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3 THINGS TO DO IN ALICANTE (SEPTEMBER 21 - SEPTEMBER 30)

Spanish Ham (Jamón) with Melon

Spanish Ham (Jamón) with Melon

May–September • food

A simple but beautiful and healthy summer snack

Surfing Season

Surfing Season

September–October  • activity

After the swimming season is over there begins the season of surfing on waves

Spanish White Wines

Spanish White Wines

May–September • food

Summertime is the season of white wines in Spain

8 THINGS TO DO OUT OF SELECTED DATE RANGE

Bous a la Mar in Denia

Bous a la Mar in Denia

out of rangeJuly 3–11, 2021 • event

Are you brave enough to lure a bull into the sea?

Hogueras de San Juan

Hogueras de San Juan

out of rangeJune 23–June 24 • event

Light up some bonfires, enjoy the fireworks and participate in some interesting customs on summer’s shortest night

Els Enfarinats

Els Enfarinats

out of rangeDecember 28 • event

Every year the town of Ibi is seized by frantic soldiers who reestablish new justice with flour bombs, eggs, and firecrackers

Villajoyosa Moors & Christians Festival

Villajoyosa Moors & Christians Festival

out of rangeJuly 24–July 31 (canceled in 2020) • event

For eight days, the whole city returns to the past by recreating a spectacular and brilliant battle that occurred in 1538

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

out of rangeDecember 31–January 1  • event

Eating 12 grapes, wearing red coloured underwear and preparing a special cake is only a part of the incredible celebration in Spain

Anchovies in Vinegar (Boquerones en Vinagre)

Anchovies in Vinegar (Boquerones en Vinagre)

out of rangeJune–August • food

It is especially pleasant to go to the bar on a hot summer day, drink a glass of ice-cold beer and eat Boquerones en Vinagre!

Christmas Sweets

Christmas Sweets

out of rangelate December–early January • food

Treat yourself to real Christmas sweets favoured by Spaniards

Turrón

Turrón

out of rangeearly December–early January • food

Turrón has confidently passed through centuries, using the traditional ingredients of the Moors: almonds, honey, egg yolks and sugar

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