El Campello Spain

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Spain Seaside Resorts - El Campello

El Campello Spain: A town and popular resort found to the north of the city of Alicante, El Campello is a bustling resort with a busy fish market and harbour. Attracting numerous sun worshippers predominantly during the summer season of July and August, El Campello is a well loved holiday destination with superb beaches and easy access to nearby places to visit.

Beaches of El Campello Spain: Playa El Campello is a fine sandy beach with a paseo lining it, it is a good sized beach with lots of room for everyone to make the most of the heat. Apart from the popular playa, there are a variety of other bays and inlets which you can explore and get away from the bustling crowds.

El Campello Spain Weather Conditions: El Campello, of course, as a result of its ideal situation, boasts some outstanding weather conditions with many periods of sun and little rainfall. These conditions can guaranteed to continue in the resort throughout the year although the evenings and nights can be not so warm during the winter season. More than 300 sunny days are usual for the resort most years, making it a perfect holiday location.

A busy time for El Campello is during October, when its famous Moors and Christians festival is held, there are mock battles, firework displays, and parades and the town's people dress up in spectacular and elaborate costumes.

El Campello has a population of approximately 26,043, it has a district (comarca) area of 55.27 km2, and is at a height of eighty five feet above sea level. The postal code for El Campello is 03560.

Location of El Campello Spain: El Campello is situated beside the N332 coast road on the northern Costa Blanca, between Benidorm and Alicante it is around thirty three kilometres from the airport at Alicante, a drive of about 30 mins, it is 36km from the famous resort of Benidorm and thirteen kilometres from the Alicante city centre with its wealth of attractions and great shops.

The Story of El Campello Spain: The history of El Campello goes back a lot of centuries and pre-dates the Roman rule of the region, with the "La Isleta" site next to the port dates back over 5,000 years, there are also some signs of the Roman occupation when they constructed fish factories in the town. The old tower dates from the sixteenth century, and was built to warn local people of attacks by Barbary pirates.

Accommodation in El Campello Spain: You can choose from a good variety of possibilities for your accommodation in the resort, you can consider self-catering apartments or villas, bed and breakfast establishments, or hotels.

No matter what you are looking for in a holiday location, you should find plenty to tempt you in El Campello, Spain.

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