La Capilla del Carmen in Santiago de la Ribera
The Church of La Capilla del Carmen, in the Barrio del Carmen The municipality of San Javier formed in 2 main urban nuclei, one of which was the main centre of San Javier, which was established at the junction of historical pathways, used by travellers, shepherds and traders. The first local place of worship was built at this intersection, while the second population centre was Santiago de la Ribera, which was built up during the latter part of..

The church of San Blas in Santiago de la Ribera
The chapel of San Blas in the municipality of San Javier The history of this small church dates back to the Reconquista, a time of transition between the Moorish occupation and the Reconquest of southern Spain by the Catholic forces of Castile and Aragón from the north of the Iberian Peninsula. In 1243 what is now Murcia was absorbed into the Crown of Castilla by means of the Treaty of Alcaraz. The area was then ruled by Prince Alfonso, who..

San Javier Sports Centre and indoor swimming pool
Patronato Deportivo Municipal de San Javier San Javier Sports centre and indoor swimming pool Explanada Mariano Rojas 1 30730 San Javier Telephone 968 573105 More information can be found on the website at Open air swimming pool (July and August only) Monday to Friday 12.00 to 18.00. Weekends 11.00 to 19.00. Indoor swimming pool (closed July and August)      Monday to Friday 8.00 to 22.00. Saturdays..

Hostals or albergues in San Javier
A guide to accommodation in the municipality of San Javier  MUNICIPAL SPORTS HALL - LOG CABINS Log cabins located in the grounds of the municipal sports hall. There are 10 cabins available, all of which sleep 10-12 people. Polideportivo Municipal / Municipal Sports Centre . Ctra. Alicante, Km. 24, San Javier. Tel: 968 57 31 05 – For more information about the municipality..

La Manga del Mar Menor Catholic churches
Salvator Mundi Urbanización El Vivero Km. 1 Telephone: 968 563054 Reina de Los Apóstoles Urbanización Castillo de Mar Km. 5 Telephone: 968 563054 Click for more information about the San Javier municipality: SAN JAVIER TODAY

The Town Hall of San Javier
Ayuntamiento de San Javier and local Padrón office San Javier Town Hall (or Ayuntamiento) is the centre of municipal administrative activity and contains offices for most of the main bureaucratic processes within the municipality. It also contains a tourist information office and the ticket sales point for cultural activities including the San Javier Jazz Festival. Address: Plaza de España, 30730, San Javier Telephone: 968 57 37 00..

The Edificio Juventud in San Javier
A youth activities centre in San Javier The Edificio Juventud in San Javier is run by the Youth Department of the Town Hall, who organize and host a large number of activities such as exhibitions, concerts, workshops and talks. See the  what's on section of San Javier Today for details of the events on offer.  Concejalía de Juventud de San Javier Av. Aviación Española, 12 30730, San Javier, Murcia   Click for map: Concejal..

The church of San Francisco Javier in San Javier
La Parroquia San Francisco Javier, parish church and museum   Parroquia San Francisco Javier Plaza de la Iglesia, Calle Luis Garay, 6, 30730 San Javier Telephone 968 571085   MASS TIMES April to September: weekdays 20.00, Saturdays and the days vefore religious holidays 20.00, Sundays and religious holidays 10.00 and 20.00. October to March:weekdays 19.00, Saturdays and the eve of religious holidays 17.30 and 19.00..

The church of Los Remedios in Roda
The Ermita de los Remedios, Roda The Ermita de la Virgen de los Remedios in Roda is attached to the Hacienda, the main estate building in the village of Roda. The Hacienda itself was built between 1610 and 1620, on top of the remains of a previous construction dating from the end of the 15th century. When restoration work was carried out in 1997 on part of the building, workers found the remains of the terrace which was laid in the first third..

The parish church of Santiago Apóstol in Santiago de la Ribera
Parroquia de Santiago Apóstol, Santiago de la Ribera Although Santiago de la Ribera is a bustling and popular resdential tourism area, the town centre seen today is relatively young, having grown from a collection of simple fishermen's dwellings to a substantial community within the last 120 years. In 1988 it celebrated its 100th anniversary. Click here to read more background information and the history of Santiago de la Ribera. The..