Alicante Things to Do

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  • 1. Castillo de Santa Bárbara

    Castillo de Santa Barbara is at the top of the White rock - Benancatil. Its height is about 160 m. The castle was constructed by Romans. Phillip II reconstructed it in the XVI-th century . It is...

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  • 2. Beaches

    The basic sight of Alicante certainly is the sea. The beach is sandy. To bathe in April is still early. Therefore I have only admired an evening view at the sea. Lights of hotels and restaurants were...

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  • 3. Explanada de Espana

    Explanada de Espana - palm avenue along the coast of Mediterranean sea. Many people consider it as the most beautiful quay in Spain. It is paved with 6.5 million marble floor tiles creating a wavy...

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  • 4. El Barrio

    El Barrio the old quarter of Alicante lies at the feet of the Co-Cathedral of San Nicolas. This is a very lively neighbourhood at night. People af all ages go there to enjoy the numerous pubs, bars...

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  • 5. Isla de Tabarca

    This is the only inhabited in the Community of Valencia. It is located at a distance of 11 nautical miles from the city of Alicante. The islands Lebante Beach has a lenght of 250m and is near the...

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  • 6. Mercado Central

    The central market was built in 1911 over the remains of the city walls from the 17th century. The market was built in eclectic style with modernist elements, with metal structure and brick façade. As...

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  • 7. Terra Mitica

    Terra Mitica en Benidorm, which is just about 40 kilometers from Alicante, is practically the only theme park in Europe with incredible attractions and shows that convert this park into a fascinating...

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  • 8. Hiking

    22 kilometres long walk from Agost to el Puerto de Maigmó, easy level - tunels on the path so good idea to bring an electric torch (sorry - don't know what a little lamp/light that you have in your...

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  • 9. Hogueras de San Juan

    If you come to Alicante in June, from 19 to 24, you will enjoy the Hogueras de San Juan, the main festival that takes place in the city. The hogueras are bonfires built with papier-machê. About 180...

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  • 10. Art Exhibition

    From April 2 till october 13 there is a temporary exposition called La belleza del cuerpo. Arte y pensamiento en la Grecia antigua. A collection of Greek sculptures (some of them are really Roman...

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  • 11. The Town Hall

    The present Town Hall was built in the 18th century in baroque style. The façade is decorated with barley-sugar columns. The two towers characterize this building. Inside, the Blue Hall belongs to the...

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  • 12. Benidorm

    Benidorm is very close by Alicante. Just remeber it takes time to get there by tram - for me it took 2 hours althought it shouldnt. Trip itself was not long - just waiting in between is what took most...

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  • 13. Volvo Ocean Race

    Volvo Ocean Race will start from the port of Alicante. From last Friday night up to October 11th there will be a series of events in the Village, an area of the harbour that has been acoditioned for...

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  • 14. VISIT GUADALEST- if you want many good surprises

    Guadalest is a town that is just about 63 Kilometers from Alicante and it is place that is surely going to suprise you. On your way to there you will find many...

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  • 15. Alicante Gourmet walking tour, a gastronomy route!

    we enjoyed this great gastronomy route on saturday in alicante , including wine tasting and olive oil tasting , we also tried amazing local products like...

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  • 16. Alicante Gourmet walking tour, a gastronomy route!

    We enjoy last saturday the ALICANTE GOURMET WALKING TOUR, it was a great way to spend saturday morning, walking through Alicante and tasting a the most...

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  • 17. Alicante Gourmet Walking Tour

    Last week, my husband and me travelled to Alicante, but we wanted to do something different. So, we visited a tourist information office looking for an...

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  • 18. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Alicante (MACA)

    The former name was Museo de la Asegurada, taking its name from the name of the building. Casa de La Asegurada is the oldest civil building in Alicante. It was...

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  • 19. Casa Carbonell

    This house was built in the first half of the XX century. They say that a businessman called Carbonell arrived to Alicante, dirty and ragged after an eventful...

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  • 20. Concatedral de San Nicolás

    This former mosque was transformed into a Christian church by King Alfonso X the Wise. The cloister dates back to the XV century but the main body or the church...

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  • 21. Plaza de Gabriel Miró

    Also known as Plaza de Correos since the Post office (Correos) was in a building facing the square. It is dedicated to Grabriel Miró, a great writer and...

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  • 22. Theater; Teatro principal de Alicante

    The main theater in Alicante (teatro principal de Alicante) was build from 1846 to 1847, and was opened on the 25th of September 1847, the architect of the...

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  • 23. The church of Santa Maria

    The Santa Maria Church was built over the remains of a mosque. The style is Gothic and dates from the 14th to the 16th century. t The high altar in Rococo gold...

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  • 24. Parque de Canalejas

    This park is the continuation of the Explanada, but it is completely different. In this case, big hundred-year-old Ficus cover the promenade and offer a very...

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  • 25. Alicante City Hall

    Its a lovely and lively place. One can enjoy the small fountains which change its color and height. People can touch the water, children are playful looking...

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