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Paseo de la explanada | Puerta del Mar hasta el Parque de Canalejas, Alicante, Spain
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All reviews market stalls palm trees evening stroll optical illusion beautiful promenade watch the world people watching great place to stroll nice walk lots of restaurants de espana locals and tourists tapas old town tiles marina pattern
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Loved walking through here after parking at the underground car park at the port/harbour. (€1.70 per hour) Palm trees made for shade on a hot October day, flooring created the illusion of waves - fine for us but not for people with dementia, methinks. Excellent...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely promenade in the old town. You are spoilt for choice for bars and restaurants. Some stalls sell goods here too. Worth a visit and beautifully lit at night time.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Overwhelmed by the shops we had to walk none end to the other and back again to soak it all in. Very clean, loads of restaurant choices, souvenirs, clothing, markets, gelato, a sea view and the smell is just wonderful. We would walk every night...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was amazed by this avenue of mosaics you can't help but enjoy this avenue & at night it is different again, well lit and lots of people enjoying the evening

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kim D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always ended up walking along here. It was lovely just to chill out and watch the world go by. Ended with a coffee or ice cream and sat on one of the numerous seats. So pleasant to be outside and away from home.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank royfionag
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

But its not that great. Not many shops there and restaurants except some of them are way under average. Better to walk around the beaches

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 1MPtom_r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to have an attractive promenade to walk along, what isn't mentioned is the busy main road between you and the sea....

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 993clairew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place for an evening stroll with various restaurants and bars along its path, some stalks are also present in the early evening.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Flipflop4444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As you walk between the enormous palm trees that line this very pleasant walk, you notice many unusual trees and plants here. There are lots of good restaurants to one side of you, for refreshments, and the marina and sea out on the other side....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank allen i
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked along here at least three times a day during our visit to Alicante. It was always clean even though there was an abundance of people which you would expect in a holiday resort. Additionally, there was also a presence of local Police to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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6 May 2019|
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Response from jeffreyroberta | Reviewed this property |
Plays Del postiguet I swim here every year, no drop off and usually warm sea.
29 March 2019|
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Response from terrymaureen01 | Reviewed this property |
The marina and promenade area are easily accessible for a wheelchair user however the old town and outer areas may well pose a little bit more of a challenge saying that the marina area is lovely and you would have plenty to... More
27 March 2018|
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Response from AlisonMoody | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely and well worth the visit a 10 minute walk