Alicante is a city in Spain and is the capital of the Province of Alicante. It is also a historic Mediterranean port. The population of the city of Alicante was estimated 334,757 in 2009 and was ranking as the second-largest Valencian city.
Alicante is located on Spain eastern coast which is about halfway down the Costa Blanca to the south of Valencia and Benidorm.
Alicante City has a regular ferry service to the Balearic Islands and a growing International airport is nearby. Alicante also boasts a spacious harbour and amongst other historical features of the city, it has the Castle of Santa Barbara which is a huge medieval fortress overlooking Alicante from the north.
It is easily accessible by a cable car up through the mountain from Jovellanas Avenue. Alicante has many attractions. It has stunning beaches, great weather, well-priced real estate property, cheap flights and nice hotels. If you can handle the late hours, you can have a great nightlife.
Apart from quaint Spanish towns like Benitachell and Aspe and popular tourist destinations such as Altea, Javea, Calpe and Denia, there is the very popular Benidorm which lies 45 minutes drive north of Alicante.
Benidorm is very popular due to its many bars, restaurants and fun attractions. It provides amazing fun-packed adventure to make your holiday and corporate event a memorable occasion. In the morning you could travel to the Sierra Nevadas and go skiing. In the afternoon you could be soaking up the sun, sea & sand on a beautiful, spacious beach.
Discover around Valencia the Costa Blanca. The Costa Blanca sailing and yacht chartering region offers huge stretches of beaches and coastlines. From a yacht charter, you can enjoy hundreds of miles of one of the most cosmopolitan coastlines.
You will be offered all the types of yacht charter such as bareboat charter, crewed yacht charter, luxury yacht charter and corporate yacht charter.
In the sailing zone, you will discover coves, steep mountains and abrupt cliffs. This sailing zone is considered to be one of the most beautiful in the all Mediterranean.
Alicante is the home of the oldest yacht clubs in Spain and is the perfect place where you can rent a cheap motor yacht, sailing yacht or houseboat in your next boating holidays.