Co-cathedral of St Nicholas of Bari, Alicante
Reinasance co-Cathedral recently restored. The cool thing is it is located in the heart of the old town, which means party zone. El Barrio is known as a clubbing area.
This is such a beautiful and amazing Cathedral and very historical to the city of Alicante.
Beautiful "herrerian" style Concathedral, originally built on top of the ruins of a Mosque
Frente al apartamento. Edificada sobre los restos de una mezquita, de estilo renacentista herreriano. En su Plaza Abad Penalva se dan cita los eventos festivos y religiosos. Zona de terrazas y bares .
This area is very histórical, and it has many tapas bars and night bars. It is the quartier before the skirting of the castle. iIf you feel romantic, around the corner from the Cathedral you can have a drink in a beautiful place, Hotel Boutique Palacete XVII, they have a tiny cafe/bar under the…
The church, part of the Diocese of Orihuela-Alicante is dedicated to Saint Nicholas and was elevated to the title of cathedral on 9 March 1959 by Pope John XXIII. This church was built between 1613 and 1662. It was designed between 1610 and 1615 by Agustín Bernardino, a student of Juan de…
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Place of Worship
“It´s a beautiful church, it represents the gothic style from the XIV and XVI century. The frontal part has one of the most impressive baroque style entrances, don´t miss it. In the late afternoon you can hang out at the French Press right next to it at the plaza, ask for a local chilled local beer. Disfruta de esta hermosa basílica que muestra un estilo barroco único, disfruta de la plaza y de su ambiente. Frente a la Basílica hay un lugas que se llama French Press que tiene muy buena pinta y es perfecto para tomar una cerveza artesana.”
“Fantastic Views of the City. Interesting history about the moor conquest and past”
“Esplanada Alicante. A must when visiting Alicante. Have a nice walk in the evening and look at local merchandises, sit down and enjoy a drink. I don´t recommend any of the restaurants here. Have a look at "Sale & Pepe " which guides you to the restaurant area - 5 min walk from the esplanada. ”
“Museo de Arte del Siglo XX - Museo de la Asegurada (Museum of XX century art) - is located in Plaza de Santa María. The museum has a very interesting collection of paintings of the 20th century: works by Kandinsky, Marriage, Ernst, Chagall, Picasso, Giacometti, Gris, Miro, as well as works by Spanish artists of the generation of the 50s: Alfaro, Kanogar, Mompo, Saura, Tapies, Sabel, Viola.”