If one of your goals is to improve your tennis skills this year, then you may wish to consider booking a flight to Spain and visiting La Manga Club.
Located in sunny Murcia, the resort is home to 28 tennis courts, including four hard courts and four AstroTurf courts.
These all feature floodlighting, meaning you can enjoy a game at any time of the day.
La Manga's tennis academy caters for players of all ages and abilities.
Holidays in Spain are proving popular for Valentine's Day, it has been revealed.
Figures released by TravelRepublic.co.uk show that breaks to the popular Spanish resort of Benidorm have outsold trips to Rome, Paris and Venice.
A great option for groups and families planning to holiday at Spain's Mar Menor Resort is to rent one of the spacious townhouses.
There are more than 180 of these dotted around the complex, with a range of different styles and sizes available.
Townhouses typically feature two bedrooms and two bathrooms, as well as spacious ground terraces that are ideal for enjoying a bite to eat or soaking up the Murcian sunshine.
The properties come with fresh towels and linen, kitchen facilities, televisions and washing machines.
As most golf enthusiasts will no doubt agree, no game is complete without a refreshing drink back at the clubhouse.
Guests holidaying at La Manga Club will be spoilt for choice when it comes to post-game tipples, with plenty of venues to choose from.
Located on the upper level of the clubhouse, Bar 37 is the quintessential golfer's lounge and is decorated in an elegant colonial style. Guests can enjoy a relaxing drink on the bar's spacious terrace, which offers views of the golf course.
Brits taking flights to Spain and other destinations may be interested to learn that body scanners are now in use at Manchester Airport.
Passengers travelling through Terminal 2 will be asked to use the machines at random.
Under new rules, anyone refusing a scan will not be permitted to continue on their journey.
Manchester Airport's head of customer experience Sarah Barrett said the technology will make travel safer for everyone.
Situated in the Spanish region of Murcia, La Manga Club is one of Europe's top resorts and boasts a range of accommodation options, with something to suit everyone.
Offering superb views of La Manga's golf courses and the surrounding countryside, Las Lomas Village comprises a number of four-star apartments, villas, townhouses and rooms.
The houses are an excellent choice for families and large groups, with each one set over two or three floors.
Properties come equipped with cooking appliances, washing machines, televisions and direct-dial phones, as well as a spacious terrace and barbecue area.
If the idea of dining at the same restaurant every night does not appeal to you, then you may wish to consider booking a flight to Spain and holidaying at La Manga Club.
The resort is home to more than 20 bars and restaurants, which means you can explore somewhere new every day.
Whether you're looking for fine dining or a casual bite to eat, there is something to offer everyone.
For a special treat during your stay, why not head to the Amapola Restaurant?
Located in the Hotel La Manga Club Príncipe Felipe, it offers tasty Mediterranean cuisine in a stylish and elegant setting.
Guests holidaying at La Manga Club will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the range of activities on offer.
Located beside Spain's famous Mar Menor lagoon, it is the perfect base for water sports enthusiasts.
The gentle, shallow waters of the Mar Menor make it an ideal place for people to try activities such as scuba diving and dinghy sailing for the first time.
Courses are available from a number of locally based providers, as well as from the Adventure Divers team, which are located at La Manga Club from Easter until November.
Home to three championship golf courses and a range of excellent practice facilities, La Manga Club is a popular destination for golfing enthusiasts.
As well as chipping greens and a floodlit driving range, holidaymakers will find a club house, complete with a well-stocked store and a number of bars and restaurants.
La Manga's golf shop stocks a range of top-quality products, with featured brands including Callaway, Ashworth, Burberry Golf, Footjoy and Nike.
Guests will also find a selection of golf balls, tees, hats and other accessories.
A recent study revealed that the majority of people are keen to take a break abroad and soak up some sunshine this year.
If you are one of the millions of Britons planning to jet off to warmer climes in 2010, then you may wish to consider taking a break at the Mar Menor Resort in Spain.
Located in the popular region of Murcia, it is one of Spain's finest resorts and boasts an exceptional range of sports and leisure facilities.
What is more, Mar Menor basks in sunshine for more than 300 days a year, making it the perfect option for people who are eager to escape the chilly weather in the UK and top up their tans.