Beautiful beaches, a charming atmosphere and plenty of love to give - there's nothing Alicante wouldn't do to provide you with a holiday of a lifetime. Learn everything about Alicante below. See our top beach resorts in Alicante HERE
Alicante is located within the beautiful Costa Blanca region of southern Spain. This exciting city is a major travel destination for many European tourists, and it's no wonder with its array of bars, nightclubs, shops, restaurants, beautiful buildings and fascinating walking trails. The city is famed and much admired for having some of the most magnificent beaches in Spain and is renowned for its idyllic charm. Basking in a delightfully hot Mediterranean climate with temperatures reaching up to 30C between May and October, and rarely dipping below 12C during the winter months, you'll find a buzzing atmosphere whether you choose to go for a summer break or a bit of winter sun.
The charming old town area of Alicante has a number of city centre hotels, studios and apartments to suit all budgets and tastes. The area is home to many traditional restaurants, cafes, local markets and a large shopping centre, making it a great choice for a family getaway.
Alicante holidays are filled with a fantastic selection of places to visit. Two of its top visitor attractions are the stunning medieval Santa Barbara Castle and L'Ereta Park. This dramatic hilltop castle, built on the imposing Mount Benacantil, is one of the biggest castles in Spain. Here you can enjoy stunning panoramic views of the city, visit the Museum of the City of Alicante, view exquisite modern Spanish statues and walk through the park from the castle to the old part of the city. The old city is packed with beautiful buildings including the Gravina Palace, which is now the site of the Gravina Museum of Fine Arts.
After drinking in the beauty of the city, head to the marina and explore Alicante's stunning beaches. Here you can admire the beautiful boats, while grabbing a bite to eat at one of the its reasonably priced cafes and restaurants. A visit to Postiguet Beach is a must for beach lovers. Famous for its soft, golden, sandy beach and clear blue waters, it offers a range of fun sporting activities for all on a holiday in Alicante to enjoy.
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