Torrevieja is situated 50 km South from Alicante. The
area is dominated of apartments and smaller villas, to cope with the
demand by foreigners to get a share of the the Spanish sun shine.
Especially as you here have a pleasant winter climate, with a minimum of
flying time from the major cities in Northern Europe.
Arriving from the
North along the coast you find the beach of La Mata. It is 2500 metres
long, lined with several restaurants and cafes.
coast further South towards the town centre of Torrevieja, you will find
it rocky with very small inlets.
The next beach is called El Salaret. It is a urban beach 700 m
long. Busy in the beach season.
From here until the harbour of Torrevieja, you find some smaller
beaches. You are now in the centre of town in a maze of narrow streets,
apartments blocks and lack of parking.
On the other side
of the harbour, now mainly used for yachts, you find more beaches. Playa
Acequion is 900 metres long.