Category Archives: Culture

75th General Air Academy Anniversary

The 75th General Air Academy Anniversary will be celebrated with an Opening Day on the 9th of June, Saturday and the Air Festival will take place on the 10th of June Sunday in San Javier and Santiago de la Ribera. The King of Spain will attend to the Air Festival accompanied of the Air Force Chief of Staff. It is the most important Air Festival from Spain and one of the best from Europe.

 

Academia General del Aire

General Air Academy 

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Incredible Street Art in Mar Menor

Discover one of the most spectacular street art museums of Spain. It’s located in Los Alcázares. You can see more than 130 artworks painted by national and international artists. It’s an impressive outdoor art gallery. Come to enjoy the best street art in Mar Menor Street Art Museum. 

 

Street Art in Mar Menor

Artist: Begoña Belmonte

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Paleontological Museum of Elche

Welcome to the Paleontological Museum of Elche. If you visit the ´MUPE´ you emerge in the era of the dinosaurs. More than 1200 fossils and reconstructions are exhibited in three rooms through the period of the Peleozoic, the Mesozoic and Cenozoic. You’ll see reconstructions of life-size dinosaurs, original remains of dinosaurs, the lower jar of a Mastodon, a marine lizard of five meters, the remains of the oldest porcupine and prehistoric human remains among others. Also you can dive in the seabed of more than 500 million years ago through a video in 3D in which you can interact with the animals. 

 

Museo Paleontológico de Elche.

 Paleontological Museum of Elche. By cidarismpe_org

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Survival Zombie in Torrevieja

Welcome to Survival Zombie in Torrevieja. The town will be under attack from zombies in Halloween. It’s a real game where participants will be staging an almost life-like interpretation of a zombie invasion that mixes hideaway with gymkhana through the main streets of the town. The participants can choose to be survivors trying not to get infected or zombies.

 

 

Survival Zombie in Torrevieja

Survival Zombie in Torrevieja. By turismodetorrvieja.com

 

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Archaeological Museum of Guardamar

MAG is the Archaeological Museum of Guardamar. It’s located inside the cultural centre. If you visit this museum you can know the history of Guardamar. It has different exhibitions with archaeological and ethnographic remains. You can see Iberian, Phoenician, Roman and Muslim archaeological remains of great value.

 

 

 

Museo Arqueológico de Guardamar

 Archaeological Museum of Guardamar. By magmuseo.com

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International Jazz Festival of Alicante

Welcome to FIJJAZ 2015. It’s the International Jazz Festival of Alicante that take place from 16th to 25 th July on the Auditorium of Alicante Provincial Council. If you visit this festival you can see performances of international singers and jazz musicians such as Avery Sunshine, Kenny Garret Quintet, The Bad Plus Joshua Redman, Snarky Puppy, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Marcus Miller.

 

 

Festival Internacional de Jazz de Alicante

 

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Street Performers Festival of Elche

The 10th edition of the Street Performers Festival of Elche will take place on the midtown from Friday 29th to Sunday 31th June 2015. If you visit this festival you can see street performers from all over Spain such as street dancers, musicians, acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, circus and theatre performers. Also you can visit the craft market and make free workshops.

 

 

Street Performers Festival of Elche

Artist in the streets of Elche. Photography by Nora Peinzger

 

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International Museum Day in Alicante 2015

Free entrance in spanish museums on May 16th and May 17th, 2015 to conmemorate the International Museum Day 2015. This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the development of society. We recommend you to visit a great variety of museums of Alicante this weekend such as the Archaeological Museum, the Contemporany Culture Museum, the Contemporary Art Museum, the Gravina Museum of Fine Arts, the Volvo Ocean Race Museum and the University of Alicante Museum.

 

 

International Museum Day

Archaeological Museum of Alicante. By alicanteturismo.com

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Torrevieja May Fair

Welcome to Torrevieja May Fair. It’s located in the port area of Torrevieja. This event will take place from May 6th to May 10th 2015. If you visit this fair you can see the best flamenco performances, dances, horse parades, horse performances and taste the delicious Andalusian cuisine. Also you have the opportunity to dress traditional Andalusian costumes and practice Sevillanas dancing.

 

 

Torrevieja May Fair

 Torrevieja May Fair by es.españa-live.com

 

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