Only half an hour from Almuñecar by car.  River pool Junta de los Rios, Granada.

Junta de los Rios is quite simply a paradise. A place of outstanding natural beauty with wonderful river pools and waterfalls.

Bermejales is an exceptionally beautiful lake, not far from Granada and the Costa Tropical. Fantastic swimming, hiking, canoeing and fishing

Bermejales is a huge man-made lake, not far from the centre of Granada and the Costa Tropical. Well off the beaten track, you couldn't hope for a

A walk along the hanging bridges of Monachil makes a great day out for the whole family. A stone's throw from the centre of Granada, the route is

Top 10 natural things to do with children - Crossing the hanging bridges of Monachil, Granada

Orgiva by PM Kelly, via Flickr

Matthew's article this week concentrates on moving to Órgiva - capital of the Alpujarra. Órgiva: it's no chocolate-box village but still a sweet spot.

Orgiva, Grenada Province, Spain

The local town of Orgiva, about from Granada

Flor de Limonero Restaurant Reviews, Orgiva, Spain - TripAdvisor

Flor de Limonero Restaurant Reviews, Orgiva, Spain - TripAdvisor

Holiday Rental in Orgiva, Spain

Casa Pepe Rosa: Holiday home with stunning views, private pool, .

Volunteering fun at kaliyoga, Orgiva, Spain

Volunteering is great if you love cheap travel and meeting people, why not give it a go even if just for a week or two.

Restaurant Teteria Baraka, Orgiva, Spain

From the mountains of northern Spain to the beaches of Andalucía and across to the Balearics, our readers have discovered fantastic places to eat

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