Best place for 4 weeks on the Costas this coming summer?

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  1. Gandhi

    Gandhi

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    Ideas? Links? Prices? Where to avoid etc? Time to drive there (realistically not in a competition). Tips.

    Many thanks guys. Did France for 5 weeks last year and now we fancy the Spanish Costas this year. Ideally a short walk, pedal to shops etc as 'er indoors has a bad back and walking far isn't an option.

    Paul
     
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    Mattyjwr Funster Life Member

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    It could depend on when you are going and what temperatures you enjoy. The Costa del Sol has some nice beaches and interesting places to visit but is a lot hotter than the east costas and it can get very humid in August.
     
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    It depends what you mean by summer,,,Aug a terrible time to be on the coast in Spain as it is so busy..June and July its lovely on Costa Brava,,lovely coast and plenty of sites on the beach...enjoy. BUSBY
     
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    My vote goes to Costa Brava too but not in the school holidays - busy and expensive
     
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    As above.... July and August, hot and uncomfortable in a motorhome (unless you really do like the heat) plus campsites are packed and top whack money wise....
    June ideal.. :)
     
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    Have done med Spain during school holidays and it was busy but fine...main issue is it is extremely hot at that time!
     
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    One consideration to think of is that mosquitos are very active in some areas of Spain, mainly around canals, lakes and waste disposal areas.
     
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    Not as bad as west coast of Scotland though.....BUSBY.
     
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