The Disadvantages of Living in Spain (Benidorm)

If you are thinking of making a life out here in Spain then you might be intrigued to know what the cons are about living here. You might want to know exactly what you’re signing up for and hear about the disadvantages there are to not only daily life but also long term. Sure, you […]

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Things to do in Benidorm for less than a tenner

Feeling the crunch this year whilst you’re in Benidorm? Well, don’t worry because with this list there are many awesome things you can do in Benidorm for less than £10 – many of which are absolutely free! After all, many of spend out so much on flights and accommodation that the last thing we want […]

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A Dog-Friendly Day Trip to Javea and Moraira

One of my favourite things about the weekend is that it usually means we head out on a little trip. Whether that’s somewhere close by or somewhere a little farther afield, we tend to make the weekends a time to explore. We do try to not revisit the same places over and over, unless it’s […]

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The Best Mosquito Repellants and Relief

waterfall at algar falls benidorm

I suddenly found myself counting down for summer the other day. Why? I’m not too sure. Back in the U.K. I did it all the time, counting down for summer. But in Spain, not so much. The only reason I count down for summer here is to have a long time off work, beach days […]

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Halloween on the Costa Blanca 2019

walk along poniente beach benidorm all saints day

Halloween is a time that is celebrated widely on the Costa Blanca. It’s a celebration that puts children and their happiness at the forefront, so like always we celebrated at work by creating little handicrafts and we took some time away from hardcore book studying to relaxing a little with Halloween music and arts and […]

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Benidorm November Fiestas 2020

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~ updated January 2nd 2020 ~ Now it’s November, it really starts to get kicking for all of the fiestas around Benidorm, the Costa Blanca, and Spain. The most anticipated one of the year for many locals and tourists is the main Benidorm fiestas which take place in November. The Fiestas Mayores Patronales are a […]

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Hiking Calpe Rock (Peñón de Ifach)

Undoubtably one of the most striking features of the costa blanca is the incredible Peñón de Ifach, the Calpe Rock. Jutting out of Calpe, seen for miles and miles and something you just can’t help but look at, it had been calling me to climb it since I uploaded my Calpe Travel Guide. I had […]

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