Holdiays in sleepy San Vicente del Raspeig - a saintly vacation
Spain evokes images of a sun soaked land where everyone seems to enjoy life thoroughly. If you choose to holiday in Alicante, Costa Blanca then this image will prove to be true too. You can choose to stay in the many San Vicente del Raspeig holiday rentals, which will put you in the middle of some picturesque places that will make your Spanish holiday like a dream come true. You can choose from a wide range of places that are close to San Vicente del Raspeig. Actually, you will be spoiled for choice when it comes to ski resorts, surfing paradises, mountainous land and cities and resorts. There are a huge number of surf beaches close to San Vicente del Raspeig and you can choose to stay in the San Vicente del Raspeig holiday homes that will put you as close as possible to these beaches.
San Vicente del Raspeig vacations – magnificent mountains
For instance, you can travel up to Calita, which will give you access to beaches, like Ballena. You can also enjoy a range of sporting activities, like skiing, mountain climbing and surfing, depending on the time of year that you have scheduled your travel in. Staying in San Vicente del Raspeig villas can also put you close to mountains, like Puig Campana and Mount Benacantil. The magnificent Puig Campana is known for its hiking trails. The mountain, which translates into ‘Bell Mountain’ is around 4,600 feet or 1,400 metres high. The wonderful Mount Benacantil soars up to 550 feet or so. On top of this mountain reposes the wonderful Castle of Santa Barbara, which is a mediaeval fortress. Look out for the Moor’s Face when you visit this mountain. This is a rock formation of the south west slope of the mountain.
World heritage on display with San Vicente del Raspeig holidays
There are local festivals, like Bonfires of Saint John and regular music festivals that take place in the region, so you can time your visit according to them as well. From the San Vicente del Raspeig holiday rentals you can also visit the city of Elche which can give you splendid vistas like its Palm Grove and its Altamira Castle. The palm groves have been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and the castle dates back to the 12th and 13th centuries. Today, it houses the Archaeology and History Museum. Staying in San Vicente del Raspeig apartments will also give you a chance to travel up to Torrevieja which is known for its four beaches and a host of coves. You can also enjoy its Natural History Museum and the very quaint Museum of the Sea and Salt.
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