Discover the town of Alfas del pi, Alicante Spain
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Of course the weather in Alfaz del Pi like the rest of the Costa Blanca is superb with hot summers attracting the tourists but also the winters are mild making it an ideal location in which to retire to. There are many cultural events happening in Alfaz, because of this it is a great place to consider moving to or retiring to as there is lots going on whereas many other towns on the Costa Blanca will be very quiet especially in the winter months.
Festivals and Events
Fiestas in honour of the Blessed Christ of Good Decisions are held from the 7-10 of November with processions, a comical parade and fireworks. In summer, during the first weekend of August, there are fiestas on the beach, with street bands and an open-air celebration. The Festival of Crosses is held during the first weekend in May, with an open-air mass and celebrations. The feast of Saint Joseph is celebrated on the 19th of March.
Market day en Alfas del pi
Make sure to visit the outdoor market held every Friday in Alfaz where you can buy all sorts of things but notably the many fresh vegetables that are grown locally as well as many leather goods such as handbags and shoes.
Video of the Village of Alfas del pi
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With a privileged location in front of the Mediterranean and protected by the Gelada Mountain can be found Alfaz del Pi. Its name is due to the Arabic term Alfaz that means seeded field, and the Pi, for the pine that was planted in commemoration of its birth as an independent town in 1786. The series titled “Alicante pueblo a pueblo/Alacant poble a poble,” produced by the Image and Promotion Area of Great Government, has the objective of bringing awareness to each of the Alicante localities in an attractive or intimate form, reflecting their landscape, historic, cultural and urbanistic particularities.
GastronomyPelotas de Dacsa (minced meat), Coca a la Calda, Coca Farcida (flat sponge cake), Pebrera Ofegá, Arrós amb Ceba, Arrós de Parva, Borreta (stew).
Restaurants en Alfas del piAlfaz del Pi has a whole host of bars and restaurants worth visiting which include It’s A Small World, Restaurante Zut, Pizza 4 U S.L., Flavours, Country Ribs S.L., Tacasa, Cuenco de Oro, Nou Raspallo, Pollo Tio Pepe, Scandinavian Home Cooking S.L., Trattoria Bonnapasta, Da Chama, Erich Baier, Frydays, El Profit, Tomging, Tonis, Seng Ruan, Castlein, Cauet, Tty Toiil Moller, Restaurante Malik, Restaurante Domingo, Restaurante Albolitx, Qinglong Wu, Barbacoa Albir CB, Berit Rodberg, Restaurant la Marina and the Jhon Reinolds.
Video Albir and Alfas del pi en Spanish languageDuring July and August, the artisanal markets on the promenade here are local products such as paint, leather products and if someone has a street market every Sunday in the center of town. the market at 9 in the morning and ends at 2 in the afternoon here you will find all sorts of things from shoes to do not stop at the beach if you stay in an apartment is the perfect time to stock up on some local products excellence.
Situation of Alfas del pi
Alfàs del Pi is easily accessed from the other villages of the Costa Blanca via the N-332. It is also connected with the inland area by the road to Callosa d´En Sarrià. Located 50 km from Alicante and 5 km from Benidorm. L'Alfàs del Pi has created a planned sea-side community - Beach of l'Albir - situated between Benidorm to the south and Altea to the north in fields earlier dominated by citrus and almond groves. Since 1995, Albir has grown into a village of about 5,000 inhabitants; the majority of whom are originally from Northern Europe.
The village of Alfaz del pi is very well connected with the A-7 by exits 65 (Benidorm) and 64 (Altea).Also connected to the National 332 Alicante-Valencia, which gives way to Benidorm and Altea.50 km from Alicante and 5 km from Benidorm. Albir is situated midway between two international airports, to the South there is Alicante International airport and to the north there is Valencia international airport.
Monuments en Alfas del piChurch of St Joseph, in its origins, the temple was dedicated to San José, first patron of the town, but now it is dedicated to the Christ of Good Success, a carving that was spared the burning of the convent of Valencia in which it was and was donated to the Alpina.
Torre bombarda, site with Roman remains on the Albir beach.
Areas around Alfas del piCastle of the Conde de Alfaz (Medieval tournaments, located between Benidorm and Altea).
Tour of the town and the beachesThere is an excursion from L´Albir beach to its lighthouse via the old path. You can walk or tour with bicycles on the trails that crisscross the Sierra Helada - an area bordering on Benidorm. The actual town centre of Alfaz del Pi is 2 km inland but Alfaz stretches to the coast where you can find the beach of Albir and the promenade known as Paseo de las Estrellas which translates into English as promenade of the stars, this is because it is studded with the names of actors honoured at the Alfaz del Pi film festival which happens every July. Make sure you walk to the lighthouse and enjoy the great views of Alfaz.
Sports en Alfas de piThe Training Centre in L´Alfàs del Pi is considered as one of the best in the province. The climate of the area ensures that high-level competitive sport is possible throughout the year. There is a 400-metre athletics track, a throwing area, a gymnasium, a 25-metre pool and area for the press. Diving and other water sports are also on offer in the locality. There are also areas for practising golf (96.588.83.93).
Alfas del pi Tourisme information
Alfaz del Pi (L’Alfas del Pi) Tourist Office
Address: Calle Federico García Lorca 11. 03580. Alfàs del Pi. (Alicante – Alacant)
Telephone: +34 965 888 905
Opening Hours: Winter: Monday to Saturday from 09:00 to 14:00. Summer: Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 20:00 h. Ssaturdays and Sundays from 10:00 to 18:00 h.
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Real estate oportunities in Alfas del pi
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