Alicante lies on the east coast of Spain (in Costa Blanca) with about 340 000 habitants (2005 survey). It is one of the most well-known towns along the coast of Costa Blanca. With its miles of snady beaches, it is a favourite holiday destination of thousands of tourists every year. Famous for its excellent weather, the city invites you for a trip along the coast or to surrounding islands. Along the harbor are the beautiful long palm covered boulevards for a relaxing stroll. The many historical sites and buildings offers countless of sightseeing attractions from the churches, cathedrals, museums and not to forget the Castello de Santa Barbara. 

Alicante, Spain
View from Santa Barbara castle

 

Boulevard
Along the port

 


The beach of Alicante

Alicante at night

Nightshot of Alicante

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