Gone are the days of a sleepy fishing village,Torrevieja has now become a thriving town with a very cosmopolitan society. Nationals from most European countries have settled here together with many from the North African continent. It is said that the surrounding salt lakes draw the moisture from the air and together with the warm Mediterranean sunshine have made it one of the healthiest climates in the world.
There are activities for everyone, swimming, snorkeling, sailing, walking, cycling, in fact there are not many pastimes that are not catered for.
This modern town is also a holiday haven for the Spanish and it boasts a multitude of bars and restaurants that will wet the appetite of even the most descerning person.
Fiesta time is a speciality and the streets echo to the sound of marching bands and singing, a time for all to enjoy the celebrations.
All Torrevieja's beaches hold the "Blue Flag" for cleanliness so you can ensure safe bathing and quality recreational facilities.
Last but not least, the children need not worry because McDonald's, Burger-King and Kentucky Fried Chicken are all here.