Get to know the climate of Aguadulce and discover this beautiful land
The climate of Aguadulce is classified as warm and temperate. Rainfall in Aguadulce falls mostly in the winter, with relatively little rain in the summer. According to Köppen and Geiger climate is classified as Csa. The average annual temperature in Aguadulce is 17.1 °C. Rainfall here averages 654 mm.
The least amount of rain occurs in July. This month’s average is 2 mm. In December, the precipitation reaches its peak, with an average of 100 mm.
Temperatures are higher on average in August, around 25.9 ° C. At 9.6 ° C on average, January is the coldest month of the year.
Gastronomy of Aguadulce
As Aguadulce is located very close to the coast of Almeria, the typical dish of the region by nature is fish anyway.
Among the gastronomy and traditional foods that accompany the typical dish of Aguadulce are a wide and tasty menu of lobsters, rice, pastas, meat of animal of corral, exquisite soups as for example the one of bouillabaisse which is prepared with seafood and mayonnaise, another example of soups is the one of white garlic.
Other dishes are the gurullos with rabbits, ajipán, sausages and different kinds of stews with fish, lobsters and seafood.
There is also the paprika of anchovies, noodles with fried fish, potatoes in garlic and tarbinas (made from pieces of fried bread, almonds, sugar and wheat flour).
All kinds of condiments, vegetables and wine are usually used to cook the different dishes. For dessert you can taste fresh fruit throughout the year and Arab pastries as well.
Monuments in Aguadulce
The monuments are part of the culture of the Aguadulce tourist because through these historical sites know their ancestors, traditions and culture.
Some of the places that you can visit in vacations are:
- Bullring: It offers you bullfighting shows as well as music concerts and other kinds of events periodically. It can hold up to 8000 spectators. There you can also have access and enjoy establishments such as bars, restaurants and much more.
- Santa Ana Lighthouse and Castle: This 18th century fortification was inaugurated in May 2003 after a restoration project. This historical monument has several rooms where you can observe various paintings, photographs, sculptures and participate in conferences, concerts and performances.
The equally restored lighthouse houses inside an exhibition hall of any example of cultural initiative that you can visit throughout the year.
In less than two hours you can arrive in your transfer from Malaga Airport to Aguadulce. to enjoy this small villa. In this post we present you the history of this little paradise.
Because Aguadulce is a Spanish coastal town in the municipality of Roquetas de Mar, province of Almeria. It is in the region of Poniente Almeriense.
A little bit of History of Aguadulce
Until the first third of the 20th century, both Aguadulce, the Parador de Las Hortichuelas and Campillo del Moro were part of the jurisdiction of Enix.
However, on 24 June 1927 they became part of Roquetas de Mar so that this municipality could undertake to pay the debts that Aguadulce had. After several changes and transfers in the end Aguadulce remained part of Roquetas de Mar.
Litigation between the two municipalities continued over the years. Aguadulce had a few dozen houses and more than 200 neighbors. The houses were located on the margins of the road. It also had some streets in the direction of the Loma del Gato. It had some more important houses, a rudimentary petrol pump, a grocery store and a chapel.
During the first third of the 20th century improvements were introduced such as the construction of the road, the arrival of the telephone and telegraph and a bus line. In 1936 the company “Desde la Buena Unión” undertakes the public lighting. It also had two schools and celebrated its patron saint’s day in honour of the Virgen del Carmen. In 1950 it had 27 houses and 300 inhabitants.
Annexed to the current nucleus of Aguadulce, the Urbanization of Aguadulce was created in 1964. It was created under the protection of the 1963 law on Centres and Areas of National Tourist Interest. Like Almerimar. In addition this work enjoyed exemptions and funding for its proper development and its promoter was Máximo Cuervo.
In addition with the partial plan it dates from 1967, with reform of 1973. The Urbanization of Aguadulce was projected over 75 ha to offer 12,000 tourist places. But finally the promotion for second homes predominated due to its proximity to Almeria more than the promotion for tourist purposes.
Development of tourism
Tourism developed during the second half of the 20th century. In this period they built also:
- The apartment building El Palmeral
- The Aguadulce Leisure Residence
- and also the Albergue Inturjoven Aguadulce
In 1995, the A-7 Mediterranean Highway was put into service. Therefore the section of the N-340 between Almeria and Aguadulce known as “El Cañarete” only use by cars from these towns.
In 2007 it opened the boulevard of Avenida Carlos III with garden areas, underground parking and a bicycle lane in the commercial area of the town.
Transfer from Malaga Airport to Aguadulce
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