"Desert and delightlful coast!" Top 5 Page for this destination Almería by blint

Almería Travel Guide: 143 reviews and 328 photos

Home to Spaghetti Westerns

Come and visit the sets of major hollywood and Spaghetti western films! You thought you were looking at the wild west in The USA well, you were wrong, it was really Almeria.

Apart from the Wild West sets and the amazing desert, Almeria also has a wonderful coastline to offer, of which the highlight is El Cabo del Gata.

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Pros and Cons
  • Pros:The Desert and El Cabo del gata
  • Cons:Too many foriegn tourists on the coast.
  • In a nutshell:More than just beach resorts
  • Last visit to Almería: Dec 2004
  • Intro Updated Jan 22, 2005
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  • aussirose's Profile Photo
    Oct 1, 2010 at 9:09 PM

    Hey that's cool Julie! :o) Now I know what to see in Almeria when we visit next year. Salinas looks cute :o) Thanks for the tips! Cheers, Ann.

  • JLBG's Profile Photo
    Feb 5, 2008 at 1:50 PM

    I did not know that there was a reconstructed far west in Spain ! Cabo del Gata is impressive !

  • cuppadamoksha's Profile Photo
    Mar 5, 2007 at 2:42 AM

    i hope that someday i will be able to visit this fascinating country ... very interesting information and wonderful pictures.. thankyou for sharing

  • chiara76's Profile Photo
    Sep 15, 2005 at 12:40 AM

    Very interesting page...great photos. Greetings from Warsaw.

  • Beach_dog's Profile Photo
    Dec 11, 2004 at 8:05 AM

    Que raro, I just mention Charlton Heston and Sophie Loren in a tip and the same time you mention the remainder of the Hollywood actors ;0)) That donkey would come in useful for my Belem. Nice page :0)

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