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GRAFFITI AND OTHER URBAN ART IN ALICANTE

It seems that graffiti as a part of an urban art is characteristic to almost all cities of XXI century. Alicante is not an exception. It is fine if graffiti are incorporated into an existing city environment. 112 more words

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OLD ALICANTE

The Old city isn’t big since powers were taken over in its history a lot of times. Our profesora Silvia run a short guided tour, and I am grateful for that. 280 more words

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SANTA BARBARA - THE FORTIFIED CASTLE OF ALICANTE

Possibly the main attraction of city is its fortification – the castle in the centre of Alicante. It stands on Mount Benacantil(166 m).

On the slopes of the mountain have been found  205 more words

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FIESTA OF MOROS AND CRISTIANOS IN ALICANTE

At ther beginning a bit of history:

Streets decked out like the Middle Ages, magnificent processions, exciting mock battles…This is the festival of Moors and Christians: days filled with magic, legend and spectacle. 414 more words

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ALBONDIGAS CON EL SALSA DE TOMATES or meatballs :)

This is my today’s evening meal. Negotiated myself in my broken Spanish :) for half of the portion. This meal was so nice that desided later to look up in the internet for recipes (First Spanish and then translated in English, so you can practice not only your cooking skills, but also your Spanish. 529 more words

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THE TRAM, WHICH WAS TRAIN. FROM ALICANTE TO ALTEA

I was surprised to see signs directing to the tram line, since I haven’t seen tram nowhere around the city. It turned out that you can buy “tram tickets” to get to the nearby pueblos or villages like Benidorm and Altea. 565 more words

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A TRIP TO ISLA TABARCA

Don’t really recall the last time, when I embarked a vessel to go for a trip. If I am right, it happened some 8 years ago when seeing Switzerland and Lugano. 384 more words

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