Handpicked by a Alicante Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Authentic Spain'.

Spain is a country that embodies the true essence of European culture. From its vibrant cities to picturesque villages, Spain offers visitors a rich tapestry of history, art, cuisine, and traditions. One of the best ways to truly experience the authentic Spain is by visiting Alicante, a charming city located on the eastern coast of the country.

Alicante is a hidden gem that captivates visitors with its lively atmosphere, stunning beaches, and warm hospitality. The city is known for its historic landmarks such as Santa Barbara Castle, Castillo de San Fernando, and the Co-Cathedral of St. Nicholas. Strolling through the narrow streets of the Old Town, visitors can soak in the local culture and admire the beautiful architecture that dates back centuries.

One of the highlights of Alicante is its culinary scene, which showcases traditional Spanish dishes with a modern twist. From fresh seafood to savory paellas, visitors can indulge in a gastronomic experience like no other. The city is also famous for its vibrant nightlife, with numerous bars and clubs where visitors can dance the night away to the rhythm of flamenco music.

For those seeking outdoor adventures, Alicante offers a diverse range of activities such as hiking in the stunning Mount Benacantil, exploring the breathtaking Albufereta beach, or simply relaxing in the tranquil El Palmeral Park. The city's mild Mediterranean climate makes it the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts year-round.

Whether you are a history buff, a foodie, or an adventure seeker, Alicante has something for everyone. By immersing yourself in the local culture and traditions, you can truly experience the real essence of Spain in this picturesque city.

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Enjoy a traditional Spanish evening of fine food, flamenco dancing and a Spanish horse display at Restaurante Meson Villa Salada in Torrevieja. It's a great night out for all the family. All the family will love the skills of the beautiful Andalucian horses and their riders as they show off their tremendous skills. The show also includes the emotional flamenco dancing and cabaret. You can enjoy...

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