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Roquetas de Mar in the region of Andalusia with it's 82,665 inhabitants is a town in Spain - some 259 mi (or 417 km) South of Madrid, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Roquetas de Mar is now 07:16 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Úbeda, Salobreña, Nerja, Las Hortichuelas, Las Entinas or Urbanizacion Roquetas de Mar. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vicar, Roquetas de Mar, Las Salinas, La Ribera de la Algaida, La Balsilla de Taray and Aguadulce. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Roquetas de Mar Almeria Andalucia Spa...

07:05 min ( October 10, 2011 by sherbornewanderer)
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The fishing village of Roquetas de Mar is surrounded by Nature Reserves and Natural Parks. At the Torrequebrada archeological site numerous Phoenician artefacts have been found. From www.a-motorhome-o...

Roquetas de Mar - Aero

00:58 min ( July 22, 2012 by Flyandbike2008)
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Luftaufnahmen, Fotografia aero, Air picture

Roquetas de Mar - Municipio Turístico

05:52 min ( February 07, 2012 by Playa Senator Grupo)
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Video promocional de la zona de Roquetas de Mar (Almería) realizada por el Ayuntamiento de Roquetas

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02:38 min ( December 21, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Interesting facts about this location

Poniente Almeriense

Poniente Almeriense or Campo de Dalías is a comarca in Almería, Spain. It is sometimes also known as the "sea of plastic" (Mar de plastico) due to the numerous greenhouses that cover the area. The comarca contains nine municipalities and 218,426 inhabitants in an area of 971 km². The "sea of plastic" was one of the subjects of We feed the world, a 2005 documentary.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.76, -2.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Comarcas of Andalusia, Geography of the Province of Almería

Estadio Municipal Santo Domingo

The Estadio Municipal de Santo Domingo is a multi-use stadium in El Ejido, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and was the home ground of the now defunct Polideportivo Ejido. The stadium holds 7,870 (all-seated) and was built in 2001.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 36.76, -2.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Spain, Polideportivo Ejido, Sports venues in Andalusia

Estadio de los Juegos Mediterráneos

Mediterráneo Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Almería, Spain. It is used for athletics and football matches and is currently the home ground of UD Almería. It hosted the 2005 Mediterranean Games. The stadium holds 22,000 and was built in 2004.

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Located at 36.76, -2.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Spain, Football venues in Spain, Multi-purpose stadiums in Spain, Sports venues in Andalusia, UD Almería

University of Almería

The University of Almeria is a public university situated in Almeria, Spain. Located on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, it belongs to the La Cañada de San Urbano district of Almeria City. In 2008 the University offered 38 different degree programmes, with 871 lecturers, and 11,628 students. At the time of its foundation, its initial governing was assigned to D. Alberto Fernández Gutiérrez, as Vice-Chancellor. The current Vice-Chancellor is D .

More reading: University of Almería homepage
Located at 36.76, -2.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Almería, Educational institutions established in 1993, Universities in Andalusia

Los Millares

Los Millares is the name of a Chalcolithic occupation site 17 km north of Almería, in the municipality of Santa Fe de Mondújar, Andalusia, Spain. The complex was in use from the end of the fourth millennium to the end of the second millennium BC and probably supported somewhere around 1000 people. It was discovered in 1891 during the course of the construction of a railway and was first excavated by Luis Siret in the succeeding years. Further excavation work continues today.

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Located at 36.76, -2.61 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological cultures of Western Europe, Archaeological sites in Spain, Buildings and structures in Andalusia, Copper Age Europe, Prehistoric sites in Spain