La Bella Lola Torrevieja
La Bella Lola Torrevieja She gazes out to sea, seeking a husband who will never return La Bella Lola is a sculptural piece, set against the rocky setting of the Cala del Moro in front of the Paseo marítimo Juan Aparicio de Torrevieja.(Click link for map) This.. Read More
Paraje Natural Molino del Agua in Torrevieja
Paraje Natural Molino del Agua in Torrevieja Wild dunes, pines, underground aquifers and a water mill in the north of Torrevieja The Molino del Agua municipal park is one of many in Torrevieja, and is located at the northern end of the town just inland from the southernmost end of the Playa.. Read More
Public libraries in Torrevieja
Public libraries in Torrevieja These include a foreign language lending section The main library in Torrevieja is located in a building which was originally used as a school in Calle Chapaprieta nº 39, and occupies the spot where the eminent 20th-century politician lived.. Read More
Torrevieja Town Hall, location and telephone numbers
Torrevieja Town Hall, location and telephone numbers The modern town hall is right in the centre of Torrevieja Torrevieja Town Hall is on the north-west corner of the central Plaza de la Constitución, just a few metres from the Iglesia de la Inmaculada Concepción, and contains almost all of the.. Read More
Padrón office in Torrevieja
Padrón office in Torrevieja This is the office where residents can register on the municipal Padrón and request copy certificates The Padrón office in Torrevieja has been one of the busiest in Spain over the last couple of decades as the population grew from approximately.. Read More
The history of Torrevieja
The history of Torrevieja Iberians, Phoenicians, Carthaginians and Romans shape the beginnings of Torrevieja In the eyes of many historians Torrevieja didn’t exist as a settlement until the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, and the buildings of the.. Read More
Iglesia Arciprestal de la Inmaculada Concepción, Torrevieja
Iglesia Arciprestal de la Inmaculada Concepción, Torrevieja This is the main parroquial church in Torrevieja Torrevieja is not a historic town in the same way as some of its neighbours such as Orihuela with a large quantity of important historical monuments, and the first church was not built here until.. Read More
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús, Torrevieja
Iglesia del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús, Torrevieja A spectacularly modern church in the heart of Torrevieja town This architecturally spectacular modern church in the Plaza de Oriente, right in the heart of Torrevieja’s town centre, was built after the old church was demolished in 2007.. Read More
Torre del Moro, Torrevieja
Torre del Moro, Torrevieja This is a former watchtower built to warn of pirate attacks along the Torrevieja coastline The Torre del Moro is one of many watchtowers along the coast of south-eastern Spain which were built in the Middle Ages and Early Modern times to warn inhabitants.. Read More
The Casino in Torrevieja
The Casino in Torrevieja Casinos have been used as social venues since the last century Standing in the heart of the town of Torrevieja on the Paseo Vistalegre, almost opposite the main tourist office, is the impressive modernist Casino building which dates from 1896... Read More
Torrevieja Floating Museums
Torrevieja Floating Museums Museos Flotantes, Submarine S-61, Delfin and Patrullero Albatros The floating museums are in theory an extension of the Museo del Mar y de la Sal in the town centre, and consist of a ship, a boat and a submarine which are no longer in service and.. Read More
Museo del Mar y de la Sal, Torrevieja
Museo del Mar y de la Sal, Torrevieja The Museum of Salt and the Sea This small museum in Calle Patricio Pérez, just a couple of minutes‘ walk from the main tourist office on Paseo Vistalegre, is a modest homage to the two elements which have most contributed to.. Read More
Plaza Waldo Calero, Torrevieja
Plaza Waldo Calero, Torrevieja A central plaza with cooling water feature. Torrevieja is full of green corners and shaded plazas offering relief from the hot summer sun, and one of the most notable is the Plaza Waldo Calero, which is located close to the sporting port and central.. Read More
The Paseo Vista Alegre, Torrevieja
The Paseo Vista Alegre, Torrevieja This paseo often appears as Paseo Vistalegre, Torrevieja This central Paseo has undergone many identity changes before becoming the best known Paseo in Torrevieja The Paseo Vista Alegre as we see it today has undergone not only a number of name.. Read More
