If you’re heading on holiday anytime soon and you’re looking for a place to go that has a bit of everything for everyone, look no further than Benidorm in Spain. Not only does it have sun, sand and seas, it has activities and a variety of shows ranging from the hip happening to the downright silly and bizarre, there is no limit to the entertainment to be had in this little corner of coastal, sunny Spain. So what are a few of the reasons we love Benidorm? Read ahead to find out!
Sun, Sea and Sand
Without doubt, Benidorm and the Costa Blanca are home to some of the best beaches on the Spanish Mediterranean coast and it shows in the level of tourism that is enjoyed here. White stretches of sand, coupled with some bright blue seas are the feature of the seafront of course, and with the beach dotted along with bars, terraces and other delights, it’s easy to see why people love it here. The perfect place to kick back and relax!
Benidorm is home to numerous great resorts and activities that are perfect for the whole family. With stretches of beach that are perfect to let the kids run free on, and restaurants that cater to all tastes and budgets, it’s easy to see why Benidorm continues to delight travellers of all ages. Even with some of the themed shows, children can find something that tickles their fancies as well as their parents’.
If you’re looking for a cheeky place to head for a stag or hen do with your group of friends, Benidorm is perfect. Nightclubs, bars and beaches are the mainstay of the culture here and you can take advantage of great drink and dinner deals, wacky – but entertaining – nightly shows and dance clubs that stay open until dawn. A perfect place to celebrate your mate’s final freedoms before they take the marital plunge – and well, even if they aren’t getting married, it’s still a great place for birthdays or just because!
The Strange and Wonderful Shows
From tribute bands to drag queen and comedy shows there is something going on in Benidorm almost every night of the week. Check out some of the famous acts at the Klee Bar – noted for it’s fantastic drag queen variety shows, or take in the well-loved Blues Brothers Tribute act at the Rock and Roll House.
Activities and Sights
If you’ve worn yourself down from partying too hard and are looking for something that doesn’t involve cocktails, Benidorm is a great place to spend time at some of the other attractions like the aquarium, one of the amusement parks, or go on a segway or walking tour to take in some of the sights such as the harbour and surrounding hills. If you’re more into active activities, take advantage of said hills and get out of the city for a bit to do some hill walking.
So there you have a couple of reasons why we love Benidorm. With such a unique mix of things to see and do, shows, bars and beaches it’s easy to see why it is one of the top places for holidaymakers – both those with kids and those travelling with their friends for a girls or boys weekend away. Pack your bags – Benidorm awaits!