Called Akra Leuka by the Greeks. Lucentum by the Romans. Alicante (Al-Laqant) by the Arabs. City of Light, blue skies, blue waters and beaches. And too many bloody tourists in the summer months!
(Alicante shield courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)
Capital of the Costa Blanca on the Mediterranean. Home to the Fogueres de San Joan every year in June. Part of the Valencian Autonomous Region.
Other places called "home":
Mexico D.F., Mexico
Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico
Washington D.C., USA (well, Potomac MD actually)
Rhiyad, Saudi Arabia
Minneapolis, MN, USA