The Archaeological Museum is located at Plaza Dr. Gómez Ulla, northeast of the Alicante castle. It can be easily accessed using the Alicante Tram system (MARQ Station). For further information about the museum, its hours of operations and special events, please visit the MARQ website.
The barrio de Santa Cruz is a large area encompassing all of the old quarter of the city of Alicante. However, in tourist guides, when people talk about the Barrio de Santa Cruz they tend to refer to the main residential area on the highest point of the barrio, sitting on the slopes on the South-West side of Mount Benacantil.
The Basilica of Santa Maria is the oldest active church in Alicante, Spain. It was built in Valencian Gothic style between the 14th and 16th centuries over the remains of a mosque. The basilica is composed from a single nave with six side chapels located between the buttresses.
Alicante is extremely popular with tourists and cyclists, with more than 100 km of cycle lanes. With bike you can cycle through the city's open spaces, beaches and amazing parks, you can also visit old historical places and museums. To ride a bicycle in Alicante you don't need any driving license. Vendor will give you a helmet and lock, so always use them.
The Bonfires of Saint John of Alicante are an unique spectacle with a long tradition, which fill the city with color We had the good fortune to be staying in one of the areas of the Bonfires of Alicante, also known as the Bonfires of Saint John of Alicante (Spanish: Hogueras de San Juan, Valencian: Fogueres de Sant Joan).
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Will luck be a lady tonight? Your fortune could change at the turn of a card or spin of the wheel at the Casino Mediterraneo Alicante. The casino and restaurant is in a superb location in Alicante. You can enjoy a night of games, entertainment, art and gourmet food while overlooking the port in all its glory.
El Postiguet beach is located in the heart of the city at the foot of Santa Barbara Castle, the famous promenade along the Esplanade are one of the most popular beaches of Alicante. El Postiguet beach is a beautiful beach, awarded the Blue Flag, certifying the quality of the EU, it has a tongue of sand over 900m in length and is noted for its fine white sand bordered by a fantastic full promenade of palms trees.
Localización - El Monte Tossal está situado en el centro de la ciudad de Alicante. Al pié de sus laderas está la ciudad deportiva de Alicante, además del Conservatorio Superior de Música Oscar Esplá, el Parque de Ruiz de Alda y el Centro de Turismo para la cualificación profesional de Alicante (CDT).
Get an insider's look at one of the world’s longest and most difficult sailing races at Museo Volvo Ocean Race. Devoted to the round-the-world sailing regatta considered to be the Everest of Sailing, this high-tech museum gives you an intimate view of all aspects of the race.
In addition to a wealth of photographs, costumes and the most popular ninot (effigy) of each year, saved from their normal fiery fate by popular vote, this museum has a great audiovisual presentation of what the Fiesta de Sant Joan, all fire and partying, means to alicantinos.
Nativity Scene Museum The Nativity Scene Museum is located in a traditional house typical of the city’s Old Quarter. It is home to a permanent exhibition of nativity scenes in homage to the great nativity scene tradition of Spain and various other countries around the world, and its collection includes several international pieces.
La playa de la Almadraba de Alicante es una pequeña playa de rocas y arena oscura que presenta un alto grado de ocupación debido a sus aguas tranquilas. Se encuentra entre la playa de la Albufereta, al sur y de la que la separa un pequeño club náutico, y el Cabo de las Huertas, al norte.
www.alacant.es Alicante (/ ˌ æ l ɪ ˈ k æ n t i, -t eɪ /; Spanish: ), or Alacant (Valencian: ), both the Spanish and Valencian being official names, is a city and port in Spain on the Costa Blanca, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of Alacantí, in the south of the Valencian Community.
Find a great variety of Segway Tours in Alicante, the best way to discover the city, its history, enjoy its magnific weather and its delicious food. Find a great variety of Segway Tours in Alicante, the best way to discover the city, its history, enjoy its magnific weather and its delicious food.