Museo de Bellas Artes Gravina (MUBAG)
Alicante’s fine-arts museum, with canvases from the Middle Ages to the 1920s, is within the Palacio de Gravina, a stalwart 18th-century...
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Alicante
This splendid museum, inside the 17th-century Casa de la Asegurada, has an excellent collection of 20th-century Spanish art, including...
Basílica de Santa María
The flamboyant, 18th-century facade and ornate, gilded altarpiece both contrast with the nave’s Gothic simplicity.
La Llum is a tiny sweatbox dance-bar that goes wild late into the night.
One wall’s rough stone, another bright orange and blood red, and it’s luridly painted with skeletons, creepy-crawlies and a frieze of...
Lonely Planet review
At La Bohemia , both cafe and cocktail bar, you’ll be made welcome from breakfast until late. Penetrate to the chillout zone at the rear, where candles flicker in niches hacked into the rough-textured natural rock. There’s live music each Friday and Saturday.