The province of Almeria in Andalusia, Spain is one to explore for it's great landscapes and abundance of wildlife in the natural park. Because of the high temperatures and little rainfall, the driest part of Europe is found in Almeria in its natural park. This means it attracts actors and directors from around the world to film western films there as it provides the perfect desert setting. In the Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park, close to Almeria accommodation though, there's a variety of environments such as cliffs, beaches, a marine zone and salt-pans, and these environments are what attracts the vast amount of wildlife, as well as the park being a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
If an active holiday is what you're after, Almeria holiday rentals offer the best opportunities for that. Because of the clear water off the coast, there are the perfect conditions for diving and snorkelling, as well as sailing, fishing and windsurfing. On the land, the mountains provide the chance to go mountain biking, or why not take a 4x4 excursion to really appreciate the landscape surrounding Almeria accommodation? The capital of the province of Almeria, which is also called Almeria, is also worth checking out. The port of Almeria is dominated by the Alcazaba, a Moorish citadel, while the old town offers a variety of monuments to see, including a Gothic cathedral and a 300 year old hospital.
For more ideas on what to do while staying in Almeria holiday rentals, why not take a trip to the nearby provinces of Granada, Malaga and Murcia to discover even more Spanish culture and history.