Moraira is a small town roughly half way between Alicante 80 kms and Valencia 108 kms. Barcelona is 438 kms to the north
Moraira covers 32 sq.kms. with more than 2,000 hectares under cultivation and 1,000 hectares of vineyards. The vineyard area tens to be back from the coast, up in the hills. A cooler climate, and the land is not so valuable.
It is a small town, which you can see from the 9,500 population given in the last census but this increases to as many as 30,000 during the tourist season. A fuller history of the town shows that there has been human habitation here for tousands of years, but only at the end of the 20th centuary did it grow beyond the fishing port that it had been
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