Travel Blogs from Calpe
... br> From here we drove to Javea, Xàbia is a coastal town in the comarca of Marina Alta, in the province of Alicante, Valencia,Spain, by the Mediterranean Sea. Situated behind a wide bay and sheltered between two rocky headlands, the town has become ...
... then had some breakfast and headed off to Calpe again to spend some time on the beach and I planned to climb Penon de ifach.
I got to the beach at about 11am and spent the next 3 hours before walking down the boulevard and visiting the "old town". I then walked back and walked up to Penon de ifach and climbed up to the tunnel which leads you through the mountain to the very top.
... based on tourism and fishing. Many Iberian, Roman and Arab archeological sites exist in the town, due to its strategic coastal location.
We parked the car and walked to the beach where we spent the next 3 hours or so.
Then at 3pm we took a boat cruise aorund the Penon de ifach.
The Peñón ...
... the cigarette lighter did not work which meant that the GPS was not charging. So we contacted the company and they came out and fixed it. In the meantime we decided to get take away pizza which we enjoyed with a glass of red wine.
After dinner we played cards and then off to bed as we were going to Valencia the next day
... and the water was lovely and warm.
We then continued to walk around as the bus was not to depart until 6:30pm.
We arrived back at 7:45pm and then cooked some dinner. Eugene came in and we had a chat and a drink before Mary retired and I sat up and watched some Dutch TV until 12:30 in the morning