5 Part Travel Series: Part 2 Spain
April 3, 2012
April 3, 2012
|Spain, a country of such great beauty, is well known for bullfighting, crowded beaches, beautiful culture, delicious cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and world-famous folklore and festivals. Spain has a little bit of everything to offer, with lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and deserts in the south east.It’s a country with the largest number of world heritage sites (after Italy): Avila, Caceres, Cordoba, Cuenca, Salamanca, Santiago de Compistela, Segovia and Toledo, each with their own attractions and highlight.
Among many places worth visiting are Spain’s thriving capital Madrid, the vibrant coastal city of Barcelona, the famous “Running of the Bulls” at Pamplona, major Andalusian cities with Islamic architecture, like Seville, Granada and Cordoba, the Way of St. James and the idyllic Balearic and Canary Islands.
|Whatever your motivation to visit Spain is, it’s for sure that this unique destination will satisfy all your expectations and will make your experience an integral mix of Old World’s charm and modern groove.
10 Reasons To Visit Spain:
|5. The Metroplis building, on Gran Via
6. The Puerta Alcala at the entrance to a park called El Retiro
7. The Roman theatre in Merida
8. The fountain in Valencia
9. The Alijaferia, an 11th century Moorish palace and castle in Zaragoza
10. For those Harry Potter fans, The River Ebro running through Zaragoza looks like the setting out of a Harry Potter book.