Murcia is the capital city of the Autonomous Community of the Region of Murcia. Located near the river Segura, the city is a home of genuine beauty of nature with its high mountain ranges and steep hills. Murcia has gone through a series of plagues, earthquakes, floods etc. that has turned the city upside down. But, as we say everything happens for good; these miseries revealed huge mineral wealth and natural springs in the place. The natural beauty and surroundings of Murcia are difficult to explain in words and can only be discovered by visiting the place.
|Area||:||881.86 Km2 (340.5 sq mi).|
|Geographic Coordination||:||37°59'10"N 1°7'49"W.|
Climate and Geography
The weather in Murcia remains excellent throughout the year. The sunny climate with average annual temperature of 19.3 degree Celsius makes it an ideal holiday destination.
The inter-urban bus service provided by LatBus along with Tramway and Trains are the best modes of public transports for getting around the city. The city is also a good place to walk down the streets and discover the real life of people living in Murcia.
Shopping and Entertainment
Murcia is among the reputed shopping centers of Spain it is loaded with small shops offering off the hanger clothing. Along with that, large and reputed franchise stores can also be found in the central, where you can buy trendy dresses, accessories etc. The extravagant display of Christmas lights at the time of Christmas makes Murcia markets a must visit place.
Bars and nightclubs are the major attractions of nightlife offered by Murcia. If you love movies and love experimenting with food then this is the right place for you to spend your evenings. The leisure centre is another hot spot destination among the tourist and locals for memorable night outs. With rich cultural diversity, beautiful natural surroundings, historical background, civilized districts and other tourist destinations, Murcia slowly but gradually coming up as a favored tourist destination in Spain. So next time you plan to visit Spain, don�t forget to head for Murcia for some extravagant sight seeing.