Monuments in Alicante Costa Blanca

  • Was one of the fortifications built for the surveillance of the surrounding terrain, at the moment it is built into the side of a house in the same plot of land as the Santa Bárbara hermitage.
    Elx/Elche
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  • Img 1: TORRE VIGÍA TAMARIT (VIGILANCE TOWER)
    The Torre Tamarit or Torre Vieja (Old tower) is the tower that presents the worst state of conservation among those situated along the coast of Santa Pola. In its original state, it presented a squar...
    Santa Pola
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  • Foto de la torre del campanario
    At the same site on which the Pilar de la Horadada Hermitage was built, the church of Nuestra Señora del Pilar was also constructed. Years later the Church tower was added, which can still be seen to...
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  • Torreó de la Peça
    Close to the Plaza de la Villa is the Torreó de la Peça, a defensive bastion where the "Peça" was installed, a piece of artillery that defended the Christian nucleus of the XV century which went on t...
    Calp
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  • Img 1: Sociedad Cultural Casino de Torrevieja
    Built in 1896, it’s located in first line on the beach coast; in the centre of the town as well. The building has the modernist style of the 20th century, especially with its “neo-nazari” style room....
    Torrevieja
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  • Img 1: THE TOSSAL DE MANISES
    These ruins reveal the existence of a completely walled city that was set on a hill. The original walls date from II century B.C. and correspond to an Ibero-Roman city. Battles and the passage of tim...
    Alacant/Alicante
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  • torre del molí
    A building representative of the flour mills of the Marina area, which was built on the foundations of a watchtower, constructed at the time of Philip II to protect the coast from pirate attacks. It...
    Calp
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  • The Field Towers, such as the Tower de Baix or de Xauxelles were built in Villajoyosa in the XVI and the XVIII centuries. The tower de Baix has been incorporated into the corner of a later constructi...
    La Vila Joiosa
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  • Belong also to the Field Towers, structures annexed to Farmhouses. Their function was to transmit alarm signals towards the interior, from the towers along the coast. The Torre de Dalt or de la Era d...
    La Vila Joiosa
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  • This structure is referred to in documents dating from the beginning of the XV century, which makes it one of the first Christian re-populations. From its location it dominates the Villajoyosa surrou...
    La Vila Joiosa
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  • A Monumental Roman Villa from the I and VI century BC, with a rich decoration of mosaics and murals in mortar and plaster.
    La Vila Joiosa
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  • Img 1: TOWN HALL
    It was designed in 1793 by the architect Vicente Gascó i Massot in contemporary neoclassical style. Construction was completed in the early 19th century.
    Biar
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  • Img 1: TOWN HALL (MUNICIPAL PALACE)
    Built by Pedro de Medina at the beginning of the XVI century as a place of residence for the magisterial beneficiaries of the Temple of Santiago (abbey house), it was transferred in 1576 by the eccle...
    Villena
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  • Foto: Sede universitaria
    The rich families of Benissa built their homes in the area close to the Iglesia-Fortaleza de San Pedro old church and along the calle Puríssima street, particularly during the 18th century. The most...
    Benissa
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  • Img 1: UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING
    A classical style building, although on the inside there are elements of the purest art deco, which was built between 1923 and 1936 according to the project of the architect Joaquín Pla Laporta. The...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Img 1: WALLS
    Medieval Christian Culture was developed within Cocentaina's thousand- metre long walls. The Christian defensive walls have 24 towers and four gates.
    Cocentaina
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