The white coast, commonly referred to as Costa Blanca is an important touristic area in the Mediterranean Coast. This Spanish coast actually boasts as home to some of the top beaches of Mediterranean coast in Spain.
With its more than 200 km coastline, the Costa attracts thousands of holiday makers who come to enjoy the white sandy and amazingly beautiful coastline. The capital city of Costa Blanca is Alicante which is also the most famous holiday resort in this region with highly popular Benidorm.
Some of the highly recommended holiday resorts in Costa Blanca include the Benidorm resort, Javea, Denia, Calpe Torrevieja alongside others. One of the symbols of Costa Blanca is Penyal d’Ifac (Peñon d’Ifach) – a cliff dominating the Calp.
Hotels in Costa Blanca offer excellent accommodation facilities and top class services for holiday makers. The southernmost province of Alicante is a Valencian region with a beautiful shoreline that is caressed by the soothing Mediterranean Sea breeze. The region is characterized by carving dunes and sandy beaches in addition to the rugged coasts that shade the beaches in white, green, ochre and blue hues. Millions of visitors to Costa Blanca prefer spending their holiday in Benidorm as it is one of the best resorts around the region, it’s a resort that has been created just for a holiday makers. Often called as Spanish Manhattan it has numerous skyscrapers so if you want to see small New York in Europe, this is the best option for you.
The small fishing town of Santa Pola is also highly popular as its 11 km shoreline is beautiful and surrounded by picturesque coves like Les Urques and La Manzarera. The beautiful city of Villajoyosa is also known for its voyaging and seafaring activities along its 32 km shoreline.
You can do a lot of things in Costa Blanca as a holiday maker especially on the great beaches of this cost. The coastline spreads over a distance of 200 kms and comprise of many beaches flagged in blue. The excellent climate around here makes the region ideal for water sporting activities along the clean beautiful beaches. Enthusiast water sport travellers can do skiing, surfing, canoeing and much more. Leisure activities in Costa Blanca are available in the numerous theme parks, marine parks, water parks as well as wildlife parks that are great attraction centres particularly for kids. The best ones include Terra Mitica, Terra Nature and Aqualandia Water Park. There are also numerous and interesting museums in and around Costa Blanca that are worthy a visit.
Nightlife in Costa Blanca is fantastic and is not just hot but lovely also. Popular destinations with buzzing nightlife experience include Alicante, Benidorm, Torrevieja and Elche. Nights in these places are characterized by numerous discos, music bars and clubs. Elche is a word’s capital of Palm trees and you can see here over 200,000 palm trees.
Palm trees in Elche, Costa Blanca, Spain
Eating and drinking in Costa Blanca is something that will certainly give you an awesome holiday experience. In Costa Blanca, rice is a popular cuisine which is prepared in different styles and ways which makes it a favorite dish in the area.
Shopping in Costa Blanca can be done in the various shopping stalls where you can get great items regardless of the kind operating budget you have. You can find most of the top brand items at reasonable prices particularly for British holidaymakers. Just like most of other coasts in Spain, Costa Blanca has a wonderful weather characterized by hot summers and mild winters.