Category: General

From Dénia to Jávea by bike

The route Dénia – Jávea by bike offers a tour around the Montgó surrounded by orange and almond trees and orange blossom flowers. This is a perfect recommendation for lovers of nature and healthy living. This tour is about 20 kilometers long with good road...

Amusement Parks in the Costa Blanca

The Costa Blanca is widely known for its white beaches with crystal clear water and little villages on hillsides as well as the mass tourism of places like Benidorm. Besides that, there are also all sorts of amusement parks on the Costa Blanca, all with...

A day in Dénia

We love Dénia and not only because of its beaches or people but because it is a cosmopolitan modern city. And now is the perfect time to spend a day in Dénia, with not too many tourists wandering around. How to get to Dénia It...

A day in Tabarca

Have you ever spent a day in Tabarca? The island in front of Alicante and Santa Pola normally is flooded with tourists. Since tourism is just slowly restarting, now is a great moment to visit this island. It is actually the only inhabited island of...

A day in Villajoyosa

Many people know this town south of Benidorm because of the colored houses. But this town has so much more to offer. Did you know it has a very international chocolate industry and an amazing seafood gastronomy? And now that not many tourists are around,...

A day in Guadalest

After the state of alarm, tourism will slowly resume not long from now. That is why it is the perfect time to spend a day in Guadalest. The Sierra de Aitana, Sierra de Serella and Sierra de Aixorta, are mountain ranges that surround the Guadalest...

What is the Padrón?

The Padrón, empadronamiento, empadronarse. We are very sure you have heard this words since you have arrived in the Costa Blanca. But you know what they mean to you as a resident? Either in English or in your own language? If you don’t know about...

Adapting to social distancing

This blog is not the usual blog with tips about where to go, what to visit or what you can do. This blog is about the struggle that we all have. About how we cope with the new situation and about adapting to social distancing....

Exciting Activities in the Costa Blanca

To fight the outbreak of the Corono-virus/Covid-19 outbreak the state of Alarm and the home confiment in Spain has been extended for 15 days until the 11th of April. As lots of media already cover the extend of this never before seen outbreak we have...

Storms and Insurance

Terrible storm “Gloria” has ravaged many coastal towns of the Costa Blanca and has caused a lot of storm damage. Her name comes from the Latin word glorious but she did not bring any of that. Actually one can wonder who picks the names for...