Flamenco Shows in Alicante
Alicante is located along Spain’s Costa Blanca in the southern part of the Valencian Community. The historic Mediterranean port city is home to the Castle of Santa Barbara - one of the largest medieval fortresses in Spain - overlooking the city from the top of M¬ount Benacantil. In the summer Alicante is popular beach destination with events such as the Hogueras de San Juan Festival in July or the Medieval Market in June. The flamenco guitar player Mario Escudero was born in Alicante. Escudero (1928-2004) performed at New York's Carnegie Hall as well as other venues in Spain and the United States. He was considered one of the best flamenco guitarists of his generation.