Almeria - enchanting mix of beaches, mountains and desert
Almeria is a province of contrasts. The Alpujarras region, which carries on into Granada, provides a intriguing landscape covered with simple towns such as Benahadux, Gádor, Alhama de Almeria, Canjáyar, Láujar, Alcolea, Berja, Adra, El Ejido, Dalías, Roquetas de Mar.
The coast includes Carboneras, Mojácar, Garrucha and some wonderful beaches. The North has the Vélez route, with the Letreros cave (prehistoric paintings) in Vélez Blanco, and an interesting castle in Vélez Rubio. Almeria, the capital of the province, is a modern and attractive city in itself.