There are two Veras, Vera Playa and Vera Town. Vera Playa is situated in Southern Spain on the Mediterranean and Vera town is ten minutes inland. The town is a beautiful traditional Spanish town while the Playa has been tastefully developed into a modern tourist resort. The Playa is situated next to the coastal resorts of Garrucha and Villaricos and close to hilltop town of Mojacar Pueblo and Mojacar Playa.
The town of Vera is one of the most important commercial centres in the region. A traditional old Spanish town which is constantly increasing in popularity with tourists who are attracted to its many shops and handicrafts, Spanish tapas bars, fancy restaurants and the friendliness and hospitality of its inhabitants. For sight-seeing the most important sights are : the church La Encarnacion which was built in 1400 Century, the Royal Hospital San Augustin which was also built in the 1600 Century, the monastery La Victoria, the chapel Espirtu Santo and the historic town museum and the fountain called Cuatro Canos.
This area of Spain has a dry climate, enjoys over 300 days of sun each year and has exceptionally mild winter weather. Because the area is located just about as far south as it is possible to go in Europe, and protected by the Sierra Cabrera Mountains it boosts having the best climate in Europe.