Tourist information offices in Torrevieja
Tourist information offices in Torrevieja Torrevieja has four tourist information points As befits one of the largest tourist destinations on the southern Costa Blanca Torrevieja has more than one tourist office: throughout the year there are three, and in summer a fourth is in operation.. Read More
The beaches of Torrevieja: an overview
The beaches of Torrevieja: an overview From tiny coves to long, wide beaches, Torrevieja has it all During the last forty years the population of Torrevieja has mushroomed from 10,000 to over 100,000, due to a variety of reasons including the climate and forward-thinking town planning.. Read More
Playa del Acequión, Torrevieja
Playa del Acequión, Torrevieja Acequión beach, Torrevieja The Playa del Acequión is the name given to the continuation of the Playa de los Náufragos on the north-eastern side of the salt quay, inside the port area. Of all Torrevieja’s urban beaches this.. Read More
Torrevieja beaches, Piscinas Naturales
Torrevieja beaches, Piscinas Naturales Piscinas naturales, means natural swimming pools The ''Piscinas Naturales'' (natural swimming pools) next to the Paseo Juan Aparicio in the centre of Torrevieja are hugely popular with bathers, providing safe, clean areas in which to enjoy the calm.. Read More
Playa de Los Locos, a long sandy beach in central Torrevieja
Playa de Los Locos, a long sandy beach in central Torrevieja Los Locos beach, Torrevieja A full range of services close to shops, restaurants and the town centre It would be nice to think that the Playa de Los Locos (“beach of the madmen”) received its name on account of the hordes of.. Read More
Cala Ferris Torrevieja
Cala Ferris Torrevieja Cala Ferris, a rural oasis between the built-up areas of Torrevieja and Orihuela A tranquil rural setting and fewer crowds even in summer For the most part, Torrevieja’s beaches can be classified as either urban or semi-urban, but Cala.. Read More
The northern Calas of Torrevieja
The northern Calas of Torrevieja Calas Higuera, Zorra, Cornuda, Tía Roqueta, Gambote, Redonda, Mojón, Moro and Los Trabajos The calas of Torrevieja: small, quiet beaches away from the madding crowd We generally associate the Costa Blanca with wide stretches of white.. Read More
Playa del Cura, Torrevieja, a well-equipped urban beach
Playa del Cura, Torrevieja, a well-equipped urban beach Cura beach: A large swathe of sandy beach in the heart of Torrevieja Much of the coastline in the municipality of Torrevieja consists of rocky outcrops and small sandy coves, but the Playa del Cura is an exception. Located in the heart of the town.. Read More
Playa de la Mata, the largest beach in Torrevieja
Playa de la Mata, the largest beach in Torrevieja La Mata beach, Torrevieja From the cove of Cabo Cervera to the dunes of Guardamar: a long, well-equipped sandy beach Torrevieja’s longest beach lies at the northern end of the municipality’s coastline, and is easily reached.. Read More
Visitor centre, Parque Natural de las Lagunas de La Mata y Torrevieja
Visitor centre, Parque Natural de las Lagunas de La Mata y Torrevieja Centro de Información del Parque Natural de las Lagunas de La Mata y Torrevieja Visitor Centre The Centro de Información del Parque Natural is located close to the Laguna of La Mata and has ample car parking. If offers a good selection of basic.. Read More
Natural park of Las Lagunas de La Mata -Torrevieja
Natural park of Las Lagunas de La Mata -Torrevieja Short family walking and cycling routes by the La Mata Laguna and vineyards Parc natural de La Mata-Torrevieja Las lagunas (lakes) de la Mata-Torrevieja are located within the Comarca of la Vega Baja and occupy part of each of the municipalities.. Read More
Municipal camping area, Lo Albentosa, Torrevieja
Municipal camping area, Lo Albentosa, Torrevieja Área Recreativa de Lo Albentosa Near to the Laguna de La Mata and visitor centre is the municipal camping and recreation area, Lo Albentosa. This is a shaded woodland area covering 125,000 square metres which is opened for holiday periods and.. Read More
Cala Piteras, the southernmost beach of Torrevieja
Cala Piteras, the southernmost beach of Torrevieja A wide range of services on this Torrevieja blue flag beach Cala Piteras is the southernmost beach in Torrevieja, and is reached by turning off the N-332 just north of the boundary with the municipality of Orihuela on Avenida las Olas. At the moment.. Read More