• Walkways save sand dunes

    Walkways save sand dunes0

    A new wooden walkway at El Carabassí beach in Elche has completed half a million euros of investment in the municipality by the national coasts department (Costas). The works also included reorganisation of the north access to El Altet beach and restoration and conservation of the existing walkways which were in bad condition. Full report

  • A feast from the Far East

    A feast from the Far East0

    Following years of negotiations, months of preparations and weeks of eager anticipation, the ‘Guerreros de Xi’ exhibition about China was inaugurated at the Alicante museum of archaeology (MARQ) on Tuesday. With more than 150 pieces illustrating the legacy of the Qin and Han dynasties, and billed as the ‘most relevant cultural project of the year

  • Profits up for supermarket chain

    Profits up for supermarket chain0

    Supermarkets continue to announce record profits. The latest is the Valencia-region chain Masymas, which made €360.6 million in 2022, an increase of 11.5% on the previous year. Director general José Juan Fornés said 2022 had been a ‘complicated year’ for Masymas as they ‘had to make a great effort not to pass the general increase

  • All aboard the Avlo

    All aboard the Avlo0

    ALICANTE. ESTACION DE TREN. AVE. AVLO. NUEVO TREN DE ALTA VELOVIDAD LOW COST BAJO COSTE. VIAJEROS VIAJANTES TREN FERROCARRIL RENFE. The first low-fare, high-speed train (AVE) between Madrid and Alicante arrived on the Costa Blanca on Monday – 10 years after the line was inaugurated in 2013. The Avlo service, provided by public rail company

  • All change for historic seafront complex

    All change for historic seafront complex0

    The ruling Partido Popular (PP) in Torrevieja has presented a plan for the reform of the historic Eras de la Sal. They stated that it would be ‘absolutely respectful’ of an area which is seen as the jewel in the crown of the town. The project proposes creating a 1,286-seater open-air auditorium ‘on the continuation