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The LosLocosBeach.com Blog - A Guide to Torrevieja


Find out about things to do, places to go and food to eat in sunny Torrevieja, Costa Blanca, Spain...





Photo of Torrevieja at nightThere are many vibrant online communities to uncover when you explore Torrevieja on the World Wide Web. Home to locals and expats, these message boards and digital hubs are excellent places to find out more about life in the charming Costa Blanca town. From practical advice to fun recommendations and everyday news, you'll find a wealth of information in these forums - and the opportunity to connect with people in the Torrevieja area.


Whether you're a Torrevieja holidaymaker, a prospective expat or already live on the Costa Blanca, these forums will give you a local's eye view of this former fishing town. To help you find your way around Torrevieja's different forums (as well as some broader forums all about expat life in Spain), we've created a helpful list of online resources dedicated to the area.


1. Torrevieja.co.uk


This well-organised, very active forum covers almost everything you could possibly want to know (or ask) about Torrevieja. Entirely in English, the boards on Torrevieja.co.uk discuss subjects such as employment, charity, items for sale, services wanted, photography, sport, electronics, schools, renting property, politics, pets and much more besides. Not sure where your query belongs? There's a general enquiries section too. Sign up and start talking to Torrevieja locals.


Link to Torrevieja.co.uk


2. TorreviejaForums.com


This is Torrevieja's second largest English language forum, where you'll also find a wealth of information and plenty of lively local discussion. On TorreviejaForums.com you'll be able to delve into many of the categories Torrevieja.co.uk offers. There's also a handy "Things to Do" section, if you're looking for some recreation ideas.


Link to TorreviejaForums.com


3. Talk Quesada


This broader forum focuses on discussion about Ciudad Quesada and the surrounding area, which includes the town of Torrevieja. Local recommendations for food and drink, as well as things to do and items for sale can be found in the Torrevieja section of this forum.


Link to Talk Quesada


4. Expat.com


If you're looking for more general advice and information on becoming an expat in Spain, this is a good place to start. This forum includes a dedicated Alicante section, where you can talk to expatriates from Torrevieja and right across the Costa Blanca region of Spain about their experiences. Covering everything from Spanish lessons and removals companies, to state schools, local music groups, retirement, healthcare, realtors and much more, there's a wealth of excellent information to be found in this corner of Expat.com.


Link to Expat.com


5. BritishExpats.com


If you're considering the move to Torrevieja from Britain, the Spanish section of the British Expats forum is full of helpful resources and threads. Whether you have queries about buying property or taxation, there's a wealth of information to be found here. Find out more about residency permits, learn whether you need a license to drive a moped in Spain, find out where you can find English-speaking fitness classes - you name it, this forum will probably source the information you're looking for.


Link to BritishExpats.com


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