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Alicante Port and marina

Alicante

Breath-taking scenery, the marvellous Mediterranean, imposing mountains, traditional cuisine, charming villages and crystal-clear waterfalls are just some of Alicante's awesome attractions.
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Zenia Boulevard

Local Tip Check out the live entertainment most afternoons - it's great fun with either music or a magician.

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Tortuga Tours

Local Tip Tortuga Tours is the best way to explore Alicante city and find out about its rich history and mouthwatering cuisine. You can make up your own day trip and let Tortuga Tours organise everything for you.

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Live Music

Live Music

22 May

Live music every Friday evening in the beautiful Hotel Gran Sol. You can enjoy a drink at the bar or dinner in the restaurant with fabulous views over to the sea and the iconic Ifach rock. In December the acts are: 5th: Rob Sweeney 12th: The View 19th: Matt Curtis Please book a table for these nights as they are very busy (965 836 282) more »

Music Night at Bar Emilio

Music Night at Bar Emilio

22 May

Get the weekend off to a rip-roaring start with live music at Bar Emilio. Next events are: Friday 15 May - Irish Des and the Shamrockers. A mix of great Irish music and pop.je Friday 22 May - The Working Party Band. Mikey Conn with music for all tastes. Friday May 29: Markus. Bar Emilio debut for this great Blues guitarist. more »

Benidorm Rugby 7s

Benidorm Rugby 7s

23 May - 24 May

Teams are competing from around the world including Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, Russia, Chile, Spain, France, Belgium and Venezuela. Tickets are €10 for Saturday, €15 for Sunday or €20 for both days. Under 12s get in for free. more »

Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir

Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir

23 May

The very popular Costa Blanca Male Voice Choir will be singing with the L’Alfas Canta, profits being donated to Guardian Angels. The venue is the Salon de Actos, which is situated beneath the ayuntamiento building in the centre of Teulada. Tickets price €10 can be obtained from Mike Evans, tel. 965 744 577 or email tikievans@gmail.com... more »

Videos

Terra Natura

Take a walk through nature with the sounds of wild animals ringing in your ears. At Terra Natura in Benidorm, you can watch the elephants feeding, monkeys swinging and sea lions playing tricks. more »

Virtual Tours

Salvador Artesano

If you love shoes, you won't want to miss out on a trip to Salvador Artesano shoe outlet in Elche. There are hundreds of shoes at discounted prices in the largest shoe shop factory in Europe. more »

Alicante Photos

Palm Tree Park in Elche

Palm Tree Park in Elche

Javea's beautiful coastline

Javea's beautiful coastline

Calpe's imposing Ifach Rock

Calpe's imposing Ifach Rock

Fiesta statues going up in smoke

Fiesta statues going up in smoke

Most fiestas involve a great fireworks display

Most fiestas involve a great fireworks display

Santa Cruz district in Alicante

Santa Cruz district in Alicante

Sailing is a favourite pastime

Sailing is a favourite pastime

Santa Bárbara Castle, Alicante

Santa Bárbara Castle, Alicante

Orihuela Beach

Orihuela Beach

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