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Alicante Destination Guide

Explore Alicante in Spain.

Alicante in the region of Valencia with it's 334,757 inhabitants is located in Spain - some 224 mi (or 360 km) South-East of Madrid, the country's capital city.

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Time in Alicante is now 05:24 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Algiers, Vista Hermosa de la Cruz, Villafranqueza, Valencia, Torrevieja or Urbanizacion Haygon. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Macu Aracil Step Class 2012 - Eurofitnes...

03:14 min ( May 03, 2012 by AlisaFreund)
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Macu most tiring intelligent clever-made Step ! by Eurofitenssmania Alicante - 2012 - Unfortunately she does not travel anywhere .. so if you want to experience her power smart art .. come to Alicante...

Melia Alicante view from room 2087

01:36 min ( November 11, 2009 by Johnny Hermans)
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Very good hotel. Recommended! The best Breakfast ever. This is south view against casino. Second floor. November 2009. Adress: C/ Plaza del Puerto, nº3, Alicante, Spain

Alicante (España)

01:31 min ( September 25, 2009 by Luigi Strano)
Views: 657 - Rating: 5/5

Alicante or Alacant (Spanish language: Alicante, Valencian: Alacant) is a city in Spain, the capital of the province of Alicante and of the comarca of the Alacantí, in the southern part of the Valenc...

Hogueras de San Juan Alicante 2012

02:34 min ( June 25, 2012 by MrJamieb81)
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The Hogueras de San Juan fiestas in Alicante coincide with the Summer solstice and are like a smaller version of Las Fallas in Valencia. Wood and paper maché structures (hogueras)are erected around t...

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Missy Jay

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La Vuelta Espana Holiday With Elitecycling

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Soge Culebra

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Seamus Haji - TBC

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MELENDI - Mi Cubo De Rubik En Alicante

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Melendi - Mi Cubo De Rubik ALICANTE

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Visitas Guiadas Para Comprar Villas De Lujo En Interior De La Costa Blanca

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Interesting facts about this location

Archaeological Museum of Alicante

The Archaeological Museum of Alicante (Spanish: Museo Arqueológico Provincial de Alicante, Valencian: Museu Arqueològic Provincial d'Alacant, abbreviated as MARQ) is an archaeological museum in Alicante, Spain. The museum won the European Museum of the Year Award in 2004, a few years after significant expansion and reallocation to renovated buildings of the antique hospital of San Juan de Dios.

More reading: Archaeological Museum of Alicante homepage
Located at 38.35, -0.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological museums in Spain, European Museum of the Year Award winners, Museums in Alicante

Estadio José Rico Pérez

Estadio José Rico Pérez is a multi-purpose stadium in Alicante, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches, being home to Hércules CF. It also held World Cup matches when Spain organized the event in 1982. The stadium can hold up to 30,000 people. It was built in 1974, and is situated 2 miles outside Alicante city centre.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.35, -0.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1982 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Alicante CF, Football venues in Spain, Hércules CF, Multi-purpose stadiums in Spain, Sports venues in the Valencian Community

Alicante Tram

The Alicante Metropolitan TRAM operates in the Spanish city of Alicante and its surrounding area and. Like other narrow gauge railways in the Valencian Community, it is run by Ferrocarrils de la Generalitat Valenciana (FGV). It was inaugurated on 15 August 2003 replacing narrow-gauge diesel trains between Alicante and El Campello.

More reading: Alicante Tram homepage
Located at 38.35, -0.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Alicante, Rapid transit in Spain, Transport in the Valencian Community

Costa Blanca

Costa Blanca refers to over 200 kilometres of Mediterranean coastline in the Alicante province of Spain. The name "Costa Blanca" was devised as a promotional name used by BEA when they launched their air service (for £38.16s. -) between London and Valencia in 1957. It has a well-developed tourism industry and is a popular destination for British and German tourists.

More reading: Costa Blanca homepage
Located at 38.35, -0.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Coasts of Spain, Geography of the Province of Alicante

Sant Joan d'Alacant

Sant Joan d'Alacant is a municipality belonging to Alicante metropolitan area, in the southeast of Valencian Community, Spain. It is the geographic center of the Old Garden of Alicante. Its limits are with the settled areas of Alicante (7 km), Mutxamel (1 km) and El Campello (3 km). It is within the Alicante metropolitan area and shares the same fire department and metro services.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.35, -0.48 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Alicante, Populated places in the Province of Alicante