An ancient city, it was founded in 324 BC, with mainly Carthaginian and Roman inhabitants.
Today, Alicante is known as one of Spain's Mediterranean gems, renowned for its large port, history, castle situated on the top of a small mountain, downtown area, and culture.
People Born in Alicante
Alicante in People's Lives
Michael Fassbender: I traveled here in 2011 to film scenes of the movie Prometheus.