Property for sale in la union
This 2 bedroom 1 bathroom first floor apartment is part of a lovely, modern complex with big communal Pool, great views, close to everything and only 10 a minute drive from the lovely beaches of Los Alcazares and the Port and Historical town of Cartagena. La Manga is only a short drive where you can either swim in the shallow water of Mar Menor or in the Mediterranean Sea. The apartment has two bedrooms (one double and one twin) both with fitted wardrobes. A full bathroom, kitchen with washing machine, and a decently sized living room with lots of natural light, with pretty furnishings and patio doors to the open balcony. The apartment also has a big PRIVATE Roof Terrace - ideal for sun bathing and eating Al-fresco!!La Unión itself is an old Spanish Mining Town close to Mar Menor, La Manga and Cartagena in the province of MURCIA. There is a LARGE street market 2 minutes from these apartments every Tuesday offering locally produced fresh fruit and vegetables and of course clothes, shoes, handbags, leather goods and many more things.The lively market town of La Union, named after an amalgamation in the mid eighteenth century of 4 small mining villages, is situated midway between the naval port city of Cartagena on the one hand and the sandy beaches and bays of the Mar Menor on the other. The Mar Menor (inland sea) is a short drive away and is a safe haven for swimming and water sports as it is non tidal. Separating the Mar Menor from the Mediterranean is the La Manga strip. Los Alcazares, with what seems like miles of glorious sandy beaches and bar restaurants is one of the larger towns sitting on the Mar Menor and is very popular in summer with Spanish holidaymakers and tourists alike. Near San Pedro and towards the north end of the Mar Menor is another traditional Spanish town called Lo Pagan, famous for its mineral waters and Mud baths. Murcia, the regions capital and cultural city is situated on the river Segura and boasts a beautiful Cathedral and other historic buildings, is a 20 minute drive away.