A day trip to Tabarca Island – everything you need to know before you go

A day trip to Tabarca Island – everything you need to know before you go

Just a short boat ride from Alicante is the beautiful Isla de Tabarca, the smallest permanently inhabited island in Spain. The Island of Tabarca is the perfect place for a day trip for all ages, whatever the time of year. In less than an hour you can be away from the bustling cities and towns…

The fascinating El Cau de Mariano Ros – a free open air museum in Elche

The fascinating El Cau de Mariano Ros – a free open air museum in Elche

We recently discovered a hidden gem near Elche – how we had lived in Spain for almost 5 years without knowing about it beats me! It was actually someone in my Costa Blanca Facebook Group who mentioned El Cau de Mariano Ros open air museum and we knew we had to visit. If you are…

10 of the best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain
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10 of the best UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain

If you prefer to spend your holidays learning about the history and experiencing the culture of a country rather than laying on the beach, then Spain is the perfect destination as there are plenty of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain to visit. While many people think that Spain is all beaches and sangria, it’s…

Torrevieja’s Pink Salt Lake – Everything you need to know before visiting

Torrevieja’s Pink Salt Lake – Everything you need to know before visiting

In Torrevieja is one of the most unique natural attractions that you’ll find in Europe, if not the whole world! You may have seen photos of the pink lake in Spain, and if you find yourself near Torrevieja then you’ll be pleased to know you’re not far from this remarkable place. Not only is it…

Visiting Santa Bárbara Castle, Alicante – everything you need to know
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Visiting Santa Bárbara Castle, Alicante – everything you need to know

Alicante is a fantastic city, full of culture and history. There are so many museums, galleries and historical sites to visit, with one of the top attractions in Alicante being the iconic landmark of Santa Bárbara Castle. This castle is so important to the city that it’s a must-visit in Alicante, whether you’re a history…