Alicante Port and marina, Alicante, Spain
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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Terra Natura

Local Tip You can bring your own food and there are special picnic areas available. Before you go, download the audioguide from the Terra Nature website.

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Melia Villaitana Hotel

Local Tip This is a paradise for golfers with two courses. Autumn and spring are popular times to play as the weather is not too hot. If you have a special celebration, take a look at the Melia ballroom as it is...

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Cadillacs Rock 'n' Roll

Cadillacs Rock 'n' Roll

21 Apr

Get out your winkle-pickers and slick back that hair, guys. Ladies, get out your 50s dresses and get ready to hand jive. Every week at the Quesada Club, Cadillacs Band will be playing the great rock 'n' roll hits for you to jive to. Bar serves hot and cold food. Admission free. more »

Soul Power

Soul Power

21 Apr

Enjoy soul and Motown? Then make a note in your diary to head to The Celtic Drop on Mondays to see Soul Power live, more »

15 Shades Of Gray

15 Shades Of Gray

22 Apr

Enjoy a fun evening with plenty of laughter in the fabulous Dorian Gray bar. We would suggest you get there early so you can take a look around this great venue. 15 Shades Of Gray is an evening of comedic entertainment with Jeff and Jane Corbett. Tickets are €5 from the bar.Arrive any time from 7.30pm as Part One begins at 8.30pm. more »

Jam Session

Jam Session

23 Apr

Every Wednesday enjoy live, alternative music in the weekly jam sessions. more »

Alicante Photos

San Juan Beach

San Juan Beach

Traditional boat at Tabarca Island

Traditional boat at Tabarca Island

San Juan Beach

San Juan Beach

Beautiful Benidorm beach

Beautiful Benidorm beach

Ready for the noisy mascleta firecracker display

Ready for the noisy mascleta firecracker display

Santa Cruz district in Alicante

Santa Cruz district in Alicante

Hogueras of San Juan fiesta in Alicante

Hogueras of San Juan fiesta in Alicante

Alicante Port from Castle

Alicante Port from Castle

Postiguet Beach, Alicante

Postiguet Beach, Alicante

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