The Hogueras de San Juan (Bonfires of San Juan), are the official celebrations of the city of Alicante, held in June in honour of San Juan. And they are declared as international tourist festival During the days that last the fires, from 20 to 24 June, there is an extensive program of official events, parades,…

Poble Nou de Benitatxell is a municipality of the Autonomous Community of Valencia, located in the northeast of the province of Alicante in the region of the Marina Alta, Costa Blanca tourist designation. According to the National Statistics Institute, Benitachell has 4773 registered inhabitants (INE figures 2007). The urban area of ​​Benitachell is located in…

Looking for cheap and great shopping? Do you feel home-sick and you are running after international products? Do you want to merge yourself into the exciting discovery of local produce? Whether your needs are, Alicante is able to deliver a great survive, shopping-wise. The city of Alicante indeed offers a great deal of shopping facilities…

Alicante and the Costa Blanca are recognized worldwide for the quality of life that can be enjoyed on their land. The Costa Blanca is full of sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, ideal for enjoying the Mediterranean. This is the reason why Alicante-Elche International Airport over the years improved its services while becoming a point…

The Museo de Bellas Artes Gravina (MUBAG) -Gravina Museum of Fine Arts- is located in the city of Alicante (Spain) within the Palacio del Conde de Lumiares, four-storey building built between 1748 and 1808 Heritage Site and local. MUBAG exhibition space uses the main palace of the eighteenth century Gravina Palace. The design of the…

La comunidad Valenciana and the Costa Blanca are both an interesting mixture of ancient remains of a glorious past and the works of a new, arty community which interprets the modernity in a fresh way. If it is true that Valencia shows the signs of a great street art culture, Alicante has also its own…

Alicante museums are attractive and surprising to complete your experience in the city. Many of these great museums are right in the centre of the old town. Come with your family to taste fun and adventure which await you in several of Alicante’s museum. Be a sailor and pilot a boat is easy on the…

Fancy a night out in a local cinema while in Alicante? There a number of facilities around the city, easily accessible and ranging from multiplex to smaller, cozy buildings. Here a list of interesting premises you might want to consider in your planning a movie night! Autocine El Sur It is one of the most…

Jalón, Xaló in Valencian and officially, is a town of Valencia owned and located northeast of the province of Alicante, in the Marina Alta region. Among its main attractions is its relief, which, except for the plain where the town is located, is very rugged, full of mountain peaks among which include the Sierra de…

The Natural Park of Font Roja is one of the best examples of Mediterranean mixed forest of Alicante. It is located between Alcoy and Ibi, in the mountains of Menejador. The Menejador located between the towns of Ibi (South) and Alcoy (North) is in a border zone between humid climate, dry climate. A small part…