Local Police to create Environmental Patrol

Local Police to create Environmental Unit on Orihuela Costa

In the wake of hundreds of complaints of ‘fly tipping’ from residents a new Environmental and Administrative Unit (UMAD) is to be established for...
Build up of Algae on Cabo Roig Beach

Orihuela Costa Beaches not yet ready for Tourist Season

As summer approaches, Orihuela Costa braces itself for an influx of tourists and residents with second homes. The local population swells from 30,000 to...

Qualitur Flags for Orihuela

Orihuela's beaches have been awarded Qualitur Flags, a distinction recognizing quality, sustainability, and accessibility. The ceremony was held in Altea and included representatives from 39...

Conquering Montgó for DiabetesCERO

ON the 26th May eight brave hikers (and a dog!) took on the Montgó mountain in aid of DiabetesCERO. Led by four team members...

About the Costa Blanca

The Costa Blanca is located in the province of Alicante, community of Valencia, Spain, on the Mediterranean Sea. It stretches along some 250km of glorious coastline from the Spanish municipalities of Denia in the north and Pilar de la Horadada in the south and enjoys beautiful natural landscape together with coves, beaches, cliffs, lakes and rivers.

The municipalities of the Costa Blanca (from north to south) include: Denia, Jávea, Benitatxell, Teulada-Moraira, Benissa, Calpe, Altea, Alfaz del Pi, Benidorm, Finestrat, Villajoyosa, Campello, Alicante, Elche, Santa Pola, Guardamar del Segura, Torrevieja, Orihuela (Orihuela-Costa), and Pilar de la Horadada.