Tourism

Spain is often considered to be a country of paradise of culinary as well as scenic places. Spain is one of the largest country in Europe and ranks 15th in the world.

Geographically a strategic place consisting a rich varieties of culture and climate. From the verdant hills and rocky coasts of Galicia, Asturias and Cantabria to the tropical splendours of the Balearic Islands or the Mar Menor, any time of year is the right time to visit this fascinating country.

You may find richness of diversity of arts, architectures, gastronomy as well as music in Spain left by the Greeks & Romans, Arabs (Moors), Gypsies, Jews, Basques and Celts.

Rest assure that Spain will not disappoint you. Whether you have limited time to visit easily accessed cities of Barcelons and Madrid or you take advantage of an opportunity to go off the beaten track to visit smaller towns.

When in Spain, make sure to try staying in a “Paradores” (is a kind of luxury hotel, usually located in a converted historic building such as a monastery or castle. Parar means to stop, halt or stay). If you feel more adventurous in terms of accomodation, you may explore “Casa Rural” (is a form of basic self-catering tourist accomodation in Spain. The ‘country houses’ may be rented by the building or by the room and are mostly belong to owner associations. There are literally 1,000s abd are dotted all over the countryside. Most of them are run by families and you will be made to feel welcome into their homes. Both of these types of accomodations offer charming alternstives to chain hotels and hostels.

 

Must see cities & town in Spain:

1. Barcelona

2. Bilbao

3. Madrid

4. Valencia

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Must see beaches in Spain:

1. Mazarrón

2. Mogán

3. Roses

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Must see rural places in Spain:

1. Aínsa

2. Aracena

3. Ezcaray

4. Orreaga-Roncesvalles

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Must see lush natural region (Green Spain):

1. Hondarribia

2. Orense

3. San Sebastián

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Credits:
INSTITUTO DE TURISMO DE ESPAÑA – TURESPAÑA