Costa Blanca means White Coast and describes the 200 kilometers of coastline that constitutes the Province of Alicante on the east coast of Spain.
Tourism is well developed and is a popular destination for English and German tourists. The main resorts are Benidorm and Alicante.
There are many water sports to try including jet-skiing, water-skiing, parascending, windsurfing, snorkelling, scuba diving and sailing. Alternatively, golf is well catered for with over 15 courses in and around the area. Equipment can be hired and lessons can be arranged.
For the more energetic, hiking is a good option to see the lovely mountainous landscape and take in the views.
Children will enjoy the variety of theme parks such as the safari park and the water parks.
Be sure to save some energy for the exceptional choice of night life available on the Costa Blanca. Clubs galore, karaoke, cocktails, live entertainment and live music. Good food with a choice of cuisine from seafood to tapas, Italian, British, Chinese and Indian restaurants.
The sun shines all year round here and you will find over 12 hours of sunshine a day during the summer, with 6-7 hours a day in winter. Perfect!
One of the most popular regions in Spain, the Costa Blanca is a diverse holiday destination that makes it ideal for all the family, with plenty of well located property throughout. As its name the White Coast suggests, there are endless white sandy beaches to enjoy.
Alicante is the areas best beach resort and well known Benidorm is the most popular tourist resort, both with so many family villas and cheap apartments close to all the action including restaurants, bars, clubs and shops to make the most of, while youll also find some well located properties near some of the regions golf courses that are always high in demand.
For a touch of real Spain and a quieter pace of life, youll find traditional townhouses, apartments and farmhouses in the many peaceful villages and towns like Altea, Oliva and Moraira, offering excellent value for money.