Los Alcázares is located in the province and region of Murcia. It is a charming little town that grew out of a traditional fishing village. The nearest major city is Cartagena which is easily reached in half an hour by car. Los Alcázares has long been a popular destination for people who want to practice water sports of various kinds. Several beaches in the area have been awarded blue flags which is proof that the beach is both clean and well maintained.