Further Afield


Places to See


Further Afield.


Aguilas. Nice sea front.

Calabardina. Nice sea front, and old Moorish Tower if you drive down to the end of the road. Under Cabo Cope. (The Island that you can sea from Playa Grande or Bolnuevo).

Cabo Cope from the distant mountain road back to Mazarron. Wonderful views but a bit hairy!

Portus. Pretty little beach town on the way to Cartagena.

Portman. Between Cartagena and La Manga, and not far from La Manga Club.

Cabo de Palos. At the south end of the La Manga strip.


Puebla de Don Fadrique. Wild mountainous country. (Around 200 mile round trip).

Caravaca de la Cruz. (Behind Sierra Espuna Mountains).

Bullas. (Again behind Sierra Espuna).

Archena. Naturally hot swimming pool, mud baths, various therapies. Marble streets in this Spa town with hotels if you want to stay over, and where people walk around in bath robes through lovely gardens to go to the swimming pool etc

Banyos de Mulla. Hire your own private bathing room for an hour or two. Naturally hot theraputic water.

Banyos de Fortuna. Another hot swimming pool town north of Murcia.

Vera (On the road for Mojacar) Has a water park.

Benidorm (Nearly two hours each way with a coffee stop on route) Theme Park and Water Park.

Street Markets.

Monday – Don’t know.

Tuesday – Alhama de Murcia

Wednesday – Totana

Thursday – Lorca

Friday – Isla Plana (Summer only)

Saturday – Mazarron Town, or Fuente Alamo

Sunday – Puerto de Mazarron. (Huge but tiring).

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