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Costa Cálida, Murcia
Costa Cálida, seen behind the ville's mausoleum.
Country Spain
City Murcia
Appearance Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars

The Costa Cálida (Spanish meaning "Warm Coast") is the approximately 250 km stretch of Mediterranean coastline of the Spanish province of Murcia. This region has a micro-climate which features comparatively hot mean annual temperatures (and hence its name, "Warm Coast") and a relative degree of aridity.

Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars[]

Thanks to André Lobineau’s knowledge of the Knights Templars ancient history, he is able to identify the coat of arms wore by the Knight illustrated on the manuscript. The knight is Spanish. The writing on the shield, the reference to Ave Maria. He's a member of the des Vasconcellos family - from the Costa Cálida, Murcia.