Night tours of the “beautiful corners” of Orihuela on the Costa Blanca

Thursday night tours of the “beautiful corners” of Orihuela on the Costa Blanca kick off this week, and will continue until the end of August.

COUNCILLOR for Culture, Mar Ezcurra, said the cultural routes at night have been organised “to make known and enjoy the most characteristic and beautiful corners of Orihuela”.

Every Thursday will see a different route, and will include visits the Orihuela Palm Grove, the second largest palm grove in Europe, the Historical Centre of Orihuela, the Miguel Hernandez House Museum, the San Miguel Diocesan Seminary and the Embergoñes Tower.

The cultural walks will start at 8.30 pm and are completely free.

Ezcurra added: “Come and rediscover the treasures and cultural and heritage wealth of Orihuela during the summer months.”

To ensure health safety, masks must be worn and there will be a maximum of 20 people so it is advisable to register in advance by calling 672 219 071.

The “Noches de Ruta” programme can be found at:  http://@CulturaOrihuela

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Tara Rippin

Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.

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