Fachada Marítima Sea Front

Fachada Marítima Sea Front

October 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It is one of the mandatory visits for tourists all year long. You will be able to do all kind of ludic activities, and nothing as good as starting with a wonderful walk from the beach of El Postiguet to the Poniente dockyard, stopping in the Puerta del Mar, where one of the most famous […]

Alicante Nightlife

Alicante Nightlife

August 31, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

There are many areas in town where visitors are sure to find entertaining night spots, and where fun and excitement are guaranteed.

Alicante crafts and shopping

Alicante crafts and shopping

August 29, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Although there are lots of places to go shopping while on a visit to Alicante – department stores, shopping centres, designer shops, traditional retailers and open-air markets (Thursdays and Saturdays along Paseo Campoamor and a daily crafts market along Paseo de la Explanada), the best idea is to always look for typical, locally-made products.

Alicante Harbour

Alicante Harbour

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What would this city be without its harbour? The harbour has been the strength of its economy for centuries, sending native products abroad and bringing in merchandise from other countries. It was once the port of Madrid, being easily accessible across the flat meseta of La Mancha, with a railway service that connected the capital […]

The Island of Tabarca

The Island of Tabarca

August 22, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Located eleven miles south of Alicante, this guitar-shaped island is actually a geographical prolongation of Cape Santa Pola with a total area of 30 hectares, a length of 1800m and a maximum width of 450m.

Alicante parks, promenades and plazas

Alicante parks, promenades and plazas

August 21, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Alicante, with its arms open to the Mediterranean, has a number of areas intended for recreation and enjoyment where visitors command wonderful panoramas of the sea.

Why Alicante?

Why Alicante?

November 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The city of Alicante stands on the east coast of Spain and is bathed by the Mediterranean Sea. The coastline in this region is known as the Costa Blanca and is home to such internationally renowned tourist destinations as Benidorm, Calpe, Jávea and Altea. As a Mediterranean city, it has its own distinct personality and […]

Alicante beaches

Alicante beaches

November 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Eleven nautical miles from the city of Alicante lies the island known as La Isla de Tabarca, the only inhabited island in the whole Region of Valencia. The excellent quality of its waters and the biodiversity of its fauna have led to its official designation as a Mediterranean Marine Reserve.

Alicante fiestas

Alicante fiestas

November 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Visitors to the city of Alicante have many an opportunity to make their trip coincide with one of the many Spanish fiestas dotting the calendar throughout the year. The Hogueras de San Juan bonfire celebrations, the Moors and Christians parades, Carnival, Holy Week, the pilgrimage to the Santa Faz Monastery and Christmas are just some […]

Traveling to Alicante

Traveling to Alicante

October 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

If travelling to Alicante is on your list of places to go then you can really look forward to a wonderful travel experience, where you will be able to spend time in a wonderful destination with plenty for people of all ages to enjoy. One of the most well known and popular cities on the […]