The Costa Blanca, (which literally means White Coast) is located more than 200 kilometers on the southeast coast of Spain. It stretches from the city of Denia in the north to Pilar de la Horadada in the south, beyond which lies the Costa Calida.
The main seaside resorts along the Costa Blanca are: Alicante, Altea, Benidorm, Calpe, Denia, Elche, Moraira, Finestrat, Villajoyosa, Santa Pola, Torrevieja, Pilar de la Horadada.
Costa Blanca is possibly one of the most popular destinations in Europe, with many white sandy beaches and beautiful turquoise waters, you have this impressive nature and a huge amount of activities.
There are 1001 different excursions, for example the Canelobre caves, Algar waterfalls, a day in Valencia, the historic center of Alicante, the beautiful salt lakes of Torrevieja with flamingos and the educational salt museum, Isla Tarbarca, the spectacular visits over the mountains ….
Also discover the nightlife in Benidorm, the bars with music, cabaret, nightclubs, casinos…
Of course there are a ton of incredible restaurants to suit all tastes, and then a variety of Spanish tapas and delicious paellas.
The traditional festivals prove to be very interesting, you can find all the information on “ Festividades en España”. If you want to go shopping the Costa Blanca is the best place if you are in towns like Alicante or Benidorm the shops are full of the latest fashions, and we can’t forget to mention the great local markets which are also worth a visit .
This and much more make it attractive to visit, have fun and enjoy the Costa Blanca.