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 A plaza in Albox Spain
A plaza in Albox Spain
 The skyline of Albox
The skyline of Albox
 View towards the mountains in Albox Almeria
View towards the mountains in Albox Almeria
 Country views in Albox
Country views in Albox
 Spanish countryside found in Albox Almeria
Spanish countryside found in Albox Almeria
Townhouses in Albox
Townhouses in Albox
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Villas and apartments in Almeria Albox
 A street view of old Albox in Almeria
A street view of old Albox in Almeria
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A street in Albox Almeria
 The view across Albox
The view across Albox
 Apartments seen in Albox Almeria
Apartments seen in Albox Almeria
 A public space in Albox Spain
A public space in Albox Spain
 Albox Church Almeria
Albox Church Almeria
 A cafe in Albox Almeria
A cafe in Albox Almeria

Albox is nestled between the Sierra de las Estancias and the Sierra de los Filabres mountain ranges, a short distance from the Almanzora river. It is a typical white-washed town with narrow streets interspersed with small plazas. As a small agricultural town it is surrounded by olive groves and orange and lemon orchards.

The origin of Albox is medieval and the remains of an ancient fort can be found o­n a nearby hill. In 1503 it was destroyed by an earthquake and many of its historical buildings were lost. It has been completely reconstructed in its present location.

Albox and the surrounding area offers a number of outdoor pursuits for the visitor. There are a multitude of country areas to walk and explore, horse riding, cycling or off-roading in a 4WD. The area is also home to Europe’s biggest observatory.

Many of the local traditions in Albox remain, including ceramics. Two celebrated ceramicist families, Herminio and the Ends, remain in Albox. Their pottery factories still cook the mud in the old Arab furnaces and produce popular decorative ceramics, mostly earthenware.

There is a flourishing weekly market held o­n Tuesdays that is o­ne of the features of Albox. The market spans through the streets into the Rambla (a dry river bed) and here you can buy everything from clothes to livestock.

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15 Bed & Breakfast 3 Holiday Rentals 20 Long Term Rentals
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2 Art & Craft Shops
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4 Businesses For Sale 2 Office Services 1 Premises To Let
2 Printers & Graphics
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1 Toy Shops
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4 Items Offered
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3 Clubs & Associations 1 Pets
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16 Builders & Joiners 3 Cleaners 3 Electricians
13 Garden Services 1 Heating & Solar 2 Metal Work
12 Painters 5 Plumbers 14 Pools, Spas & Pool Services
1 Property Maintenance 2 Property Management 16 Removals & Storage
18 Sat TV, AC & Telecoms 2 Windows, Blinds & Awnings
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1 Fashion & Clothing Shops
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2 Accountants & Advisors 2 Banks 1 Brokers & Investors
4 Insurance Services 3 Solicitor & Abogados
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2 Bars & Cafe Bars 3 Restaurants
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3 Furniture Shops
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1 Dentists 2 Hair & Nail Salons 2 Health, Diet & Beauty
2 Opticians 1 Pharmacies 2 Vets
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3 Day Trips & Tours
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5 Car Dealers & Repairs
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1 CD, DVD & Game Shops
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1 Places of Interest
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3 Supermarkets
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8 Building Services 11 Computer Services 2 Photographers
1 Specialist Services 3 Translation Services
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2 Commercial Property 15 Constructors 12 Estate Agents
9 Land For Sale 8 Locators & After Sales 432 Property For Sale
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1 DIY/Hardware Shops 1 Florists & Garden Centres 1 Gift & Novelty Shops
1 Sports & Sportswear Shops
 Albox Sports & Recreation
1 Diving Centres 1 Golf Courses 1 Gyms
1 Horse Riding & Racing 1 Motor Sports
 Albox Travel & Transport
3 Airport 1 Bus Services

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