As we cruise back into the port the sun puts on a truly stunning display for our last night in Alicante. It’s been a short, but very sweet, visit and Alicante is well worth more than a fleeting glance. Until next time travel voyeurs! Te veo pronto!
Here’s a few more snaps as we carry on exploring Alicante’s charming old town. I almost explode from delight when we find this colourful little dwelling (FOR SALE!!!) And there’s always colourful washing lines, tiles and swoon worthy doors to snap too.
Before I actually visited I was of the dismissive opinion that Alicante was just another highrise, non descript Spanish city that tourists passed through to get to the Costas. But as per usual I was wrong! It’s a bustling, working city for sure but it is more than that. Theres a lovely beach, very reasonablyContinue reading “Alicante details”
First up to spot in Alicante is Santa Bárbara Castle, an impressive fortification on Mount Benacantil. The castle sits at an altitude of 166 meters. It’s home to one of the largest medieval fortresses in Spain and you can get far reaching views across the city and out to the bay of Alicante. There areContinue reading “Santa Bárbara Castle”
Hot on the heels of our Greek adventure, and keen to make up for two year with no trips abroad, we headed to the Spanish city of Alicante in October 2021. We stayed in the perfectly located My Flats Luxury Downtown. Just a few minutes walk to the beach and all the city attractions. ItContinue reading “Alicante”