Alicante is a coastal city on the Costa Blanca in south-eastern Spain. It is one of Spain's main tourist destinations, renowned for its sandy beaches, fine restaurants and historical monuments. Alicante's old town offers typical Moorish architecture with tiny cobbled streets and lively squares lined with bars and shops. The city centre is also the venue for many events and festivals such as the Festival of Lights and the Festival of Cultures. Alicante's beautiful beaches are located to the south of the city and offer activities such as sailing, surfing and paddle boarding. The city is also known for its cultural attractions such as the Santa Bárbara Castle, the Archaeological Museum and the Fine Arts Museum.
Whether you are looking for a lively holiday destination or a quiet and relaxing place to stay, Alicante is the place to be.