Alicante is a large Spanish province located on the Costa Blanca. The area stretches North as far as Ondarra, South to San Pedro del Pinatar and inland as far as Villena. There is a huge choice for those wishing to purchase property in Alicante as it boasts some of the most luxurious mansions and villas in Spain as well as a large range of budget properties, especially in the larger towns and cities such as Torrevieja and Benidorm. The city of Alicante sits on the coast roughly in the middle of the province and incorporates most of the popular seaside resorts of the Costa Blanca. The city is a Mecca for holidaymakers and for those wishing to purchase property in Alicante. The area is steeped in history with fantastic castles, ruins and museums. Blessed with glorious weather, beautiful mountains, many miles of fine sandy beaches and coastal resorts to suit all tastes and budgets. Alicante airport is one of the largest and busiest in Spain, serviced by many budget airlines making it extremely convenient for visitors to the Costa Blanca.