Andalucia villa holidays are 'ideal for golfers' - 07 Jan 2009
The region of Andalucia has been named as one of the best golfing destinations in Europe and is an ideal place for those considering a villa holidays in Spain.
Andalucia welcomes over 400,000 golfers annually and was recently named as the Best Golf Destination in Europe at the International Golf Travel Market Awards.
According to the Spanish Tourist Office, judges were impressed by the range and quality of the region's golf courses, along with its favourable climate and fantastic landscape.
In related news, it was recently announced that authorities in Malaga are planning to invest billions of pounds in redeveloping some parts of the city and its harbour area.
A new port terminal is being constructed, along with an opera house, which is planned for 2011.
The Picasso Museum and the Museum of Contemporary Art are also being extended.
Written by Fiona Mayers