in Spanish or Torrevella in Valencian is a seaside city and municipality
located on the Costa Blanca in the province of Alicante, in south-eastern
lies about 30 miles south of the city of Alicante and has a population
of 92,034 (2006). Torrevieja was originally a salt-mining and fishing
village as it is located between the sea and two large salt lakes (Las
Salinas), which give Torrevieja a healthy micro climate.