If you are a lover of the bright sun and warm sea, then a vacation in Spain is your option. This country is very well located on the Iberian Peninsula, washed in the southeast by the Mediterranean Sea, and in the west by the Atlantic Ocean. Spain combines beach and sightseeing vacations. There are many attractions and historical places. Choose which resort is closer to you and go!
Top places in Spain
Costa Blanca. This resort is famous for its white sands, cozy bays, pristine beaches and lots of greenery. You can also watch flamenco dancing and bullfighting here..
Costa Dorada. The resort is located near Barcelona. The beaches here are, literally, golden – glistening in the sun due to the large amount of mica in the sand. Costa Dorada is home to one of the most famous Port Aventura theme parks. It is a miniature city with its restaurants, beaches, hotels and the giant Caribe Aquatic water park. Costa Dorada will also please lovers of historical places. There are preserved historical monuments from the time of the Roman Empire: an amphitheater in which gladiatorial battles were held, a city wall with towers more than a kilometer long and a Roman circus.
Costa Brava. Northern resort of mainland Spain. It is popular for its knightly tournaments and balls held in the real castle of Tordero with the participation of the real count – the owner of the castle. Lovers of measured relaxation can visit water parks and golf courses. Extreme sportsmen can enjoy rafting on mountain rivers, windsurfing, diving.
Costa del Garraf. Located near Barcelona. The place is attractive for its architecture, history. In one of the coastal towns, Sitges, such talented artists as Dali, Nonel, Rosignol, Casas lived and worked..
Costa Del Sol. The southernmost point of Spain and Andalusia. It is warm all year round! However, the water does not warm up more than + 21 ° C even in the summer period due to the cold Atlantic current. But tourists come here year-round to enjoy the sun, beautiful views of the mountains, turquoise bays, architectural attractions, fashionable hotels. This is a favorite resting place for royalty, world stars, aristocracy. Here is what Spain is associated with – the temperamental dances of flamenco, bullfighting.
Costa del Maresme. The edge of strawberry plantations and fruit trees. An excellent infrastructure for family vacations is organized here: a huge Marineland aquacomplex, a zoo where performances with the participation of dolphins and parrots are held. All hotels are located close to the coast, along the promenade there are a variety of cafes and restaurants.
Costa de la Luz. The resort is located on the border with Portugal. Here are white beaches and a clear sea. Holidays in Costa de la Luz are mostly quiet and secluded, but not during carnivals, holidays, bullfights, horse tournaments and various festivals. A distinctive feature of the resort is the combination of Christianity with Islam, which is reflected in unusual architectural structures – half churches, half mosques built in Romanesque, Moorish and Gothic styles.
Costa Del Almeria. A fairly young resort with a developed modern infrastructure. Here is the largest landmark in Spain, erected by the Arabs during their reign – the castle fortress of Alcazaba.
Ibiza The most youth resort, the basis of the rest here is club culture. There is a variety of clubs here, the most famous of which are Es Paradis, Amnesia and the largest club in the world – Privilege. Clubs operate seven days a week from May to September. The island has 56 18 km long beaches where you can go windsurfing and sailing..
Canary Islands. Located in the Atlantic Ocean. Here, stunning nature, volcanoes, bizarre rock formations and reliefs, unusual plants not found anywhere else in the world, ancient Guimar pyramids, UNESCO nature reserves.
Ski Spain. Surprisingly, in this hot sunny country there are also many mountain ranges, the snow on which does not melt almost all year. There are about 30 ski resorts with modern service. The most popular of them are Andorra and Sierra Nevada. Although Andorra is a separate state, it is in fact a mini-region of Spain, which can only be flown through Spanish airports.
Spain combines various types of recreation for every taste and budget. It remains only to decide what you prefer. And positive emotions are guaranteed!
Have a nice rest!