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BENALMADENA, ANDALUCIA’S HIDDEN GEM

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By Contributor / 2015-07-25 15:16:32

Escape the heat and have a relaxing holiday on the Costa del Sol in the pretty town of Benalmadena.

Suitable for a sand, sea and sun type holiday, a sightseeing holiday, or a combination of the two. The town of Benalmadena makes a superb base for such a holiday.

Sitting, as it does on the coast, of the Costa del Sol and immediately beside Torremolinos, you immediately have two resorts for the price of one within walking distance. Regular bus services run along the coast to other well known destinations such as Marbella, Puerto Banus, Nerja, Estapona.

David’s Coachtrips are offering a pretty good deal this August which bases you in a large comfortable three star Benalmadena holiday hotel within its own grounds.

A beautifully kept garden, full of tropical plants leads you to a large sun terrace with a large swimming pool. All rooms have balconies and the hotel has seaviews.

Bus services to all other parts of the Costa are immediately in front of the hotel. Why not try the Benalmadena cable car ride? This is again easily accessible by local bus and is found in the quaint old village arrea of Benalmadena which sits above the coastal part of the town.

The excursion includes return travel from in and around the Torrevieja area by coach to Benalmadena in modern air conditioned coach. Also included are a day trip to the areas largest town, Malaga where you can choose to do the beach, visit the Roman amphitheatre, the Old Moorish castle (Alcazar), the Cathedral, shops, bars , restaurants and park areas and much more. There is also a day trip to a favourite destination.

The Rock of Gibraltar. Here you can shop at British home store, Marks & Spencer etc, travel to the top of the rock to see the monkeys, go through the fabulous caves of St Michael, explore the ancient fortifications which have served to keep the rock in British hands. Or you can have a lazy day in the sun at local beaches and bars. Whatever you do, Gibraltar is a day out with a difference.

This 6 day excursion 24-29th August. With a half board regime including wine and water, all coach travel, including the two excursions, the services of a well informed English speaking courier the price is only 325€. At around 55€ per day this is certainly excellent value.

And it is so easy to reserve your places. For further information or to make a reservation, simply call (0034) 966785910 or book online at www.coachtripsonline.com