The “Costa Calida” called the Florida Southern. Here, in less time, excellent courses were created. Within a few kilometers, the golf courses are available, which were designed by Jack Nicklaus.
As the resorts and golf courses La Torre, La Loma, Hacienda Riquelme, MarMenor Golf Resort and El Valle Golf Resort.
Furthermore Roda Golf and the famous La Manga Golf Club.
In the province of Alicante, the golf courses can be reached in about 20 minutes by car from Villamartin, Las Ramblas La Finca and Las Colinas.
Villamartin: Location: West of Torrevieja, access via the N 332 to La Zenia, travel time: about 25 minutes. 18-hole course beautifully landscaped space, narrow lanes.
La Serena: Location: On the highway to Cartagena, exit Los Alcazares center, travel time: about 15 minutes. 18-hole course, one of the nicest place, but has a lot of water.
THE MUD FROM THE MAR MENOR
The particular weather conditions of the Mar Menor, with a high percentage of hours of sunshine per year and high salinity, have resulted in the north end of the lake, in the area known as the salt ponds, were deposited during centuries was sludge very suitable for therapeutic treatments.
The latest analysis by the University of Murcia (1995 study) found that these sediments contain a high percentage of cations, calcium, magnesium, potassium and fluorine and chlorine and sulfate, much higher than expected, even in this salinity waters.
In addition, the medical grain in this area are high levels of fine and very fine sand (silt and clay), which are the real players in the healing properties attributed to the sludge. The PH is basic and is between 7,12 and 8,45 values?.
For the application of mud baths, the area traditionally known is that of the salt ponds, whose funds hold a treasure trove of medicinal sediments.
THE MAR MENOR BEACHES
The Mar Menor is a salt water lagoon next to the Mediterranean Sea in the region of Murcia (Spain). Their special ecological and natural characteristics make the Mar Menor a unique natural area and the largest saltwater lake in Europe.
BEACHES OF SAN PEDRO PINATAR
Las Salinas, Barraca Quemada,
El Mojón, Punta Algas,
The Puntica, La Mota,
Torre derribado, Villananitos.
Nature Reserve – (The salt flats of San Pedro del Pinatar):
The salt flats of San Pedro del Pinatar are the most important wetland habitat throughout the region. They have therefore been declared a regional park in 1985. Nest here every year, flocks of flamingos and other migratory birds that make this natural area stopover on their journey between Africa and Europe. The Regional Park of the Salinas de San Pedro is located on the Mediterranean coast, unique landscape in which you can make at short distances morphological conditions: salt flats, salt lakes, reed beds, beaches, “encanizadas” (the Mar Menor has always been for fishing own set system, the reaching out of the Mediterranean into the lagoon fish are caught in this labyrinth created from wood and reeds) and grown on sand pine forests.
AROUND THE MAR MENOR
A bike ride around the Mar Menor, on paths, dirt roads, and even by a former trail of sheep, which always run on the waterfront is a good opportunity to discover this unique coastal area.
Unfortunately – or fortunately – runs the shores of the Mar Menor are not consecutive. In the “encanizadas”, the traps made of wood and reeds woven, in the extreme north of La Manga, the beach is interrupted by several water channels, which do not allow a continuous itinerary around the Mar Menor.