Overview coasts and beaches of Spain

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Costa Brava

: Spanish coast closest to England (over land with car) from the Franco-Spanish border to the town of Blanes.


Costa Blanca

: Coastal Strip of the famous Benidorm to Cartagena.


Costa del Sol (Sun Coast)

: With places such as Fuengirola, Torremolinos, Marbella and Malaga. The eastern part south of the high Sierra Nevada is calmer.


Costa del Azahar

: Orange Blossom Coast (provinces of Castellón and Valencia) with interest places as Peñíscola (peninsula with castle), St. Carles de la Rapita and Benicassim.


Costa Cálida

: Rugged and quieter coastal zone near the province of Murcia with a lagoon at Mar Menor.


Costa de Almería

: Coastal zone in South-eastern Spain (Almería province) with a desert-like interior including the beautiful nature park of Cabo de Gata.


Costa de la Luz (Coast of Light)

: Relatively quiet flat coastal zone on the Atlantic coast between Gibraltar and the border with Portugal, including the Doñana National Park. Tarifa on the southernmost tip of Spain is known as windsurf spot.


Costa verde

: Coastal Strip of the province of Asturias in northern Spain with a very rugged and green interior. Ideal for nature lovers instead of the sun-lovers.

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