There are thousands of ways to have fun in Andalusia. Here are a few suggestions to choose from. Take note of the week’s spotlight for its most outstanding events. They are not to be missed.
A variety of factors make Andalusia ideal for leisure parks. There is a wide variety to choose from, to suit your tastes and those of your friends and family. The wonderful weather, the long hours of sunshine and different geographical areas add value to this broad range of leisure attractions. Nature areas for lovers of the countryside are complemented by theme parks where you can enjoy culture and education side by side on your holidays. There are also amusement parks where you will experience new, exciting sensations.
If you are in Andalusia you should not miss a visit to the craft shops, street markets and shopping centres to be found throughout the Region.
Andalusia is home to excellent craftsmen, and you will find an array of different items in wrought iron, wood, wicker, fans, embroidered shawls and mantillas, ceramics, leather items, riding accessories, glassware, etc. Here you will also find wonderful cured meats, with different specialities to try in each area. Why not take back a sample to delight your friends and family? If you have more of a sweet tooth, then the different convents to be found across Andalusia produce traditional sweets and pastries, baked with love, patience and excellent natural ingredients. There are also confectioners that maintain the sweet-making skills of the Moors. You can sample these Arabic delicacies with a good cup of coffee or take them home with you.
Andalusia offers a range of nightlife options to suit all tastes. There are giant nightclubs for a great night out with various different dance floors, bars, rooms for private parties and eating areas where you can get your strength back.
If you would rather have a more quiet night out, there are cinemas with all the latest films, and theatres offering top-level performances from the best of today’s companies and groups. You can also sit at any of the terrace bars to be found throughout Andalusia, and enjoy a drink and good company. Summer is the best time for this. Beforehand you also have the chance to try some tapas at one of the many typical bars offering excellent Andalusian cuisine.