Places | Benidorm, Spain

[  Benidorm, Alicante, SPAIN  ]

Benidorm is a coastal town in Alicante, Spain, on the Western Mediterranean, known for its hotel industry, beaches and skyscrapers.

The Benidorm Town Council has announced that it intends to apply for UNESCO World Heritage site recognition, as a pioneering example of the Mediterranean “package tour” resort.   Benidorm was a prototype for many similar resort destinations around the world.