Rojales is a municipality in the province of Valencia in the south east of Spain.
Rojales, had in 2009, approximately 20,510 inhabitants, most of whom lived and still live in Ciudad Quesada (11,513 in 2009).
Between 2009 and 2012, other parts (Benimar, Quesada Golf, Pueblo Lucero, Doña Pepa, Lo Pepin) Rojales grown and
made Rojales to what it is now.
Rojales is the second Spanish city with the highest percentage of foreigners after San Fulgencio (neighboring town)
which accounts for 71.75% of the registered people.
Rojales is a typical farming village at the river Segura (Rio Segura),
because there is little rainfall a year this Rio will often be almost dry.
To optimize production, farmers specialized in citrus fruits. this represent 70% of total agricultural land.
The harvest is exported to various countries so that the industry supports the economy.
Rojales is in several areas very interesting, Rojales offers to anyone young or old good facilities.
There is a municipal sports hall, theater, water park, a very beautiful nature park (El Recorall) where you can make free use of BBQ's
including running water, an 18-hole golf course (La Marquesa) with regular friendly matches.
People from "all over the world" come to Rojales for golf weekends, for the beginners there is also plenty to do.
Supermarkets, Dutch bakery, Dutch butcher, bars, restaurants, barber shops are all within walking distance as
also the first-aid (Medico Centre). For the young ones, there is a disco street with several discos and bars.
The annual festivals (Moors and Christianen) are held in the month of July, there is one week celebration with parades,
MUCH fireworks, fairground and Las baraccas (outside disco's) a dance in to the evening, a drink and a bite to do.
The coast and the beautiful beaches of Guardamar del Segura are 7 km from Rojales.
Great places close to Rojales are Elche (20km), Alicante (35 km), Murcia (50km), Torrevieja (15 km)
where you can shop, sit on a terrace or can enjoy good food.
The nearest airport is El Altet, Alicante. (35 km from Rojales).
Rojales also has several hotels such as the El Corazon hotel or the La Laguna hotel they ranges from cheap to luxurious.