Castle of Santa Barbara

Omnipresent reference of tourists and citizens, the Santa Barbara Castle overlooking Alicante and its gulf from 166 meters high. The Castle is the largest medieval fortress of Spain and is the result of successive constructions that have succedete since 1300. The Castle is the final half of each drive to Alicante, especially in summer, when fresh that is enjoyed at that helps to tackle the hot Spanish nights. You can get there on foot or by lift from Postiguet beach or in the car. Off the beach you can admire the "Cala del moro", the "Face of the Moor" sculpted in the rock just below the castle walls.
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