It is now time for one of the most charismatic festivals of the year, Halloween

Halloween is a holiday that is celebrated on 31 October and today, although its origin is very different, is intended for young people, who, during the eve of this day, come to the doors of their neighbours with the famous trick or treating for sweets and candy. This festivity, of Anglo-Saxon origin, is celebrated in many parts of the world such as the...

There are many University offers at your disposal in Spain (II)

As we have already seen, Spain has a great deal to offer in what concerns to universities. In this post, we provide you with some information about the best universities of Alicante. In the province of Alicante, there are two state universities and a private one. The biggest of these three is the University of Alicante, located in San Vicente...

There are many University offers at your disposal in Spain.

Nowadays, to study is essential in order to work within a society that is increasingly becoming more demanding; here a university or college degree is a fundamental item. Therefore, the choice of both, the university and the degree will influence your future. This post is addressed to all of the people interested in the university offer in Spain and...

The history of Holy Week

The processions of Holy Week (Easter) are eagerly awaited by the Spanish because of the atmosphere during those days. Mystery, tradition, music and a familiar mood are present. The Holy Week festivities begin on Palm Sunday and continue with various processions.   However, do you really know its history? A procession is a religious parade in which people take a walk...

Easter is coming so we help you prepare a traditional dessert: Los pestiños

  Hi there! Easter is so close and we wanted to take advantage of it by bringing you a special traditional dessert, which despite the fact that it is originally from Andalucía, nowadays it is known by all Spaniards. You will need the following ingredients to cook this yummy dessert! You will only need 20 to 40 minutes. It is easy...

How can I save money on my electricity bill?

As we all know, the electricity rate has recently increased. Here are some power saving tips that won’t affect your quality of life. Heating appliances consume the most energy, accounting for more than half of the total energy costs. Therefore, it is advisable to have good thermal insulation. PVC is a good choice to prevent heat escaping. Curtains and carpets...

The lagoons of La Mata and Torrevieja are astonishing places.

Hi there! We feel it could be interesting for you all having some information about a lovely place:  the salty lagoons of La Mata and Torrevieja. These landscapes were declared as “Natural Park” by the Valencian Community in 1989, while its environmental values were worldly recognised since 1972 by RAMSAR. These areas are perfect for hiking routes and breathing...

IMED ELCHE; among the most important private hospitals of the province.

The private hospital IMED Elche belongs to IMED Hospital’s group, which is a business conglomerate with a strong presence in the province of Alicante. Nowadays, they have 3 general hospitals located in Benidorm, Elche and Valencia and 2 polyclinics in Teulada and Torrevieja. IMED Hospitals count with over 1.000 prestigious professionals and it is known for offering a personalised...

Discovering Santa Bárbara’s Castle, located in the beautiful city of Alicante

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Once again, we get immersed in one of the most important historic memorials in the province, the Santa Bárbara´s Castle. We can find this great fortress over the Benacantil mountain, which has an altitude of 181,54 metres. From there, we can see the whole Alicante's harbour and its surroundings. It is considered an advantage as it gives, or used...

Zenia Boulevard in Orihuela Costa is the largest shopping centre in all the province of Alicante

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Do you live in Orihuela Costa, are you on holidays near the beaches of Orihuela or just live nearby? In this post we offer you an alternative to enjoy your free time in an open shopping centre located between the provinces of Alicante and Murcia. It is La Zenia Boulevard. Designed as if it were a coastal and friendly town,...