Good time, fresh products and beautiful beaches in the Vega Baja region
Location: Vega Baja region is located in the southern part of the province of Alicante, in the autonomous community of Valencia and forms the natural border with Murcia. It is regarded as one of the areas with greater natural and tourist attraction for visitors to the region.
Municipalities: about 25 municipalities of which highlights Torrevieja or Orihuela in the form. The main occupation of the population is tourism but also a large part is dedicated to the cultivation of irrigated land.
What to see? A year-round along boasts a time blessed by what you can enjoy the natural resources in the interior area and beaches. Throughout its history many civilizations have lived so there are monuments which have their way.
What to eat? The cuisine of the region of Vega Baja is based on products that are planted in the garden which feeds the water of the river Segura. Also has the typical paella with "scab" very admired by visitors.
Where to stay? As it is an area with a large influx of tourists have many possibilities to stay. Luxury hotels, more modest hotels, cottages or apartments on the beach are some of the most popular options.
How to reach? The best way to get to any of the municipalities of the comarca of Vega Baja is through car since it has very good roads. Alicante Airport is the best choice for those coming from any country in Europe.
Costa Blanca: 280 kilometers of beautiful beaches
A good climate and almost three hundred miles of beaches make up the letter of the Costa Blanca in the province of Alicante, in which many of the most tourist cities of Spain such as Benidorm, Denia and the own capital is included.
The arrival of tourists to the area is continuous in the summer and even winter months since it is one of the areas of Europe with more hours of sunshine a year. Therefore also many foreigners decide to stay to live throughout the year.
But not everything is beach in that area. Alicante is the second most mountainous province of Spain by what the landscape of the Costa Blanca is dotted with mountains. In its Valley is home to numerous crops that fill color the area during the spring.
Visitors can also go to the archaeological sites that are spread throughout the area. Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Romans and Muslims chose during his time dealing with this area so there are numerous remains of these civilizations.
The Costa Blanca is full of contrast. On the one hand you can see cities modern and loaded with options to spend free time together with other urban centres where the tranquility and the good life is its main attraction.
There is a large number of marinas along the coast for water sports lovers to enjoy them. As in other parts of Spain golf courses offer is large and full of options.
From Alicante Airport, there are numerous flights to various parts of Europe such as Germany or the United Kingdom throughout the year.
The province of Alicante/Alacant and its tourism brand
Location: The province of Alicante/Alacant is located within the autonomous community of Valencia and borders to the south with Murcia. The quality of their land has always been a magnet for many civilizations, and we can still see many remains that bear witness to time's passage.
Municipalities: Almost fifty municipalities, population density varies during the summer months. The climate of this region is very warm and Mediterranean, most winters are usually not very hard, which has attracted many foreigners.
What to see? You have many options to spend your free time in the province of Alicante/Alacant since you can choose a walk by the beach, a day of hiking or enjoy some of the sights that history has left. It is one of the most visited places in Spain.
What to eat? The culinary customs of this region are mainly based on local products, fish from the sea and farm's livestock meat.
Where to stay? You will have a wide range of possibilities according to your interests and how you want to spend your holiday. You have the option to stay in a hotel on the beach or find peace and calm in a farm house inland.
How to reach it? There are many flights from Europe to Alicante Airport, especially during the summer. It also has good roads, bus and train service.
The community of Valencia, a historic power in tourism
Location: The autonomous community of Valencia is located on the Mediterranean coast of the Iberian peninsula, particularly in the East where it borders to the North with Catalonia, South with Murcia and in the inland area with Castilla La Mancha and Aragon. The current territory coincides largely with what was the old Kingdom of Valencia.
Municipalities: Consisting of more than 500 municipalities, including the Valencia capital which is one of the most important cities in Spain. The economic activity of the region is based on industry, tourism and a powerful agricultural sector that is important in the daily activity of the Valencians.
What to see? You will be able to spend holidays on the beach at any of its internationally known coastal municipalities or also spend free time in the inland municipalities. In almost all municipalities there are monuments of great value to the visitor.
What to eat? The paella is the star of the gastronomy of the region. Cooked differently in the various provinces, but keeping many of the elements that make it unique. Oranges are abundant the region.
Where to stay? You will have many options in the tourist cities along coast, while there are also some inland lodgings at your disposal.
How to reach? Valencia airport is the main routes of entry for tourists. The other is the road linking Madrid with the capital of the community. High speed trains also connects both capitals.