Spain is famous for many reasons; it has a great culture, beautiful language, rich history, a great football team and amazing food and people. The list is endless but in addition to all these it is one of the most beautiful places to visit with a mixture of landscapes that include rivers and estuaries, beaches and beautifully rugged mountains that are perfect for mouintainclimbing enthusiasts. Some great peaks to hike and mountain bike include Montes de Toledo, Sierra Nevada and the Pyrenees mountains. The summer is one of the most popular times to visit Spain but it has its attractions for all the seasons in the year.
The Beauty of Spain
The warmth of the Spanish people is well known the world over; their hospitality will quickly cut through any language barrier. Their cities have some of the most beautiful monuments such as the Alhambra palace. The art scene in Spain is one that will leave you yearning for more, the churches are also magnificent, such as the Convent of the Descalzas Reales in Madrid which is full of art pieces. Andalusia is one of the most beautiful areas of Spain with numerous attractions such as mosque of Cordoba, the Plaza de Espana and the Giralda which is a bell tower on the top of a Minaret.
Tasty in Spanish
Spanish cuisine is known the world over and their wine is also remarkable. Ensure that when you visit Spain you have a taste of Paella, and then try Pescaito frito, Pinchitos and Pringa among other dishes. Spanish foods mostly include rice, seafood and meat. For those hot summer days in Spain, sangria, Clara de Limon. Cava, Kalimotxo and the magical Queimada are the best drinks to quench your thirst. There are also many numerous festivals where you can mingle and meet the locals on your vacation, these include La Tomatina which is a famous tomato fight held in the Valencian town of Buñol.Read More