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Javea, Spain the most preferred tourist spot

By Jordan Thompson Subscribe to RSS | January 11th 2012 | Views:
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Javea, although small in size, it is big in popularity as the best tourist spot by most of the tourists from Europe. This town which is located very close to the Mediterranean Sea beach of Alicante has a modest population of about 30,000 inhabitants. Surrounded by the beauty of nature, with beautiful beach on the one side, the Montgo hill on the other side, it is a spectacular place which no tourist would miss.

Brief history:

The beach has a long history according to which, Javea was a popular port for both Moors and Romans. It is said that Romans used this port for fishing and they later started commerce and trade from Javea. Now, this small town has become a popular tourist spot and it is also known for its beautiful climate free from pollution.

Places of tourist interest:

Montgo Natural park is one of the most popular park of Javea. Tourists are of the opinion that this is the star attraction of this city. Located at a height of about 753 meters on the Montgo hill, the park covers an area of about 21.5 sq. Kms.

Sant Bartolome Church:

An outstanding work of Gothic architecture, this church is located in the old quarter of the town. The church is believed to have been built in the 14th century. The church is popular not only for its aesthetic beauty but is also one of the most religious places for the local population.

The beach:

One of the most spectacular beaches of Spain is the Arenal beach of Javea. Tourists are of the opinion this beach is the best place for those who want to spend their time with family. The restaurants, bars and hotels which line up on the beach provide the most delicious food. During summer nights, many small size bars spring up on the beach. The beach has all the most modern water sports facility including boating etc. Not far away from the beach is the popular port.

Old town:

Pueblo is one of the popular old towns known for historical buildings and beautifully laid out roads. The old town is located very near to the port. The old town also has shops where traditional articles of Javea are sold.

How to reach the city:

Located at a distance of about 80 Kms from Alicante airport, Javea is very well connected by roads from Denia, Calpe, Benidorm, Valencia etc. There are many hotels and apartments and the stay and food charges are quite reasonable.

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