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The word Almeria is an Arabic word which means ''mirror of the sea''. Like most Andalusian cities, Almeria kept it's Arabic name after it has been recaptured by the Spanish.
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The word Almeria is an Arabic word which means ''mirror of the sea''. Like many Andalusian cities, Almeria kept its Arabic name after it had been recaptured by the Spanish.
  
 
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Revision as of 12:20, 10 December 2009

Almeria

Almeria is a city in Andalucia.

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Understand

The word Almeria is an Arabic word which means mirror of the sea. Like many Andalusian cities, Almeria kept its Arabic name after it had been recaptured by the Spanish.

Get in

By plane

Carriers serving Almeria include Monarch [1] from London Luton, Birmingham and Manchester, Ryanair from London Stansted, Air Nostrum from Barcelona, BMIBaby from East Midlands, Easyjet from London Gatwick & Jet2.com [2] from Leeds/Bradford.

By train

Almeria's train station is located on the Plaza de la Estación in the centre of the city and has services to destinations across Spain.


By bus

By boat

Get around

See

The Alcazaba
  • Casa de los Marqueses de Torrealta
  • Cathedral of Santa María de la Encarnación
  • John Lennon Monument[3]
  • La Alcazaba
  • Las Claras Convent
  • Museo del Aceite de Oliva
  • Palace of the Marquees of Cabra
  • Palace of the Viscounts of the Castillo de Almansa

Do

  • Visit the great beaches of Las Salinas and La Almadrava de Monteleva.

Learn

Buy

  • Círculo Mercantil
  • Mercado Central - the central market.

Eat

Budget

Mid-range

Splurge

Drink

Sleep

Budget

Mid-range

  • NH Ciudad de Almeria, Jardín de Medina, +34.95.0182500 [4]. Recently built, located at the Jardín de Medina street, in the very heart of the city. A privileged location opposite the train and bus stations near the Marina and perfectly linked to the airport.

Splurge

Contact

Stay safe

Cope

Get out

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