The largest of the 17 Spanish autonomous regions, Andalusia best represents the country's traditions with regards to bullfighting, flamenco, fiestas. This is the birthplace of Pablo Picasso and of the famous painter Velasquez, so you can imagine that a holiday in Andalusia will be an unique cultural experience. Yet not only. The climate of the region is delightful, the beautiful beaches offer great relaxing times. During the winter you can expect snow in the Sierra Nevada in Granada. During the summer you can enjoy hiking, the olive trees in Jean, the famous wines of Malaga, Jerez and Sanlucar. The famous white villages in and around the mountains are a perfect backdrop for a romantic escape with one of Bungalow.Net's holiday homes in Andalusia. Add to this the hospitality of the people here and you have the most perfect outing that you could wish for.
Cobbled streets and a slow pace of life, peace and serenity are all emblems of inland Andalusia, with green rolling hills, traditional farms, fascinating cities like Seville, Cordoba, Granada. A holiday home in Andalusia takes you back in time during the era of emperors and the centuries of Moorish domination. While in this area of Spain you should not miss out on the third largest mosque in the world, the Arab “mezquita” of Cordoba, as well as the famous Alhambra Palace in Granada, one of the most impressive architectural wonders of all times. In the Sierra Nevada mountain range you'll find the most southerly ski resort on the Old Continent so that your holiday in Andalusia can be just as stunning in winter as well as in summer. The Alpujarras is one of the most beautiful areas of land in Spain, with dramatic landscapes. To the north east of Granada you'll find the only desert in Europe, as well as several troglodyte villages with 21st century cave dwellers that live here in hobbit-like houses made of soft rock.
Beautiful culture and history
There is an Islamic legend that talks about this beautiful area of Spain, Andalusia. They say that the people of El Andalus asked Allah for five favors: clear blue skies, trees with all kinds of fruit, seas full of fish, beautiful women and a fair government. Apparently Allah fulfilled all the mentioned wishes except for the last one, under the premises that if he did, the place would be simply an unearthly paradise. Still, the region is definitely the spitting image of a paradise, with a beautiful countryside, majestic mountains, a coastline that is world famous for its beauty and popularity. The region of Andalusia has an unbelievable charm, whether you’re into inflatable banana boats and all night parties or amazing Moorish architecture and medieval little villages where time seems to have stood still. Take the perfect family holiday in Andalusia on one of the beautiful "costas" here: Costa de la Luz, Costa del Sol, Costa Tropical or Costa Almeria. Taste the real holiday paradise this year!