Kids on the coast
Kids on the Coast!
When you are selecting your new home you may wish to consider the needs of children or grandchildren. In Spain children are adored totally by all of the family and it shows in the facilities that are provided for them.
If your grandchildren are coming over for a holiday they will not have a moment to relax as they take in the beaches, aqua parks, fairs etc. There is plenty of activity all year round, everywhere. Should you be relocating your family, there are plenty of schools to choose from, both Spanish and International. The great news is they will be growing up as bi-lingual Europeans with a lifestyle that all will envy.
The following shows just a few of the facilities they can enjoy....
On the Costa del Sol
Tropical Encounter Aquarium, Puerto Banus and Sea World, Benalmadena Harbour. Fascinating aquariums of exotic fish.
Horseriding.There are many riding schools throughout Spain as the Spanish love horses. A popular centre, Escuela de Arte Equestre near San Pedro provides riding tuition and a pony club.
Adventure parks and zoos
Selwo Adventure Park is unique. An open area in a valley inhabited by tigers, lions and bears. Tour the park in special vehicles and discover a wild world. The Zoo at Fuengirola, probably the most modern zoo in the world, providing perfect views of a wealth of exotic animals as they live in luxury in their own environment.
DolphinsCruise the bays of Gibraltar and watch the dolphins at play daily.
Isla MagicaA massive theme park in Seville, perfect for a day away for all the family/
Beachside funFunny Beach, a beach specially devoted to pleasure for kids. Water sports, Kart courses and many other activities.
Tivoli WorldThe theme park of the coast just at the top of Benalmadena. Acres of fairground pleasure running late into the night in the summer with more modest hours off season. There is also a cable car from the entrance of the park which takes you up the mountain above, providing magnificent views of the whole coast.
Crocodile ParkOne of the largest captive crocodile parks in the world.
Aqua ParksThese come into their own in the summer providing full days of enjoyment. There are large aqua parks at Torremolinos and Mija Costa.
Inland there are many adventure tours into the countryside and mountains. 4 wheel drive tours and a host of other pastimes
Are a speciality of this coast. All along the sea front you will find sailing, jet skiing, water skiing and diving clubs.
Enjoy the hire of a quad bike. There are also hosted tours of the coast.