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How to get from the train Station to Be Alicante

Alicante is a comfortable city with good public transport communications. So, if you arrive by train, you will find it very easy to get to your accommodations in Be Alicante. Renfe station is in the city center, very accessible and with means of transport to other points of the town. It is located on the avenue of Salamanca, very close to the famous Plaza de Luceros, where you can take the Tram. In addition, you have several bus lines that will take you to Rambla Méndez Núñez, very close to Be Alicante. You can also take a taxi in the same station, if you prefer a more comfortable journey. These are all the options you have to get from the Renfe Station to Villavieja Street, where our main headquarters are. Walking: If you want to go walking to Be Alicante, it will not take more than 20 minutes. Head south on Avenida Salamanca to Calle Bono Guarner. Turn left onto Calle Cat Senante Llaudes and continue onto Calle Serrano. Turn left onto Maisonnave Avenue and continue on Plaça de la Porta de Sant Francesc. In the square, turn right to Plaça de la Porta de Sant Francesc, then left towards Carrer […]

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Alicante, leader in beaches with blue flags

This summer, you can enjoy in Alicante the best beaches in Spain. The province is leader in the number of beaches with blue flags, and the main ones of the city have also renewed theirs. The blue flag is the emblem that ensures the quality of the water, the sand and the services offered in the beach. These amazing beaches are waiting for you in Alicante! In the urban area, the beaches of San Juan, Albufereta, Postiguet and Saladar-Urbanova have been awarded with the blue flag. They are the closest to your accommodation in Be Alicante. So if this summer you are going to travel to the city, we recommend you to visit them all and enjoy them as you deserve. Not only will you find the best water quality on these beaches with blue flags, but also some top services for bathers. If you like sports, you have sports areas for adults and for children. All have disabled access, public parking areas and first aid and first aid. They are safe beaches, with lots of people and a fantastic atmosphere. In addition, at night they are full of life, with beach bars in the same sand or on the […]

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Discover Alicante with the Free Walking Tours

One of the best ways to get to know the city of Alicante and its historical center is to a walking tour. Strolling through its streets, its dreamy corners, and visiting the main monuments is an unforgettable experience. Now you can discover Alicante on foot with the Free Walking Tours. They are guided tours across the historic center and old town, and also the Castle of Santa Barbara. The guides will explain you the history, the legends and the most interesting anecdotes of each part. For Alicante has many stories to tell its visitors. An Iberian, Roman and Muslim past among many other civilizations. The capital remains today a melting pot of cultures. Walking through its centric streets, you will discover why the city has been from ancient times one of the cultural and economic centers of the Mediterranean area. You can book your Free Walking Tours online, directly from the Internet. There are programmed visits every day that last about two and a half hours. And you can also prepare your guided visit to the Castle, of two hours, every Monda, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, at 3:00 pm. You can book your visit very easily and in english at […]

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Hogueras de San Juan: what to see, where and when

Alicante is already preparing to live its biggest festivity: the Hogueras de San Juan (Bonfires of Saint John). The celebrations take place from the 20th to the 24th of June. But, altough these are the central days of the festivity, since June 2, the city is already full of acts and activities. If you have never seen this celebration, you can not miss the opportunity to visit this year the capital of the Costa Blanca and become enfolded by the atmosphere in the city. The stone carton monuments, called ‘fogueres’ or ‘hogueras’, fill every corner of the city, from the center to the neighborhoods. You will also see the popular ‘racós and barracas’, public spaces in the streets where people gather to eat, dance and enjoy the whole day. Every day, at 14 hours, from the mythical Plaza de los Luceros, you can enjoy the ‘mascletà’, a unique pyrotechnic show. And on the 24th, at midnight, all the bonfires, those satirical monuments full of color, will burn in the ‘Nit de la Cremà’ (the night of fire). Here you can check the main events not to be missed, where to see them and when. Monuments close to Be Alicante Hoguera […]

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How to get to Alicante from the airport

The airport of Alicante-Elche, known as “El Altet”, is located 9 kilometers from the capital, in the municipality of Elche. A total of 51 airlines operate at Alicante airport. Among them, they have more than 200 routes for the summer season, both national and international. If Alicante is your holiday destination and you come to stay with us you have several options to get there. Public transport: the traveler must adapt to the schedules and routes offered by operators. In Alicante, this means of shared transport includes different vehicles that, combining routes, can take us to any place of the province. Bus: The access by bus to the aiport, both to arrive and to depart, is made by means of diverse lines that have stop in the passenger terminal. It is on the P2 floor of the airport, called the Vidas de Salidas. From there you can take the C6 Alicante-Airport Line, also called Aerobús. The nearest stop to our accommodations is ‘Alfonso el Sabio 12′, which is baout 15 minutes’ away by walk. If our idea is to visit another point of the province, there are other bus lines that can take you directly to the towns of Torrellano, […]

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Holy Week in Alicante: what to see and where

The Holy Week in Alicante ist a celebration with a long tradition. You can witness religious processions such as ‘Santa Cruz’ and easter floats which are truly pieces of art, more than three centuries old. The historic city center is full of sentiment, tradition and thousands of people in these days. If you are in Alicante in Easter Holidays and do not want to miss any parade, here you have the programm and the different routes of the floats. Friday April 7th: Tthe traditional calvary of the ‘Christ of the sea’ opens the Holy Week on friday. This procession begins in the harbor, and from thereit goes through the promenade to the ‘Santa María’ basilica. Sunday 9th: On April 9th the celebration of Palm Sunday will take the streets of the city. It is a traditional parade in which children and parents are the real protagonists with their white palm leaves. From Santa María square, just a few minutes away from you accommodation in Be Alicante, you will witness the two parades programmed for that morning. They will pass by the emblematic walk of the Esplanade of Spain until arriving at the Basilica. In the afternoon, from 18 hours, from […]

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