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Our Newest Building is Taking Shape

Based on the number of emails and phone calls I regularly receive, it’s clear that many of you have been following the progress on the construction of our new building at Ciudad Patricia.

How not to feel lonely in your senior years.


The main reason is the fear of being alone in your home when something happens, a fall or accident where there is no one around to help you. Many people live where there they are surrounded with villas or apartments and do not to get to see many people. So if something was to happen and you do not have the phone near you what would you do?

Pat & Trevors experience of moving and living at Ciudad Patricia

Browsing through the Female Focus four years ago we came across the page covering Ciudad Patricia and we both said that this looks like the type of place that would suit us.

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Paella Party

One of the many social events of the year at Senior Resort Ciudad Patricia.

Many residents of all nationalities enjoyed 2 lovely big tasty mixed paella served on the terrace of the main central building on the retirement resort. 

Why swimming is Important in your Senior Years

Everyone knows how important exercising is for improving your general health, maintaining a healthy heart, improving your flexibility, building stronger muscles and lowering the risk of injury.

Annual BBQ at Senior Resort Ciudad Patricia

The residents at the resort always love to have a great party.

The Importance of Socializing

At Ciudad Patricia we understand the Importance of Socializing

It is a fact that most people understand how important it to socialize in all stages of life. It is often overlooked the importance also of socializing in our senior years.

It’s still a funny old world.

Peggy, a resident of Ciudad Patrica for more than 25 years, recently celebrated her 99th birthday.  We asked Peggy to look back and share a few memories of the past.  Here’s what she had to say…

We Couldn't Resist Ciudad Patricia

After retiring we decided to move south to a warmer climate, we chose Torrevieja where we spent 15 lovely years there. Then came the time when we realised that we’re not as agile as before, so we decided to think of somewhere more suitable to our capabilities.

Three Kings at Ciudad Patricia

Many of the residents at the retirement resort Ciudad Patricia enjoyed a lovely evening celebrating the special day dated back from the 4th century.

Making the right Decisions

Or were we just lucky?
(by Mrs Clark - resident) 

We had always intended to retire to Scotland, to our home overlooking  the golf course, beside the North Sea with spectacular views and beautiful gardens. But..

Another Milestone Birthday

Marjorie Broberg celebrated her 90th birthday in the restaurant at Ciudad Patricia.

Another Diamond Wedding Anniversary at Ciudad Patricia

Roy and Lillian Fleetwood certainly celebrated 60 years of marriage in style. They held a lovely party in the lounge at the main central building at the senior resort. They invited family over from England, friends and some residents to join them in their celebrations.

Another Fun evening at Ciudad Patricia!

There were many witches and ghouls at Ciudad Patricia in 31st October as residents took part in a lovely party to celebrate the tradition of Halloween.

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Dinner by Candlelight

Dinner by Candlelight at the retirement Apartments Benidorm Spain.

Cold weather no excuse not to swim at Ciudad Patricia

Now the weather has turned colder Ciudad Patricia has reopened the indoor heated swimming pool. It is currently heated to 31 degrees. 

No Time to Get Bored at Ciudad Patricia

by Gwyneth Walton

Here at Ciudad Patricia, there is no need to stagnate in our dotage, as there are many activities to participate in.

Do Black Squirrels Exist In Spain?

Or are they grey squirrels?

Just recently one of our residents reported seeing black squirrels and decided to do some interesting investigative research.  

Kath Rowlinson recently came to join us at Ciudad Patricia and wrote us the following email..

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Friends Forever

Daph and Kathy have recently moved into 2 different buildings in Ciudad Patricia both have wonderful views of trees an mountains. They both came from the same area close to Torrivieja. Maybe it's more than chance that they've continued their friendship here at Ciudad Patricia.

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Not Bad Eh?

My husband had 2 hip replacements  so could not do the usual maintanence of our big villa  What to do? Lets downsize but to where? Saw the ad in local magazine:  Ciudad Patrica in Benidorm.

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