Located in the heart of the Costa Blanca, Alicante is one of the most important tourist destinations on the east coast of Spain. The many golf courses and the calm waters of the Mediterranean are just some of the attractions offered by this beautiful port city located at the foot of the Castle of Santa Barbara, a silent witness to the numerous civilizations that have passed through it.
The old quarter, located at the foot of this fortress, reveals an interesting civil and religious architectural legacy, without forgetting the emblematic Explanada de España, a favourite place for recreation for its inhabitants.Alicante is also a land of deep-rooted popular traditions such as the Festival of Moors and Christians and the Night of San Juan. The star of the local cuisine is rice, cooked many different ways.
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