Monuments in Alicante Costa Blanca

  • Img 1: IGLESIA DE SANTA TERESA
    Built in 1849 and restored between 1909 and 1911, it is sited in a characteristic square in the old quarter next to the Centro Cultural Biblioteca, (Cultural Library Centre) equipped with magnificent...
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  • Img 1: IGLESIA DE SANTAS JUSTA Y RUFINA  (CHURCH)
    In spite of the fact that its origins place it as dating from the Gothic period, later reformations have left details from both the Renaissance and the Baroque. The Church houses the exhibition “La L...
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  • Img 1: IGLESIA PARROQUIAL DE SANTIAGO EL MAYOR (PAROCHIAL CHURCH)
    The Gothic, the Renaissance and the Baroque are brought together in this temple. Its interior conserves a Francisco Salzillo´s organ from the XVIII century and a group of sculptures in the Chapel of...
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    The Parochial Church of Nuestra Señora de las Nieves, located at the heart of the old town was constructed in 1973-75 with a predominance of modern and massive forms. It stands out for its windows an...
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    La Iglesia Parroquial de San Isidro Labrador data del año 1956, y pertenece al estilo modernista. Esta fue diseñada por el arquitecto José Luis Fernández del Amo, y conserva casi íntegra su forma ori...
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  • Img 1: IGLESIA PARROQUIAL SANTIAGO APÓSTOL (SAINT JAMES THE APOSTLE PARISH CHURCH)
    The Parish Church of Onil is situated in the western part of the Municipal Palace. The church finished being built in the year 1778 by the architect Cambra. In size it is 25 metres long, 9 metres wid...
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  • Img 1: ILLETA DELS BANYETS DE LA REINA
    La Illeta dels Banyets is one of the most significant archaeological sites of the Spanish Mediterranean. It is a synthesis of all the cultures that have inhabited our lands. The first remains date fr...
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  • Img 1: JUAN CANTÓMUSIC AND DANCE CONSERVATORY
    This building, known as Casa d'Escaló, is of singular art deco style of architecture (modernist style), designed by Vicente Pascual Pastor (1906-1908). To be highlighted on the outside are the rustic...
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  • Foto: Monumento de La Bella Lola
    Calmly seated in one of the benches in the stones of the Paseo Juan Aparicio, this popular sculpture is a work Carmen Fraile.
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  • Img 1: La Ermita de San Sebastián
    Cuyo origen se remonta probablemente al siglo XIV, se levanta en la falda del monte del Caballo Verde, blanca entre la pinada, protegiendo el término municipal. En ella se halla, en un retablo...
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  • La Font del Centenari de El Campello
    Inside the Central Park you can find the Fountain of the Centenary. That name was chosen to honour the town after its centenary as a municipality independent from Alicante, an anniversary held in 200...
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  • Img 1: LA GLORIETA (THE BOWER)
    A park constructed on lands belonging to the vegetable garden and orchard of the San Francisco Convent (founded in 1569 and disentailed in 1835), since 1836 it has been the first public walk that the...
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  • Img 1: LA VILA NEIGHBOURHOOD
    Roger de Lauria, the first Lord of medieval Cocentaina, built a fortress in the Christian zone. The area was kept walled until the population grew too large. However, the La Vila quarter still has ol...
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  • Img 1: LAS BRUJAS (THE WITCHES) HOUSE
    This was built by the architect Enrique Sánchez Sedeño in the purest of modernist styles. Its façade contains "art-nouveau" embellishments. It is, at present, used as the offices of the Valencia Regi...
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  • Barrio Les Roques
    The XIX century neighbourhood was the former Arabic village.
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  • llavador
    These old washing facilities, constructed in May, 1876, have recently been recovered in an attempt to show the customs of the former "calpinos" (inhabitants of Calpe), who used to come up to use this...
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