5*Hotel Puente Romano, Marbella

The 5* Hotel Puente Romano in Marbella, is hosting this years Andalucia Tennis Experience from 3rd – 11th April 2010.

The  Puente Romano Tennis Club will  stage the second edition of the Women’s Professional Tennis Tour (WTA). The  WTA tournament will feature some of the world’s top 100 women tennis players including , Jelena Jankovic, Anabel Medina  Carla Suárez and Serena Williams.

The former Wimbledon champion Manolo Santana is to be appointed as the hotel’s Tennis Club manager.

New 4* Hotel in Rioja

The  Rioja  region is to opened its new, three-suite  hotel on March 16,  it’s name,  Viura, is from the white grape grown around these parts. 

The hotel is found in the small town  of Villabuena de Alava at the foot of the Sierra de Cantabria. With several terraces with views the mountains and the 16th century San Andres Church it’s a great base for wine-lovers.

It’s a modern hotel in a charming old town, and a glorious area for oenophiles.

Villabuena de Alava has a several wineries including Luis Cañas, Izadi, Baigorri and Arabarte. The town and is only 20 minutes from Logroño.

Internal flights are available from Madrid  into the local Logroño-Agoncillo  on Iberia Airlines.