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Main tourist areas of the Costa de la Luz. Our recommendations if you visit this zone with your yacht.

Main tourist areas of the Costa de la Luz. Our recommendations if you visit this zone with your yacht.

The Costa de la Luz is one of the most beautiful and attractive areas for Andalusians and foreigners who want to visit the south of Spain. This coast is located from the mouth of the Guadiana River to Tarifa, oriented to the Atlantic Ocean and it has an extensive history dating back to the 12th century BC. C.

It has a wide of services for tourists with entertainment, golf, marinas, sport programs, etc… which makes many tourists, especially in summer, want to spend time during few days in the provinces of Huelva and Cádiz.

On the other hand, we share some main towns that have the most interests for tourists and visitors, and in addition, are ideal for coordinating routes if you come with your yacht.

In Huelva: Isla Canela, Islantilla, Cartaya, El Rompido, El Portil, Punta Umbría, Mazagón and Huelva.

In Cádiz: El Puerto de Santa María, Cádiz, Chiclana de la, Conil de la Frontera, Barbate, Vejer de la Frontera and Tarifa.

Many of the beaches in this area have dunes, fine sand and crystal clear waters that make this area an incredible landscape. Furthermore, this area has natural areas. The most famous is the Doñana National Park. In fact, it is the most important Biological Reserve in Spain.

Many yachts services coordinated by Lamaignere Shipping make a route through this area due to the good infrastructure in some ports such as Puerto Sherry, Huelva or Cádiz have.

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The best things to do in Cadiz in summer

The best things to do in Cadiz in summer

Cadiz is a beautiful city in Andalusia, located in the south of Spain and that we recommend visiting at least once during your life. It is a place chosen by many captains to come with the yachts. The reason is that it is a perfect place for gastronomy, entertainment and good infrastructure in port. In this post, we will give you information about the best things to do in Cadiz in summer.

1- Enjoy a sunset on the beach of La Caleta

It is a 450-meter beach where boats gather and where a beautiful image remains at the end of the day at sunset.

2- Visit the Cathedral

The mixture of mud and neoclassical style gives a special touch to this cathedral. Although it is not the largest in Spain.

3- Torre Tavira

Another interesting place in Cádiz and where you can enjoy great views of the city. It is one of the highest points to have spectacular images.

4- Fortress of Santa Catalina

Very close to the Caleta beach, the castle of Santa Catalina was built in the 16th century, and it has a beautiful panoramic view of the beach and the coast. It can be accessed for free.

5- Stroll through the neighborhood of La Viña

Known as “the heart of Cádiz”. It was the old fishing area, narrow streets, many bars to enjoy food and to discover special corners.

Lamaignere Shipping has its own office in Cádiz and we coordinate many yachts and megayachts at this point in Spain, providing yachts services and of course, additional services to enjoy all passengers’ stay.

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Lamaignere Shipping coordinates a military ship in Cadiz

Lamaignere Shipping coordinates a military ship in Cadiz

Dear hearers:

We continue writing our blog section because from Lamaignere Shipping we want to share info about our recent operations and news for your interest.

In this ocassion, we would like to share you some photos about an atractive operation managed by Lamaignere Shipping in the port of Cadiz. A military ship has been moored at the quayside from 11th of July to 17th of July.

From our professional point of view and about the shipping sector, in general, military operations and any navy ship requires professionalism, dedicated attention and exacting standards to ensure optimal performance when the navy ship is in port.

Finally, we would like to thank our main agent for sharing this operation and of course, trust in us.

We attach you some photos:

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What is the origin of the name of the Costa del Sol? Where is located? Why is famous this zone of Spain?

What is the origin of the name of the Costa del Sol? Where is located? Why is famous this zone of Spain?

The “Costa del Sol” is one of the most relevant touristic zones of Spain. Approximately, 35% of tourism in Spain prefer to visit the Costa del Sol. But, what is the origin of this name?

Rodolfo Lussning, owner of a hotel in Almeria, created “this concept” to promote Almeria in the commercial campaign in 1928 in the newspaper of “La Crónica Meridional” with the great goal to attract new foreign tourists with the expositions in Seville and Barcelona in 1929. However, it was in 1947 when this concept was disseminates by different channels of communication.

An ideal zone if you visit Andalusia with your yacht. Where is the “Costa del Sol”?

Nowadays, we can consider that “Costa del Sol” has 185km distributed from the municipality of La Línea de la Concepción to Nerja, although on serveral occasions the municipalities of the Granada coast up to Motril are also included.

Costa del Golf.

Curiously, Costal del Sol is known as “Costa del Golf” also, owing to the high number of golf courses. In fact, regarding the number of golf courses, Andalusia is in the position number 1 for all Europe and Spain. Therefore, it is a fantastic zone and ideal opportunity to practice this sport if you decided to visit Andalusia with your yacht.

Lamaignere Shipping coordinates yacht services and in many occasions, our customers like visiting and discovering “Costa del Sol” during the travel in Spain.

The “Costa del Sol” is one of the most relevant touristic zones of Spain. Approximately, 35% of tourism in Spain prefer to visit the Costa del Sol. But, what is the origin of this name?

Rodolfo Lussning, owner of a hotel in Almeria, created “this concept” to promote Almeria in the commercial campaign in 1928 in the newspaper of “La Crónica Meridional” with the great goal to attract new foreign tourists with the expositions in Seville and Barcelona in 1929. However, it was in 1947 when this concept was disseminates by different channels of communication.

An ideal zone if you visit Andalusia with your yacht. Where is the “Costa del Sol”?

Nowadays, we can consider that “Costa del Sol” has 185km distributed from the municipality of La Línea de la Concepción to Nerja, although on serveral occasions the municipalities of the Granada coast up to Motril are also included.

Costa del Golf.

Curiously, Costal del Sol is known as “Costa del Golf” also, owing to the high number of golf courses. In fact, regarding the number of golf courses, Andalusia is in the position number 1 for all Europe and Spain. Therefore, it is a fantastic zone and ideal opportunity to practice this sport if you decided to visit Andalusia with your yacht.

Lamaignere Shipping coordinates yacht services and in many occasions, our customers like visiting and discovering “Costa del Sol” during the travel in Spain.

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