Almeria is a city in , also called "the Hollywood of Spain". The word Almeria is an Arabic word which means mirror of the sea. Like many Andalusian cities, Almeria kept its Arabic name after it had been recaptured by the Spanish.

Landmarks in the Area

Estadio de los Juegos Mediterráneos is a multi-purpose stadium in , Spain. is situated 2 km east of Almería. Photo: Schumi4ever, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Alcazaba of Almería is a fortified complex in , southern . Photo: ANE, CC BY 3.0.

The Museum of Almería is one of the most important museums in the Almerian province and maintains the largest collection of archaeological remains in Almería. Photo: Museo de Almeria, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Estadio Municipal Juan Rojas is a rugby stadium in , . is situated 3 km northeast of Almería. Photo: Schumi4ever, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Photo: Olea, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 1½ km southeast of Almería. Photo: Schumi4ever, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 1½ km west of Almería. Photo: Domingo.deguzman, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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