Tur Palmera Beach Apartments Alicante
Travel Blogs from Valencian Country
... came to the UK to attend Louise and Olley's wedding. After a drink at a bar overlooking the sea at lively Arenal, we drove to one of their local restaurants on the Montgo (the majestic mountain which rises out of the headland) where we had a pleasant meal over catch-up on what we had all been up to. Monday morning, we set to and packed up, awning and all, and got on the road to travel about 100 miles south to Camping Marjal ...
Finally I held a tennis racquet in my right hand again....it's been a long time, since February! And I was pretty rusty and not nearly up to form yet but it was good to put on the tennis shoes and get some red clay on my socks! That's all part of the charm of tennis in Spain.
We joined Montemar tennis club when we arrived in El Campello and Lars has enjoyed playing there many times but this was my first time on the courts.
After our very late arrival it wasn't til morning that we appreciated how nice our hotel was for the 63 Euro a night we had booked it for ( Thanks Agent Rates!) To top it off it had a roof top pool and terrace. We were positioned two blocks from the Marina so despite how tempting the pool was we decided to go explore the city.
We instantly fell in love with the place. The waterfront boulevard was lined with palm trees and ...
... Walked and waded back to village, had a beer in tiny little pub with huge wooden beams, hundreds of years old. Could just picture the pirates getting on it. Another tee shirt. Swim at a crowded beach, some nice gin palace boats parked offshore. Strolled to other end of island, cute old cemetery, fortified tower and lighthouse. Ferry back to mainland, bus ...
... driving, a bit further out of town we found a beach with heaps of spots to park along it. We found one where no one was at and set up for the night, at least until we get told to move on or something anyway. Put some pasta on to cook and made some drinks. Sat in the sun on the sand playing drinking games for quite awhile, the Sarah's finished their bottle of gin in no time and it was time to help us finish the vodka! **** got crazy very fast. We all decided to ...
Other places to stay in Valencian Country
Urbanizacion La Zenia, Orihuela | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- La ubicación lo es todo
- Hotel Estupendo
- Great hotel but nothing to do!
Benicalap, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $73
Campanar, Valencia | 3 star hotelfrom $52
Pobles Del Sud, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $182
C/ Vespre 10, Mutxamel | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Papa Luna 136, Peniscola | 4 star hotelfrom $83
Calle Luis Prendes s/n, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $62
- Bali Beware!
- Half Term Holiday
- Liked the Gran Bali
Avda. Doctor Severo Ochoa 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $85
- You wont regret saying at the melia
- Who gave this hotel 4 stars
- Brilliant hotel in benidorm
Calle Oslo, 2, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $70
- Great at first but.......
- Stay away from this!
- Great Hotel Pity About The Hill
Av de Murcia 16, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $59
- LoVeD It!!!!
- Best place to stay
- Rio grande
Calle de Ibiza 17, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $73
- Down hill sadly
- Absolute Rubbish
- Was this really a three star
Gerona 45, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Something for everyone.
- Ideal Family Holiday
- Loved the Pelicanos/Ocas
Penya-roja, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Partida de los Secanos s/n, Guardamar del Segura | 3 star hotelfrom $62
C/ Huerto, s/n, Peniscola | Hotelfrom $75
Avenida Valencia 24, Calpe | 4 star hotelfrom $79
El Pla del Real, Valencia | 5 star hotelfrom $203
Avenida de Cuenca 6, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $58
- Very nice central hotel
- Good Hotel and Bad Food
- Good hotel bad bad food
Avenida Filipinas 12, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Whit a gr8 hotel !!!
- Pretty average!!!
- My thoughts of the hotel
Calle Mercado 9, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $76
- Can't wait to come back
- Brilliant hotel
- Would not return
Penya-roja, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Calle Aviles, 2 (la Cala), Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $69
Calle Racharel No 1, Benidorm | 4 star hotelfrom $75
- Fab Location
- Have just come back from Benidorm...
- Holidays are what YOU make them!
Camins Al Grau, Valencia | 4 star hotelfrom $54
Avenida Derramador 6, Benidorm | 3 star hotelfrom $63
- Brill food
- Rosamar Fantastico!!
- Loved the Rosamar