If you are looking for a Spanish holiday with a difference, then perhaps you should consider taking a holiday rental apartment in Chipiona, Spain. Located close to the old city of Cadiz, this hidden away village has much to offer the holiday maker. By taking advantage of self catering accommodation in Chipiona, you will get to see and experience a part of Spain that few other tourists will ever do. A rental apartment is equipped to the highest standards, meaning that you will be surrounded by all the mod-cons as you enjoy your holiday in Chipiona.
The white sandy beaches, stretching for over 12km, are the big draw card for people staying in this unspoilt section of Southern Spain. The lack of tourist crowds leads to an enjoyable time on the beach, where there is plenty of space to sunbathe and swim. Other activities in the area include kite surfing and wind surfing, along with horse rides and golf. You can even take a flamenco class or two if you should so desire!
Chipiona is home to the tallest lighthouse in Spain, and was originally built by the Romans. After you have climbed the 365 stairs to the top, the views are stunning. If possible, it is best to hire a car for the duration of your holiday in Chipiona, as this will open up the rest of the Andalusian region to you. The cities of Cadiz and Jerez are worthy of a day trip each, as is the windy city of Tarifa, world famous for its kite and wind surfing. Whilst Africa may seem a long way away, it is indeed accessible over the Straits of Gibraltar by ferry, and can be done in a single (but long) day trip.
The weather is a crucial aspect in booking any holiday to Chipiona, and so you will be pleased to know that the weather is good all the year round. Summer has the hottest and driest months, with zero rain in August and top temperatures of 30 degrees Celsius, but an average of 25. The sea breeze plays an important role in keeping everything cool when a lot of Spain suffers extremely high temperatures. The temperature range is between 14 and 20 degrees Celsius in the winter months.
Most people will fly into Spain for their holiday in Chipiona. The nearest airport is at Jerez (XRY), and Ryanair operate flights between London Stansted (STN) and here during the summer months only. The main airport would be at Malaga (AGP), and this connects year round with cities throughout the United Kingdom and most other European countries. To get to you holiday rental apartment in Chipiona, the best way may be to hire a car.