Cities in Spain: Williamosa
Quiet spa town Villageosos is located 10 kilometers from Benidorm; Locals call the resort of La Villa. Along the Mediterranean coast of Williamosa, multicolored – blue, yellow and white – houses that give the city Special flavor.
Central City Beach Playa del Centro in the summer months is especially crowded. Sandy beach; Equipped with umbrellas, sun loungers, shower, as well as small outdoor restaurants. Beach Length – 1380 m, Width – 30 m.
The second most popular Paradis Beach is located in a kilometer from the center of Williamos. You can get to the beach on the highway N332 towards Alicante. Paradis retained its natural charm; sandy beach, but there are small gravel sections. The beach is well equipped: there are children’s zones, beach volleyball and football sites, water slides, rental chairs and umbrellas. Paradis since 2003 annually gets a prestigious mark "Blue flag"; Exception – 2008. Beach’s length – a little more than a kilometer, width – 25 m.
Cozy sandy pebble beach La Caleta is isolated from urban noise surrounding hills; Because of the relative inaccessibility on the beach is not much. The beach is equipped with a playground, zones for beach volleyball and football; Available for rent of sun beds and umbrellas. Since 2006, La Caleta Beach has been awarded annually "Blue flag"; Exception – 2008. The length of the beach is only 160 m, width – 30 m.
The small sand-pebble beach Playa Bon Nou in the midst of the season is especially popular. The beach is equipped with shower and dressing cabins, sun loungers and umbrellas; Nearby is Parkovka. Length Playa Bon Nou – just over 200 m, width – 50 m.
A pebble beach located at Playa del Torres Square, suitable for water sports: windsurfing, water skiing and sailing. Near the beach there is parking. Beach length – 560 m, width – 10 m.
For lovers of underwater hunting and divers perfectly suitable rocky beach Xarco. The beach is almost not equipped, the entrance to the water is difficult, so even at the height of the season on Xarco deserted. Beach’s length – about two kilometers, width – 5 m.
Unlike the nearest neighbor, Benidorm, there are no hotel giants in Williamos – and hotels occupy small multi-colored houses, stretching along the Mediterranean coast. Tourists here are a bit – and finding suitable accommodation can be directly by arrival. The only camping in Williaosos is called El Paraiso.
Williamosa retained authentic charm Valencia. The main attractions are concentrated in the historic center of Williamosos – Arsenal, where you can walk through the picturesque narrow streets, visit the chapel of Santa Maria and the Church of Assumption. On the Church Square of Williamosos there is a shop of Dalta, the oldest city store.
One of the main local gastronomic attractions is the corporate chocolate VALOR, for the production of cocoa beans in the vicinity of almost three centuries.
The festival "Maurus and Christians" It takes place in Williazhoyos annually at the end of July; Citizens honored the holy March, the patronage of these places. The climax of the festival is the reconstruction of the events that occurred in Williajosa almost five centuries ago, in 1538, when Moorish pirates tried to land ashore, but received a decent story.
In mid-August, the annual Festival of Chocolatissima, dedicated to the passion of citizens and tourists to chocolate desserts, is held in Williamos. In the squares and streets of the city there are tastings of exquisite varieties of chocolate prepared by ancient recipes.
In Williamosos, there is a yacht club and a Nautico water sports center opened during the summer season.
How to get
The nearest airport is located in Alicante, 35 kilometers from the resort.