Alicante, on the Costa Blanca, has all the requisites to make it an ideal city for easy Mediterranean living. It has a combination of the classical and the modern, a mix of business and pleasure, entertainment and educational opportunities, beaches and history.
Nestling under the slopes of the Benacantil mountain is ancient Lucentum, the Roman town, commandeered by the Santa Bárbara castle on the hilltop. The bright, airy seafront Explanada overlooks the city’s marvellous beaches and port area, full of places for fun and entertainment.
Tabarca Island, Alicante is an island where adventure meets the sun worshipper!
The island is the largest island in a small group (archipelago) of islands known as the ‘Islote de la Cantera’. Tabarca Island itself is a protected marine reserve and it is this that draws the scuba divers and snorkellers who swim amongst the vast numbers of fish and marine life that surround this little island.
Golf Course San Juan Alicante
At the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea from Alicante Golf, located in the spectacular San Juan beach 5 minutes from the center of Alicante.
Nestled like a green lung in the residential area , the field has few holes anchosreplantados with thousands of trees
Severiano Ballesteros designed this spectacular par 72 under the peculiar distribution ; 6 par 3, 6 par 4s and six par 5 , which allows two holes never play followed with the same pair on the same lap , an option that becomes more varied and fun the game , which fosters many options birdie. Seve designed 5 great lakes affecting 12 of the 18 holes. This will be an attractive challenge for golfers of all levels.
Alicante Golf is considered one of the best-maintained fields and design of all Spain , reputation secured after execution of important and expensive greens reconstruction project that lasted five years between 2004 and 2008 , which were reconstructed field greens 18 to improve both the design and the agronomic, irrigation , drainage , landscaping and molding.
Caves of Canelobre Busot
Busot offers to the visitor the Caves of Canelobre, located to10 Km of El Campello and 24 km of Alicante , 700 M.s of altitude and in the northern skirt of the Cabeçó D’Or. The inner aspect of the cave, with one of the highest vaults of Spain, is very similar to the one of a cathedral.
Guadalest is one of the most popular tourist attractions on the Costa Blanca. Guadalest is a village sitting on top of a mountain. The village appears perched on a tiny pinnacle rising into the sky which makes it look absolutely amazing. This gives beautiful views of the green valley with many other mountains in the background. Guadalest is famous for two buildings. First is Guadalest castle (Castell de Guadalest) which can only be accessed by walking through a 15 foot long tunnel carved out of the rock. This is known as the Portal de San Jose. When you get through the tunnel you see the old village houses and it feels like you have entered an ancient time. You can visit the restored house of the Orduna family to get an idea of what it used to be like living in ancient times in Guadalest. The streets of Guadalest are cobbled, there are little squares, a school and an old jailhouse.
Callosa d’en Sarrià Waterfalls de Algar
Special attraction of Callosa d’En Sarria is in the beauty of its Nature Park known as Fonts d’Algar and it was named “Fonts de Fonts” (Fountains of all Fountains).
Numerous small fountains that merge into marvellous waterfalls and small lakes, form the Fonts d’Algar. Here you can find many paths to practice hiking and specially natural pools carved by the famous waterfalls. In the Summer, visiting the Fountains is a great alternative to a day at the beach, as the water temperature of 18C offers you a refreshing swim and you can always find a shady spot.
Elche is the third most populous city in the Valencian Community 20th. The Palm Forest, along with the sacred representation of the Mystery of Elche has been declared by Unesco a World Heritage Site and Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity respectively. These are symbols of identity Elche one of the main tourist attractions of this industrial city.