Alicante - party, relaxation and culture
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The Spanish city at the Costa Blanca offers culture, garden and wonderful sandy beaches. Here, you'll never get bored: A medieval market, easter or carnival; there's always a reason to celebrate!
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Alicante - what do see
The port and its promenade is the landmark of Alicante. You can wander through the shops and enjoy the nice bars.
San Juan and Albufereta are two of the most popular beaches and invite you take a swim and to chill out for a while.
Do you want to see a wonderful view? Let's go to the castle of Santa Barbara!
Furthermore, the modern golf areas are a paradise for golf lovers.
By the way: The nightlife of Alicante is famous all over Spain!
Gastronomy in Alicante
In Alicante, a lot of typical dishes are based on rice. Arroz a banda (rice pan in fish stock) and arroz a la alicantina are the most famous ones.
Furthermore, you can enjoy fresh fish and good seafood in a good restaurant on the seafront. An absolute must: The shrimps of Alicante!
A typical tapa of the region are the montaditos (little sandwiches).
As a dessert, you should choose the famous ice cream of Jijona or the delicious chocolate of Villajoyosa.