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Balcon del Mediterraneo

Old Town. Next to Plaza Castelar, Benidorm, Spain
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Ranked #6 of 29 Attractions in Benidorm
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Traveler Description: Balcon del Mediterraneo There is a large rock called the Cerro Canfali Rock between the Levante Beach and the Poniente Beach, and on top of the rock... more »
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Izmir, Turkey
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Really good place for posing in front of camera. Backplan is, of course, sea or city. Special interest point for tourists. Some evenings, free concerts happening there also. Certainly, a "must see" point of this amazing city. Advisable for everyone including children also.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
23 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Once you've been to Placa del Castell head here, a lovely bar called the Mojito Bar which obviously does great Mojitos, but also HUGE gin and tonics (with peppercorns, interesting twist), sit and watch the people wandering by or going to and fro the beach. One day we were here a local man had painted on a clown's smile and... More

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Dunbar, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The views were well worth the walk! Architecture is beautiful, very well looked after. Beautiful area to visit.

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14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

It's just a balcony, but it's between the poniente and levante beach. It has a beautiful view and probably the best place to take pictures in benidorm!

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Fareham, Hampshire
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This is a lovely area on the headland between the Levante and Poniente beaches. Nice architecture and beautiful views out over the med, and of Benidorm.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

plentyof Spanish tapas bars here and excellent prices too, the beaches are clean and the sea warm in may

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

A lovely little plaza, that has restauraunts and bars Has lovely views of the sea and Benidorm coast by day, and comes alive with live street acts stalls and characture artists at night.. There is a horror pub and a lovely little icecream parlour. Not forgetting the church, which has large brass doors, and is amazing inside...light a candle for... More

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manchester uk
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20 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A nice spot to enjoy the views of Benidorm. Was surprised how crystal clear the sea looked from up there. Nice bars nearby for refreshments

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Definitely worth the walk from the new town to the old,it's like being in a totally different resort,the views are fantastic,lots of nice little bars and cafes to sit and watch the world go by. Some lovely jewellery stalls and nic nacs to look at too.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Clearly must visit this if you are a fan of the ITV show Benidorm, Many a funny scene shot here! Great view also

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