One of Calpe’s cool bodegas One of Spain’s most visited tourist destinations, Calpe on the Costa Blanca is an ocean side resort town full of interesting things to see and do. If you like walks along miles of beach side promenade, sitting at fashionable cafes watching the crowds walk by, wandering around interesting fishing harbors… Read More


1. The Algar Waterfalls, Alicante Algar Waterfalls Discover the Algar Waterfalls in beautiful Les Fonts de l’Algar Nature Reserve. Take a dip in the natural pools, admire the waterfalls and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. A perfect day activity for the whole family! 2. Terra Mítica Theme Park, Benidorm Rides at Terra Mitica theme park, Benidorm… Read More


  Teams of cyclists clad in Lycra enjoy the challenge of cycling through the mountains in the north Costa Blanca region of Spain. The hairpin bends, steep climbs and fast descents in the mountains around Jalon and Guadalest provide a tough challenge for the athletes. Top professional teams are among the cyclists enjoying the winter… Read More


  Jávea Beaches The small coastal town of Jávea boasts nine of the most spectacular beaches that Spain’s Costa Blanca has to offer. Located in the Province of Alicante, Jávea’s coastline stretches 20 kilometres providing a uniquely charming variety of beaches and landscapes with plenty to do. The impressive cliffs that line this coastal area… Read More


A spot of unspoilt nature and a breath of fresh air combined with a dip in cold water, a day trip to the Algar Waterfalls. All about the Algar Waterfalls The river Algar empties into the Mediterranean at Altea. On its way there, it passes the town of Callosa d´en Sarria, located some 15kms from… Read More


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Some called it Calpe meaning steep rugged hill made of rock, the Phoenicians called it Ifach which meant north. So the whole town of Calpe was referred to as the north craggy rock, having Gibraltar as the south reference. Calpe, which is north of Altea and south of Denia, is an ideal vacation spot on… Read More


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La Pobla D’Ifach Calpe The medieval town of Ifach in the municipality of Calpe is at present unique among all such archaeological sites in the Comunidad Valenciana, and is the only town dating back to the times of the Reconquista which has not been extensively investigated, excavated or transformed since it fell out of use.… Read More


Alicante boasts many treasures. And among its most prominent is indisputably the Castle of Santa Bárbara, which stands on Mount Benacantil overlooking the city. Hewn from millenary stone, this fortress has witnessed centuries of history in this ancient city – and even played a leading role in several chapters. Officially declared a Historical-Artistic Monument and… Read More


The Weather in Costa Blanca And When to Visit

Benidorm A visit to Benidorm is a must to make contact with authentic Spanish culture. The Old Town in particular is an impresive maze of cobbled streets and inviting establishments to drink and shop in. With its blue-domed church and white houses, it manages to retain its character amongst the forest of tower blocks to… Read More