Spain has long been the most popular destination for UK holidaymakers and it’s a trend that shows no signs of abating. Offering such a variety of attractions it is easy to see why Spain holidays continue to attract so many visitors. With a relaxed pace of life, friendly and welcoming local people, long hours of sunshine, fantastic beaches, wonderful cuisine and a rich history and culture there is no better place to enjoy a holiday.
As one of the largest countries in Europe it is unsurprising that Spain offers a wide variety of holidays. The beaches of Spain are one of its main attractions. The beaches of Costa Del Sol, Costa Blanca, Costa Dorada and Costa Brava being particularly popular with British holidaymakers. However Spanish holidays are not all about the beaches.
Many visitors on holidays to Spain enjoy the spectacular scenery both natural and historical. Walking and cycling holidays to Spain are popular as they give visitors a chance to see the beauty of the country and delve deeper into the long and rich history of the country.
Spanish cuisine is also another attraction of holidays to Spain. Being surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea has the extra bonus of fresh seafood so it is no surprise that the national dish of Spain is Paella. With fresh fish, fresh breads, olive oil, cured meats among other popular delicacies and many regional specialties depending on where in Spain you are visiting it is easy to see why Spanish cuisine is often such a large part of Spain holidays. Away from the food Spain boasts some wonderful vineyard regions meaning wine quality is excellent and quantity is plentiful, Rioja is particularly popular as is the wine based drink of Sangria, which can be a refreshing drink on a sunny Spanish day. It is not only the food and drink but the experience and ambience of eating in Spain that make it so appealing to holidaymakers, there really is nothing like picking at tapas in the sunshine while on holiday. Book the perfect holiday for 2017 and 2018 today.
Relax on one of the wonderful Spanish beaches and soak up the sun. Most of Spain’s beach resorts offer an array of water sports including snorkeling, scuba diving, wind surfing, water skiing and many more. Another popular activity on Spain holidays is to take a boat trip around the coast and enjoy the spectacular natural scenery. Another popular way to enjoy the beauty of Spain is to go on a walking tour or a bike ride. Explore the hills and mountains, coastal paths, historical monuments and vineyards. Spain holidays offer an array of spectacular views to be enjoyed.
Another ‘must do’ on holidays in Spain is to stop at an authentic tapas bar and enjoy the local delicacies. Enjoy sharing food and drink with friends in the relaxing atmosphere. Also enjoy some of the fresh seafood on offer in many of the restaurants near the coast.
Most of the beach resorts on the east coast of Spain are in close proximity to the city of Barcelona, a hub of culture, art, architecture and sport a trip to Barcelona is top of the list of many visitors on holidays to Spain.