Is a typical Mediterranean city. With its majestic palm trees, crystal-blue sea, white beaches, two historic 16th centuries’ castles, various shopping centres and its never-ending nightlife. The days are too short in
LEISURE AND ENTERTAINMENT:
On the other hand, golf or adventure sports such as mountaineering, cycling, riding, piloting, trekking etc. are available all over the year.
“ FIESTA ”:
Depending on the season in which you happen to be staying with us, you will fall in love with
and its FIESTAS. Alicante
January: The Three Wise Men, Sant Antón Abad.
March / April: Easter Week. Processions
May: Flower Festival.
June: Moors and Christians and The Bonfires of
. San Juan
July / August: Summer Festival and Moors and Christians.
September: Open Air Theatre Festival and Modern Music Festival.
December: International Festival of Puppet Show.
The most important of these is undoubtedly The Bonfires of San Juan, Las Hogueras de
(20th - 24th June). These days nobody sleeps. Dozens of monuments made of wood and papier-mâché are assembled in the streets; there is music everywhere, fireworks and people dancing in the streets. The 24th of June, after an amazing fireworks display, all monuments are ignited and San Juan explodes in a blaze of colour, which is when the real FIESTA begins! Alicante
, also the rest of the province offers a wide range of opportunities. Alicante