Destination Guides - Murcia



Murcia holidays take you to a city that is ideally placed for you to enjoy the glorious beaches of Costa Calida and experience the traditional atmosphere of an interesting historic town. Lying inland, a short distance from the coast, it is a good choice if you are looking for a Spain vacation but wish to avoid the hordes of visitors who frequent the popular beach resorts. A cheap Murcia trip may be just the ticket. The town offers a wealth of sightseeing opportunities as well as a great shopping experience. With Roman remains and a cathedral, Sancta Maria, dating from the fifteenth century, and the Inglesia de San Estiban dating from the sixteenth century there is plenty to explore. Wander through the streets of the old town and immerse yourself in the past. It is here that you'll find the narrow streets full of tiny shops, bars and small restaurants. Murcia has many museums and galleries, wide boulivards and parks and gardens. Should you want a break from the city, take a trip to Mar Menor where you'll find a range of water sports. The resort of La Manga has a choice of golf courses which should please officianados of the sport.

Low cost Murcia holidays can be taken at any time of year as the winters are fairly mild. Many regional airports provide direct flights which helps to reduce your total journey time. The main holiday season is from April until October with temperatures climbing into the thirties in the height of summer. Murcia has a range of comfortable accommodation that caters for most budgets. As ever, service in Spain is good. Restaurants abound with everything from fast foods to fine dining. The choice is vast so everyone can be satisfied. Nightlife can be as relaxed or as lively as you wish as there are venues to suit all ages.

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