Spain's history speaks through its buildings and culture, taking us back to the ages of the Romans, the Arabs and the Golden Century in a riot of colour and a sense of drama manifesting itself never stronger than in the paintings of El Greco, Goya and Picasso, the vital flamboyancy of flamenco and the contained violence of corridas.
Cordoba's Mezquita, Granada's Alhambra and jasmine-scented Sevilla in Andalucia are pregnant with Arab and Moorish influences. Hundreds of miles of sunny Mediterranean coastline, whitewashed fincas nestling amid bougainvillea and fig trees, overlooking rocky coves and the sparkling Mediterranean in the Balearics, provide ample opportunity to get off the beaten track.
The country's vibrant cities, Madrid, Barcelona or Valence on the Mediterrannée with his beautiful architecture.
Your perfect moment might come eating tapas on a beach on the Costa Brava, marveling at Gaudi's fantasy in Barcelona, or meandering through a sunny market in Madrid.
This is a land of culture, history, fiestas, nature areas and excellent food. You'll be able to visit everything from outstanding monuments to a wide variety of different natural landscapes' and you'll have the chance to take part in several unique popular events and sample a range of delicious gastronomic products. One way to discover the culture of Andalusia is by exploring the sites which have been awarded the UNESCO World Heritage designation. In Granada, you'll see the Alhambra palace, the ...
This is one of the most popular destinations in the western Mediterranean, and you'll soon find out why. You'll find enchanting coves, gorgeous sunsets and lush natural landscapes. You can enjoy the islands any way you want: relaxing in an atmosphere of well-deserved peace and quiet, or partying until all hours as you enjoy the islands' wild nightlife. These are places where you wander through the streets of fishing villages, discover outstanding natural landscapes or enjoy a range of water ...
The Costa Blanca is one of the most attractive tourist destinations in Europe. Travelling along the Costa Blanca you will find a world of spectacular contrasts, with fishing villages almost hidden away along the coast and large towns which are bursting with life. Along its 160 kilometres of coast beside the Mediterranean, the Costa Blanca has hundreds of different cities and countryside just waiting to be discovered. Denia, in the north of the province of Alicante, located between rocks and ...
Barcelona is one of Spain's most fascinating and vibrant cities, packed full of things to see and do whether you're into culture, history, art, shopping, outdoor pursuits or relaxing in the sun. What makes a holiday in Barcelona particularly appealing is the fact that you can easily mix time spent sightseeing with days at the beaches that line the coast right next to the city. This makes it the ideal choice if you're keen to explore one of Europe's top cities and head to the seaside in a single ...