Santa Pola is situated 25 km South from Alicante. The
town is best known from its salt lakes, long beaches and good climate
during the winter. You do not find many hotels. The town is rather quiet
during the winter month, without dying out completely. Probably most
middle aged and up will find it very pleasant. The photos are from month
South from Santa
Pola you find the more than 1 Km. long beach Playa Lisa. Along the
seafront here, you find small houses and in between a few restaurant.
The surf club is also located here. Kite surfers are starting from the
South end of the beach. Further towards the town the beach is called
Many of the
houses are quite old. Looking in the streets behind you will however
find new apartments and small houses. Else the main activity of new
construction is North from the harbour.
North from the
harbour you find several large beaches as well. The first is called
Playa Levante and is a 400 metres wide sand beach. It is followed
by Playa Varadero and Playa Santa Pola del Este. Which is also
more than one kilometre long.
You are now in the more upmarket area of Santa Pola.