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There are plenty of ways to get active in Mojacar.
Albufeira is often described as the gateway to Portugal's Algarve region, so you could be forgiven for thinking that there's little more here than stunning beaches and excellent golf courses. However, the region boasts some fascinating historical sites.
Majorca is a stunning island in the Balearic archipelago off the coast of Spain. As you'd expect, there are dozens of amazing stretches of sand where you can lie back and soak up the sunshine or take a dip in the clear waters of the Mediterranean.
If you don't want to follow the crowds to the likes of Paris and Venice for a Valentine's getaway with your loved one, consider visiting Amsterdam instead. The city is known for being quirky and has a variety of offerings for couples to enjoy in February.
The Le Marais district of Paris is a must-visit when you stay in the city. It has a fascinating history, beautiful architecture, excellent restaurants and plenty of other attractions. Here's a bit more information to get you in the mood for exploring.
The Christmas markets in Amsterdam are some of Europe's hidden gems. Although they are not quite as well known as their counterparts in places like Germany and Austria, they are certainly worth exploring if you're heading to the city in December.
Amsterdam is a cosmopolitan city, so it should come as no surprise that it is a great place to visit if you're a foodie. There is a wide selection of restaurants here that serve up cuisine from across the world. However, it's worth sampling traditional Dutch fare during your visit.
You can't travel to Spain and not try tapas, so if you're planning to stay in one of Barcelona's hotels, don't miss out on the opportunity to feast on the delicacies. Whether enjoyed as a quick afternoon snack or for dinner, these dishes are delicious.
Few people have never heard of Vincent Van Gogh – even if you are not that interested in art. If you're a fan of the master, though, you'll be able to indulge your passion while staying in accommodation in Amsterdam. The city is home to a dedicated collection of his works.
Within moments of leaving your hotel in central Amsterdam to explore the Dutch capital you will understand why it has earned the nickname of the Venice of the North. The city's canal ring district is actually a UNESCO World Heritage site, so is well worth visiting.
Paris is home to a huge variety of different attractions, so many in fact that you may find yourself not having time to see them all in one trip. One way to solve this problem is to explore the city by boat; this way you can take in the sights while relaxing on the Seine River.
London's live music scene is known the world over, so there's sure to be a gig or festival going on that you'll love, regardless of what your tastes are. With many special events set to take place in the capital this year, 2012 will be a particularly great time to visit.
Amsterdam is the perfect city for a cultural break, with a host of museums, landmarks and galleries all waiting to be explored. Here are just five of the best museums you can visit in the Dutch city if you want to get an overview of its history, art and culture.