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Nice parks and bullfighting in Alicante, Spain

 
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Wazling's pictureby Wazling review
added on 22nd of April, 2009
Alicante is a nice harbour city and one of Spains fast growing cities. It offer you some possibilities in every direction. For example the weekly markets close to the Bull fighting arena. You get fresh vegetables and fruits there, coming from the farmers around Alicante. Was also interesting to walk through tha marekt and watch the people yelling and selling.
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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Alicante is one of Spain’s most popular seaside holiday destinations. Located in the beautiful Valencia region, Alicante is the fastest growing city on the south eastern coast of Spain. Alicante, Valencia and Murcia, the three largest cities in the region, attract thousands of visitors every year. Alicante is the perfect seaside city for those who like to lounge on the beach for hours on end, but visitors interested in cultural tourism will not be disappointed either. The city has a long and rich history, and many monuments and sites that are definitely worth seeing. This Alicante History Guide will briefly present the events that... Read more »

 
 
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