Travel Blogs from Benidorm
... place. Of course, it seldom actually holding back any water. This area has so little rainfall, but there are sometimes sudden heavy deluges and the terrain funnels the water into this valley. The dam prevents the possible serious destruction to the homes and farms further down stream.
There were only a couple of moderately difficult climbing spots along the way and all of us really enjoyed the chance to see a special environment near home.
... roe of Maruca is sold for almost 30 € a kilo and the salted Tuna was even more. The fish is very thinly sliced and served with foods that can stand up to the salty taste. We were offered samples of both. Lars and I each took a small bite but we won't be standing in line with the crowds each weekend to buy more. It is probably an acquired taste!
Finally we entered the central market. While the group made their way to the ...
... Darlene and Maureen, two friends who also wanted an easier hike, so we decided to start at 10 AM, walking our playa to the Alicante lighthouse and beyond.
It was a perfect morning and almost immediately we were shedding our jackets as we enjoyed the sun and the gentle breezes from the Mediterranean. We were joined by lots of Spaniards as it was Dia del Padre (Father's Day). Lots of families were strolling and enjoying ...
... spent more on healthcare per capita than any other nation -- $8,508, Sweden $ 3,758 and average OECD countries $3,268. (Source OECD Health Data 2012).
Read more about international health care cost and the quality of health care in various countries here:
http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2013/11/ 13/US-healthcare-Most-expensive-longest -waits-most-red-tape/UPI-30501384398664 /#ixzz2uFQPWAVV
... Club. We've also joined U3A (University of the Third Age)
Here's a brief description from the organization's webpage:
The University of the Third Age (U3A) movement is an unique and exciting organization which provides, through its U3As, life-enhancing and life-changing opportunities. Retired and semi-retired people come together and learn together, not for qualifications but for its ...
Other places to stay in Benidorm
Tulipanes, 4, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $41
C/ Venus N 1, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $38
Carmela Martinez 10, Benidorm | 2 star hotelfrom $60
Plaza Torrecho, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $33
Avenida De Europa 210, Benidorm | 2 star hotelfrom $50
C/ Martinez Alejos, 1, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $38
Cuatro Esquinas no 18 o Calle Quatre Cantons no 18, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $56
Panaderos no 4, Benidorm | Hotelfrom $74