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Situated just under 50km away from the city of Cordoba is the town of Pozoblanco, with a population of just over 16,000 people. There is a range of self catering accommodation in Pozoblanco on offer, and each one is equipped with everything that you might need to make your stay a comfortable and relaxing one. A holiday rental cottage in Pozoblanco is ideal if you wish to see more of the Spanish interior and have a more authentic experience, as opposed to the madding crowds so familiar in some of the coastal resorts.
Opting for a holiday in Pozoblanco places you at the centre of a great deal of things to both see and do. In terms of activities, the immediate area offers some excellent hiking and cycling. If golf is more your thing, then you may be pleased to know that there is a 9 hole course 3 km out of town. Tennis is also an option here, and in actual fact, Pozoblanco plays host to an ATP tennis tournament on its outdoor hard courts. Self catering accommodation in Pozoblanco may be at a premium during this time.
The most obvious place to visit whilst on holiday in Pozoblanco is the magnificent city of Cordoba. Its history dates back to the Roman times and even earlier. It has architecture spanning many hundreds of years, and is a fascinating place to walk around. A full day spent here at the very minimum is recommended. In the immediate area are some wonderfully quaint little villages to visit, as is the countryside in general. Wildlife enthusiasts will feel in heaven, with many species such as deer, cranes, storks and reptiles to be spotted. Although the coast is 200km away, if you have a rental car, you could get there in a couple of hours and enjoy all the water sports that you would expect.
Pozoblanco enjoys some of the very best weather that Spain has to offer. The summer months are, in fact, some of the hottest in Europe, with July and August receiving regular daytime highs of well in excess of 35 degrees Celsius. Even during the winter, the day time temperatures can be above 20 degrees, and it is a rare day indeed when it dips below 9 degrees. With just 10 inches of rain a year, most of it falls in the winter months. However, compared to the UK, rainfall is fractional.
The closest airport to Pozoblanco is situated at Seville (SVQ). There is a regular flight to and from London Gatwick (LGW) on easyJet. The next best option would be Malaga airport (AGP). This is quite a major airport, and takes in flights from a wide range of UK cities on numerous airlines. Airlines include Jet2.com, BMI Baby, Thomson Airways and Monarch. Airports to depart from include Exeter (EXT), Newcastle(NCL), Liverpool (LPL), Manchester (MAN) and East Midlands (EMA).