierra de Filabres & Cabo de Gata
Almeria is the
most easterly province of Andalucia. The area is
known for its beautiful beaches such as the “Playa
de Monsul” and the “Playa de los Genoveses”
near San Jose in the “Cabo de Gata” Natural Park.
Here is the only desert in Europe, the “Desierto
de Tabernas” near Tabernas. Between
the fifties and seventies, they filmed many spaghetti
westerns here, because of its’ resemblance to the
landscape of the Wild West of America.
The eastern part of the Sierra Nevada is part of
the Almería province.
Almeria has a large port and the
old Alcazaba, the city castle, towers
above the city.
Almería is the driest province
of Spain with less than 200mm annual rainfall
and the area with the most sunshine, well
over 3000 hours per year. The average annual temperature
is 18.7 degrees.
Le Chien Andalous offers the “Filabres
Cortijo” near the villages of Laroya and Macael,
to relax and enjoy nature. A lovely holiday complex with a
swimming pool and several holiday rentals
in the small village of Las Negras by the sea and
ecotourism Finca Albaricoques near Cabo de
Gata natural park.