Come to Calpe and dive into the region's rich history with Calpe Holiday Apartments
Calpe is on the Spanish coast of Costa Blanca. It is part of the province of Alicante; and to get one of the best views of the blue Mediterranean, plan a holiday in Calpe. The best way to see and stay in this beautiful location is to opt for one of the many Villas in Calpe, which will afford you the best of accommodation along with the many delights that Calpe has to offer. Calpe by itself is the perfect holiday destination for someone who is looking for a beachside holiday. Some of the Calpe holiday rentals are located right on the edges of the world’s prettiest beaches. You can take in as much sun as you want and explore the charms that Calpe villages have to offer. The shimmering blue of the Mediterranean sea is at arm’s length too if you choose the Calpe holiday rentals that are located on the beach.
Calpe Holiday Rentals - treat yourself to the holiday of a lifetime
A holiday in Calpe also offers you a lesson in history since the people here have taken care to preserve the history of the region. Calpe is believed to have been founded in the Iberian period and has plenty of evidence of Bronze Age settlements. For nature lovers, the place has lots of trekking to offer. From your choice of Calpe villa rentals, you could also travel to the Ermita del Salvador and the Ermita San Juan de la Cometa which are magnificent structures built in the 18th century. It is a religious site and when you get to these points, you can see an even more spectacular view of the Mediterranean.
There is also the Castillo Fortaleza which was a solid defence against Berbers built in the 16th century. You can almost sense the battles this place must have seen when you visit the ruins today. Today, the site is also the site of an old flour mill, Torre del Moli, built in the middle of the 19th century. If you want a holiday by the beach then choose among the many Calpe holiday rentals that face the sandy shores. Some of the main beaches in Calpe are Playa del Arenal-Bol, Levante Playa La Fossa and Playa Puerto Blanco. The last beach has some huge boulders but the first two consist almost fully of powdery sand.
You can also choose from the Calpe holiday rentals if you wish to be a part of the plethora of festivals celebrated in Calpe. They take place during different times of the year so choose your Calpe holiday rentals accordingly. For instance, there is a Feast of the Virgen del Carmen in July and the Moros y Cristianos and Feast of the Holy Christ of Sweat in October. August sees the Feast of the Virgin de las Nieves. October is also the time for Oktoberfest, which is a Bavarian festival and sees some celebrations in Calpe as well. Another naturally beautiful European holiday destination for the nature loving traveller is Les Menuires Ski Chalets.