Alicante Local Guide & Tips

Written by Alicante Local Experts! Read articles about and the best things to do and visit in Alicante during your stay.

Getting About in the Alicante region

Getting About in the Alicante region

Transport along the coast line is excellent with a slow train linking Alicante with Denia in the north, buses to every town, and good roads running alongside the coast.  ...
Almond Blossom in Jalon Valley

Almond Blossom in Jalon Valley

Jalon Valley is a beautiful place to visit at any time of year but it's extra special when the fields are full of blossom creating a pink and white paradise. But do you know the story of how Jalon Val...
Solar energy in Spain

Solar energy in Spain

With much of Spain, including the Alicante region, enjoying more than 320 days of sunshine every year, it makes sense to harness this power for electricity....
Business awards finalists in Spain

Business awards finalists in Spain

My Destination Alicante caught up with the finalists on judging day in Javea and they all had one piece of advice for anyone thinking of working or setting up a business in Spain – Go For It!...
Costa Blanca sets the scene for Vuelta de España

Costa Blanca sets the scene for Vuelta de España

Cyclists taking part in the gruelling Tour of Spain or Vuelta de Espana 2016 will once more be passing through scenic routes between Javea and Calpe, Benidorm and the Alto de Aitana mountains....
Adventure
Consequences of Brexit for the UK

Consequences of Brexit for the UK

The EU referendum and the vote for Brexit has raised many questions by UK expats and holiday home-owners in Spain. Alicante legal firm Pellicer & Heredia has answered the main concerns....
Did you buy a property off plan?

Did you buy a property off plan?

Banks will be responsible to pay the money back to buyers of off plan, for not issuing the compulsory individual bank guarantees, if the money was paid into the Developers segregated ac...
Editorial
Guide to Moving to Spain

Guide to Moving to Spain

Let the experts deal with the bureaucrats so you can spend more time enjoying life in Spain...
Editorial
Life's a Pitch in Alicante

Life's a Pitch in Alicante

Football is a great ice-breaker, lovely way to make new friends and pick up some Spanish vocabulary!...
Family Fun
Sound of the Summer

Sound of the Summer

Summertime and the living is easy... Where better to chill to cool music than by the beach?...
Arts and Culture
Family Fun in the Sun

Family Fun in the Sun

Release your inner child with a fun-packed family holiday on the Costa Blanca...
Family Fun