El Campello Costa Blanca

El Campello Costa Blanca, information for the Costa Blanca coastal town of El Campello.

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El Campello Costa Blanca Location: The town is situated on the N332 road between Benidorm and Alicante it is about twenty one miles from the nearest airport (Alicante), a drive of about a half hour, it is 36 kilometres south of the popular holiday destination of Benidorm and 8 miles from the Alicante city centre with its wonderful tourist attractions and excellent shopping centres.

History of El Campello Costa Blanca: The story of El Campello goes back a lot of centuries and goes back to before the Roman rule of the Iberian Peninsular, with the "La Isleta" site near the port dates back over five thousand years, there are also some signs of the Roman settlement when they established fish factories in the region. The ancient tower dates back to the 1500's, and was erected to warn inhabitants of threats by Berber pirates.

Accommodation in El Campello Costa Blanca: There is a large variety of options for your trip to the resort, you can choose from self-catering apartments or villas, bed and breakfast establishments, or hotels. A busy time for the town is during October, when its popular Moors and Christians celebration takes place, there are mock battles, firework displays, and parades and the town's people dress up in colourful and elaborate costumes.

El Campello Costa Blanca Weather: The town, of course, as a result of its auspicious location, enjoys some terrific weather conditions with plenty of hours of sun and little rainfall. These conditions can be expected to continue in the town right through the year although the evenings and nights can be not so warm during the winter time. In excess of 300 sunny days are normal for the town annually, making it a perfect holiday hotspot.

El Campello Costa Blanca has a population of around 26,043, it has a district (comarca) area of 55.27 km2, and is at a height of 26m above sea level. The codigo postal (postcode) for El Campello is 03560.

A town and coastal resort situated to the north of the city of Alicante, El Campello is a bustling place with a thriving fish market and harbour. Drawing lots sun worshippers especially during the summer season of July and August, El Campello is a popular holiday hotspot with good beaches and convenient access to some historic attractions.

El Campello Costa Blanca Beach: Playa El Campello is a fine sandy beach with a promenade behind it, it is a spacious beach with plenty of room for holidaymakers to relax in the sunshine. Aside from the popular playa, there are numerous other inlets and coves which you can try out and get away from the bulk of the holidaymakers.

No matter what you are looking for in a holiday destination, you should find plenty to satisfy you in El Campello Costa Blanca, Valencia, Spain.

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