Near Spain’s Portuguese border is the city of Badajoz. Featuring the ruins of a Moorish castle and a view of the Guadiana, Badajoz boasts its ancient broad forts and moats, contributing to its secure and strong appearance. There are many interesting places to visit in Badajoz as a tourist; visit its intricate architecture and different colorful buildings, and indulge in its lively culture touring around in a Badajoz car hire.
Main airport for the Extremadura region, Badajoz Airport shares its control tower and runway with the Talavera la Real Air Base, which is an air base of the Spanish Air Force named after the neighbor municipality of Talavera la Real. Located 14 km from Badajoz city, and 45 km from the city of Merida, Badajoz Airport serves as a perfect starting point to head to the city in a Badajoz car rental.