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Almeria

Almeria is a city in Andalucia.

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

  • Calle Mayor (center). Calle Mayor is a tapas-bar located between the Rambla and the paseo de Almeria near the center. If has a variety of tapas, often different than the most common choices found in most of the tapas bars in the city, some of the choices being vegetarian. The price for a caña of beer (a smaller glass than the tubo's)and a tapa is only one euro in the evenings. 1.

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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