Lu Nucia is a town located in a fertile valley on the Northern Costa Blanca in Spain. La Nucia is situated fifty-one kilometres to the north-west of Alicante and the airport, and only ten kilometres away from the most popular tourist resort on the Northern Costa Blanca, Benidorm. Altea with its picturesque Old Town is also only seven kilometres away. Valencia Airport is a good ninety minutes away by car. La Nucia overlooks fields and fields of fruits and vegetables and has become a popular place for expats to live as it is so close to the coast yet quiet enough not to be affected by the hordes of tourists who descend on the Costa Blanca during the school holidays. Popular urbanisations in La Nucia include Barronco Hondo, Colloma, Bello Horizonte and El Tossal. La Nucia attracts many shoppers to the town because of the outlet store Labels and Tables which stock many popular high street brands such as Next, Debenhams, New Look, Dorothy Perkins.