PollyEastbourneUK's Alicante, Spain
Calle Mayor 11
For such a small place (with more outdoor seating, but not an option in February for us) the choice...
Castle of Santa Barbara
Avenida Juan Bautista Lafora 6
Take the lift from the seafront, pensioners go free, uneven surfaces, steps and rough ground to nego...
Explanada de Espana
Paseo de la explanada
A good way to appreciate the Spanish pace of life. We went out of season so all the stalls were not ...
MARQ Provincial Archaeological Museum
Plaza Doctor Gomez Ulla s/n
Currently showing an exhibition about the Vikings no wonder this museum has won European Museum of t...
Avenida Alfonso X El Sabio 8
We spent ages admiring the displays of fresh fish, meat and other produce and watching the local lad...
Museo de Bellas Artes Gravina (MUBAG)
Calle Gravina, 13
The current exhibition of impressionist artist Joachim Sorolla's work is lovely. His sketches and sm...
Santa Maria Church
Plaza Santa Maria
We managed to visit just before a mass at 11.00. The front facade is very elaborate and well preserv...
San Nicolas de Bari Procathedral
Plaza Abad Penalva 1
We were surprised and delighted how plain and light the interior was for a Catholic cathedral. Openi...
Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Alicante (MACA)
The use of the old facade with a very light modern building behind was amazing. Congratulations to t...
Museo Volvo Ocean Race
Calle Muelle 10
Sadly only open 10.00 - 14.00 in winter but well worth a visit. The displays were good and children ...
The terminus was close to the Melia Alicante hotel. The automatic ticket machine was very easy to us...