Alicante is a city with over 3000 years of history, as revealed by the earliest archaeological remains found at the Cova del Fum cave in Fontcalent, which date from the third millennium BC.
Alicante is like one giant display window, showcasing a whole host of different shops, from traditional to urban, as well as major national and international brands.
In terms of gastronomy, we suggest you try our conserves and salted fish. For those with a sweeter tooth, go for our chocolate, dates, sugared almonds and, above all, nougat (made using honey and almonds) and traditional ice cream. To provide the perfect finishing touch to any meal, why not try a local wine, muscatel, aniseed or fruit liqueur? We are also renowned for the quality of our leather goods: shoes, bags and accessories. If you’re looking for a children’s gift, our toys and dolls are exported all around the world.
If you would like to pick up something to decorate the home, you’re bound to love our rugs, wicker items and traditional pottery.
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