CR101CostaBlanca - yovalu1 - Studio Apartment, Sleeps 3
Located just 500 metres from the sea is this fully-renovated apartment with a 3D TV, a DVD player and Wi-Fi.Bright and airy with a modern decor, the apartment includes a comfortable double bedroom with a large wardrobe. An additional 2 people can sleep upon the sofa bed in the spacious living room. The fitted kitchen includes cooking utensils and a cosy dining table. A contemporary shower sits in the bathroom.A wide selection of bars and restaurants can be found on the surrounding streets. Walk for 15 minutes to the Centro Comercial Habaneras Shopping Centre. San Javier Airport is 20 kilometres away.This area is popular for its salt lakes which are similar in mineral composition of Dead Sea Salt from Israel which is known for its therapeutic effects.The ancient city salt and fishing is Torrevieja is within an hour's drive south of Alicante. In recent decades Torrevieja has grown tremendously in the 1960s there were still only 10,000 inhabitants.Today there are many fishing cooperatives , but the salt remains very active. Large ships depart regularly from the port of Torrevieja for transporting salt worldwide . Those who are interested in local history can visit the Museum of Salt and Sea located in the center of Torrevieja and contains the S61 submarine .During the last decade Torrevieja has grown from a small town of 30,000 to a city of 100,000 inhabitants. During Easter 2005, the first shopping center in the city was opened. The name , Habanera , shopping center was taken from local history.At around Salinas is a beautiful nature reserve where you can see hundreds of bird species and unique vegetation . Torrevieja also has 5 beautiful beaches : Playa de La Mata , Playa de los Locos, Playa del Cura , Playa del Acequión and the Castaways Beach . Along the waterfront of the city you can find many excellent restaurants with exquisite seafood.According to the World Health Organization , WHO , Torrevieja is one of the most healthy places to live in the world , due to its location between two large salt lakes and the Mediterranean Sea .