Cycling on the EuroVelo 8 route as it passes through Aguilas
One stage of 7,560-km route which runs from Cádiz to Cyprus ends in Águilas and the next sets out for Puerto de Mazarrón The Region of Murcia has long been a preferred destination for cycling holidays, the varied terrain attracting tourists from all over Europe 12 months a year, and its inclusion on the “EuroVelo 8” route, which runs a massive 7,560 kilometres from Cádiz in the south-west of Spain to Athens and Cyprus, is likely to further..

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Summer mobile library service at Calabardina in Aguilas
Over 75,000 books and other items to choose from every Monday morning in Calabardina The mobile library or “Bibliobús” will once again be visiting the Águilas locality of Calabardina this summer, parking on the Paseo Marítimo every Monday between 10.00 and 13.00. The Bibliobús offers readers a choice among over 75,000 books, magazines, comics and films for both adults and children. To make use of this service it is necessary to show..

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Outlyling districts of Águilas: Calabardina
A picturesque beachside village in the shadow of Cabo Cope Calabardina is a small town or village located to the east of Águilas, at the foot of the headland of Cabo de Cope on the south-facing coast of the Mediterranean. It lies within the municipality of Águilas and is administered from the town of Águilas, although is technically a pedanía of the municipality with its own local community Mayor. For many years this was nothing..

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Cuesta de Gos in Águilas, birthplace of actor Paco Rabal
A pleasant trip out to the mountains behind Calabardina Cuesta de Gos is a tiny hamlet in the foothills of the mountains behind Águilas and Calabardina, and consists of no more than a scattering of around a dozen houses. The inhabitants of the village used to struggle to make their living from the few crops which could be grown in the arid countryside before irrigation was viable, but nowadays the houses belong mostly to a few families who..

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