We will put various announcements on this page of forthcoming events in the Benidorm and Costa Blanca region together with more information
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Spain is very tolerant of homosexuality reflected in the fact that homosexuality was legalised as long ago as 1822. In the last decade Spain has passed very progressive legislation protecting the rights of gays and lesbians.
There is also a vibrant and thriving gay scene not only in many of the larger cities like Madrid, Barcelona and Seville but also in the resorts including Las Palmas, Ibiza and Benidorm. Spain is the ideal destination for gays and lesbians seeking sex, sand and sun...
The Region of Valencia is a paradise for those who enjoy sailing and water sports. Its facilities and marinas are among the best in Europe, as demonstrated by its capacity to host prestigious events such as the America’s Cup in Valencia and the departure of the Volvo Ocean Race in Alicante. The constant Mediterranean winds and mild temperatures in the Region of Valencia provide ideal conditions to enjoy competitive or recreational sailing in a stunning setting. Witness the best regattas at the sailing clubs and marinas that line the Costa Blanca, Benidorm, Valencia Terra i Mar and Castellón Costa Azahar. And if you’re more of a thrill seeker, just take a trip down to the shore where you will find plenty of schools and companies ready to help you have a great time surfing, sailing, canoeing, diving and a host of other activities that you've always wanted to try.
Fun, culture and entertainment await you at the theme and leisure parks of Alicante, Valencia, Castellón and Benidorm. Through these facilities and complexes, the tourist authorities of the Region of Valencia reveal their firm commitment to presenting high quality shows, performances and exhibitions. Enjoy the wide range of possibilities on offer at the City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia and the multifaceted cultural programme known as Cultural Castellon. You and your family will have an unforgettable time at Terra Mítica, the leisure park in Benidorm, the cosmopolitan city of Benidorm in the province of Alicante; you can cool down at the water parks and discover the fascinating animal kingdom in the numerous wildlife parks. The Region of Valencia has a whole host of sensations just waiting for you. Links to these are featured on our Links page.
If you’re a golfing fanatic and you want to put your skill to the test at a course surrounded by natural landscapes, search no more: the Region of Valencia is the place for you. With over twenty golf courses around the provinces of Valencia, Alicante and Castellón, the Region of Valencia offers you the chance to enjoy this sport in state-of-the-art facilities. Courses dreamed up by prestigious designers, and located by the sea or mountains, where you can relax and enjoy an unbeatable selection of services and an outstanding climate all year round. Enjoy a pleasant stroll surrounded by lakes and lush vegetation as you play each hole, and feel like one of the best players in the world at the Castellón Costa Azahar Masters. The Region of Valencia offers elite top-level golf.
By hosting major large-scale events, the Region of Valencia has secured its status as a world reference in the travel and tourism industry. International events such as the Alicante Departure of the 2008 – 2009 Volvo Ocean Race Around the World, the Castelló Masters Costa Azahar and the Open Tennis Valencia tournament in Valencia all form part of a modern region. Don’t miss out on the chance to watch unique international events such as the 32nd America’s Cup. Get ready for the thrills and spills of the European Formula 1 Grand Prix at the impressive Valencia Street Circuit and enjoy a whole host of other events only available in the Region of Valencia.
A high level of participation and a new world record for the 1500 m at the World Athletics Championship held in Valencia’s Indoor Arena.
The 2008 World Indoor Athletics Championship will take place at the Luis Puig Velodrome, remodelled especially for the occasion, with a seating capacity of 6500.
The different areas of the Trade Fair will also be used to house a wide range of services linked with the organisation of this event. Athletes will be staying within a 2 km radius of the velodrome and will train at the Jardin del Turia Athletics Stadium.
Around 800 athletes from 170 countries will be competing at the championships and 3500 special passes will be given out to members of the press, event organisers and other leading figures. The trials will be broadcast on 50 television channels around the world and the estimated audience figures are between 400 and 500 million viewers.