Costa Blanca is the commercial nickname of the sunny spot I call home, a beautiful stretch of Mediterranean coast dotted with tourist resorts and a large mountainous pine forested inland. We will be seeing plenty of it on this blog, as an introduction I will be publishing a couple of posts with sunrises.
Its mild winters are the best time to go for sunrises: little haze, vibrant colors.
Almost always a nice little climb up some coastal hill is involved, so torch and a bit of fitness are essential. The reward, like here, is getting Calpe bay from its very sunny side!
Though early morning on its sandy beaches is a rewarding setting as well:
A little further south, Altea, beaches are pebbled and as such, less crowded in summer and with room for some traditional industries:
Benidorm is a whole different story, the busy skyline of one of Europe´s most popular beach resorts:
Last not least, the whole of the coastline that ecompasses all the shoots of this post: