What comes up to your mind when you hear about Spain? Maybe, wonderful long sandy beaches of Canary Islands, delicious cuisine and sangria, amazing local beverage? Or maybe, sounds of castanets and passionate flamenco? Or breath-taking nature, beautiful architectural objects, good ski-resorts, numerous shopping centers and vivid nightlife? Anyways, Spain contains all of it and may be truly considered one of the best tourist destinations as everyone has a possibility to find something interesting for himself.
Beaches are truly considered one of the main Spanish treasures . There are lots of them, including sandy, pebble, rocky and even with volcanic black sand. Beach resorts are spread all over the country both on the mainland and islands areas.
But besides that, Spain may be associated not only with sun and seaside walks, but also with snow and mountains. The most popular ski-resorts are located closer to the border with France that are popular for their stunning landscapes, mountain lakes and rivers and so on.
Local inhabitants pay a lot of attention on food, its cooking and serving, so there is a huge number of various cafes, restaurants and taverns that are always ready to introduce the local Spanish food and wines to all their visitors. In Spain you may find the oldest restaurant in the world it has been meeting the visitors since 1725 (can you imagine that?).
It doesn t matter which way you will go in Spain, you will find lots of sightseeings anyway. Besides well-known cities of Madrid, Barcelona or Valencia, there are many one day excursions to Granada, Cordoba, Seville, Santiago de Compostela and many others. Besides that, pain is also considered very famous for its multiple monasteries and sacred places and absolutely interesting museums, where everyone will find the exhibition interesting enough for himself.
Here are the four main things everyone should do while staying in Spain: go on a visit to Salvador Dali, taste the legendary wine of Vega Sicilia, watch corrida and feel the magic atmosphere of flamenco.