Located on the East coast of Spain between Santa Pola and Torrevieja, Guardamar del Segura, is a typical Spanish coastal town surrounded by rich farmland of orange and lemon groves, almond trees and various other crops. Its main attraction is the 11 km stretch of natural golden sand with a backdrop of shady pine forest. The forest, originally planted to prevent the movement of the sand dunes, is now a beautiful nature reserve and is popular for cool walks and picnics. In Guardamar, you will sense a strong family atmosphere, especially if you take an evening stroll to the local craft market or treat yourself to a tasty meal or a large ice cream in one of Guardamar‘s ice cream parlours. On Wednesday of each week there is a street market that sells local produce and a vast array of goods from Shoes to Furniture, a choice for everyone.Fiesta’s are a tradition in Guardamar and everyone is welcome to join in the celebrations. The street processions are not to be missed, going on at various times througout the year.