Alicante is richness, it is a university city as well as tourist city: Two elements that make this city such an important one in Spain. It's all due to all that this city has to offer everyone who comes to visit.
Alicante is the capital city in population of the fourth province of Spain , and in Gross Interior Product of the European Union. It is also a university city with over 35,000 studente attending its University Campus.
'El Barrio' is what locals call the historic city centre, that extends around the Cathedral of San Nicholas, which is one of Alicante's lovliest spots to see at night.
Shopping, nightlife, and going out in Alicante is a favoite for many, and as it is a university city, there are tons of places to shop, bars and restaurants to try, discotheques and cinemas to pass the time during your vacation in Alicant. Most of these places are located within the historic city centre, in the heart of Alicante.
As a coastal city, Alicante also has another hub of activity in its Port. There are restaurants of all types and prices, pubs, ice cream parlours, bingo halls, etc. All of this is surrounded by fantastic views fduring the day, and lovely displays of light during the evenings.
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