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Love-Locked in Benidorm

August 27, 2011 Andy 4

“These locks have been put here by lovers,” says Juan, pointing to what I had taken to be a piece of modern sculpture. “They write their names on the lock, seal it and then throw away the key. It symbolises the permanence of their love.” […]

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Food and Drink in Benidorm

August 21, 2011 Andy 0

As you’d expect with a resort the size and popularity of Benidorm, you can literally take your pick of menus from around the world. From fast food to gourmet, Argentinian to Thai and pinchos to paella there’s something to satisfy every palate. […]

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Tasty Tapas in the Old Town of Benidorm

August 21, 2011 Andy 0

Anyone looking for an authentic taste of Spain in the popular tourist resort of Benidorm should head to the maze of narrow streets that run down from the 18th century Church of San Jaime and the Castillo, which form the area known as the old town. […]

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Night Life in Benidorm

August 21, 2011 Andy 0

The city that never sleeps, Benidorm is the ideal venue for clubbers, festival goers, dancers, drinkers and party animals of every age and persuasion. […]

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Top Things to do in Benidorm

August 18, 2011 Andy 2

Tempting though it may be to spend your entire holiday moving between the sun soaked beaches of Playas Levante and Poniente, and the fun filled Avenidas D’Alcoi and Madrid, somewhere in between a golden tan and saddle bag brown there’s a different world waiting to be discovered. This is my pick of the best of that world: […]

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Hotel Benidorm Plaza, Benidorm

August 17, 2011 Andy 0

Perfectly located just a short stroll from Playa Levante and an even shorter one from the old town, Hotel Benidorm Plaza is a modern, clean, bright and friendly hotel. […]

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Low Cost Festival 2011, Friday Night and the Beat Goes On

August 2, 2011 Andy 0

It’s half past midnight in Benidorm and it’s hot and sticky as I stand front of stage where Catpeople have just started their set. The post-punk, Indie revival band are greeted with rapturous applause from the crowds as they turn in a polished and tight performance that sets the bar high for the impressive line-up to come. […]

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Citizenship in Benidorm

July 26, 2011 Andy 1

The windows of Benidorm Town Hall have the names of every citizen resident in the town at the time the building was constructed, etched into the glass. […]