Living Costa Blanca

Beer festival, Oktoberfest in Calpe

Oktoberfest, tradition in Calpe

Calpe is a locality on the region of the Marina Alta on the north of the province of Alicante (Autonomous Community of Valencia).  It is located on the Costa Blanca, which is the name given to the Mediterranean coast on that area of Spain.  In this same region there are towns with a long tourist tradition, such as Xábia, Moraira or Teulada.


The town of Guadalest on the Costa Blanca is one of the most beautiful towns in Spain

When talking about the Costa Blanca it seems compulsory to talk about the beaches and towns like Denia, Javea, Moraira, Altea or Calpe, however, in the interior of Alicante's coast, there are a group of very charming towns which also have a great tourist interest. They are located on the north of the Costa Blanca, on the north-east side of the province of Alicante.


Beaches and coves to enjoy the sea on the Costa Blanca

The Costa Blanca is one of the most popular coasts of Spain, as regards to vacation destinations.  It is one of the favourite corners to enjoy holidays next to the Mediterranean Sea, specially with the family, because of the leisure variety it offers, such as hiking, golf, scuba diving, sailing, windsurf or an enjoyable swim.


Costa Blanca, a paradise to buy a house in Spain

Casco viejo Altea Costa Blanca

It is well known that Spain is a tourist world power. The ancestral attractive of its beaches, its varied cultural offer and benign climate constitute powerful reasons to justify this fame. In fact, it was the third most visited country in the world by travellers during 2014, according to the data from the World Tourism Organisation. The Costa Blanca, for its part, reveals itself as one of the bastions of Spanish tourism, specially on the area of the Marina Alta.


Advantages of having your second residence on the Costa Blanca

As certain age approaches, it is unavoidable thinking various options and making some plans for retirement.  The idea is to live those golden freedom years in a dream place, with fantastic climate, wonderful beaches and multitude of leisure activities, that is to say, have a good quality of life.  Taking this into account, the Costa Blanca of Alicante, stands out without doubt from the Spanish coast.