Alicante is a beautiful Spanish town with a bay, and is ideal for beach lovers and city goers. The cozy atmosphere is created thanks to the high mountains right next to the city. Fly there and imagine yourself in another realm!
When the evening comes and the lights are twinkling, you can kick back at one of the many restaurants on offer to sample local delicacies, or wander over to a music venue or performing arts club to see and hear the latest production or concert.
Excited? Good! Below, we've put together all the information you need to know about travelling to Alicante.
Temperature: in the summer the average temperature is 25 ° C and in winter months average 14C.
Time difference: one hour ahead of the UK.
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Santa Barbara Castle: The top highlight in Alicante, the Santa Barbara castle ishigher than the rest of the city, giving you great views over Alicante. It is especially fun to do on the first day; you won't get a better view of the city!
Central Market: Want to savour the Spanish culture? Visit the Central Market. Here you will find all sorts typical Spanish delicacies. Tip: go around lunchtime or for an afternoon coffee. Your hunger will definitely be satisfied!
Archaeological Museum: One of the most interesting museums in Alicante, the archaeological museum will take you through the medieval times.
Alicante has a number of events in the city, mainly in the summer. A well-known one is the Hogueras de San Juan. In Spain, the beginning of summer is celebrated at the end of June. This happens in many places in Spain, but in Alicante it is the biggest party. Here you have parades, bonfires, fireworks and concerts throughout the city. Go in the evening to the beach and party with the Spaniards.
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