Nice parks and bullfighting in Alicante, Spain
An intersting site is the fort over the city, the 'Castillo de Santa Barbara'.
It's also very relaxing, if you visit the promenade 'Esplanada de Espana'. It consists out of millions of marble stones and its the point where the people got o in the evening. You can also often listen concerts there.
If you just want to relax, go to one of the two parks, the 'El Palmeral' or 'La Ereta'.
The city is worth a visit if you are around.
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The Moors conquered Alicante in the 8th century, and their influence left a lasting mark in the city. Elements of Moorish art and architecture became integrated into the face of the city, but they also brought more practical gifts such as orange and rice cultures, which greatly helped the city’s economy. The modern-day name of the Alicante means ‘the city of lights’ in Arabic, a fitting name. In 1246, during the Spanish Reconquista, Alicante went back into the possession of the Castilian Crown. In the following years, Alicante changed hands several times between the Kingdoms of Castile, Aragon and Valencia, but by the 15th... Read more »
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