La Mata is a small town in the province of Alicante, located southeast of Torrevieja. Despite the fact that many people believe that La Mata is a part of Torrevieja, in fact, it is a separate town. It is very popular for a vacation in the summertime.
La Mata is considered a tourist city in Spain. Its well-developed infrastructure provides comfortable conditions for holidays and vacations. However, this urbanization, in the province of Alicante, is also in high demand for permanent residence among citizens of all of Europe. The distance from the center of Torrevieja is about 6 km, which allows you to comfortably move between cities by car or public transport, work and study in Torrevieja, as well as in the nearest cities.
As a tourist center, La Mata has many shops, supermarkets, cafes, and restaurants. In the city and nearby there are several parks, wonderful places for walking, playgrounds, and recreation areas.