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Car Hire Shortage Threatens Tourism in Spain

Car Hire Shortage in Spain Tourists across Europe are facing higher prices for rental cars in Spain and some holidaymakers may not be able to get a rent a car at all, because many car rental companies predict that the

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Spanish tourism plunges as Britons stay at home

Arrivals of foreign tourists to Spain, the world’s second biggest tourist destination, plummeted in November as top customers Britons and Germans stayed at home during the global economic slowdown. Arrivals fell 11.6 percent in the month from a year earlier,

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Spanish tourism feels pinch of economic downturn

Few Spaniards would sacrifice their annual summer vacation. But while Spain’s beaches are still busy, shops and restaurants at its resorts are ominously quiet as the country’s economic crisis envelops the tourism industry. After 50 years of uninterrupted growth, Spain’s

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Cheap car hire at Almeria airport

Tips for low cost car rental at Almeria airport. Almería airport is situated in the bay of Almeria and located approximately 10 Kilometres east of the city centre at the end of a dual carriage way. Our car hire customers will

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Granada – Route to the Pico de La Maroma

The ascent of the highest peak in the Poniente Granadino con be made both on foot and on horseback. It is a long hike (minimum 8 hours), and has a medium/high difficulty rating. For this reason, it is important to

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Poniente Granadino – Flora and Fauna

The variety of vegetation is one of the determining factors in the richness of the landscape in the Poniente Granadino. In the lower latitudes, the cultivated fields and olive groves combine with the traditional Mediterranean scrub oak woodlands. Together with

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The Poniente Granadino Through The Centuries

An obligatory stopping place, the Poniente Granadino is located in the Western-most part of the Province of Granada, in a large basin stretching from North to South, and delimited by the mountains towards Cordoba and Jaen, and the Alhama, Tejada

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The Sierras of Alhama, Tejeda and Almijara

The Alhama, Tejeda and Almijara Sierras form an impressive mountainous mass, which separates the provinces of Malaga aud Granada. In the former, this mountain range constitutes the backbone of the Axarquía district; while, for the latter, it provides the beautiful

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Nature in its purest form

To speak of the Poniente Granadino is to speak of Nature in its purest form. This zone is criss-crossed with mountain ranges and river systems, of which the River Genil, final destination of many smaller streams, stands out. This wealth

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Granada – the Last Nashrid Frontier

The Poniente Granadino (the western area of the Province of Granada) is well known as the last frontier of Al-Andalus, the old border between the Christian Kingdom of Castile and the Mushm Nasrid Kingdom of Granada. The cultural richness of the

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