10 reasons to visit Spain
Spain is well known from German tourist. However one can find very beautiful area, slightly less famous where you can live incredible experiences. Why should you visit Spain ? Here is a list of 10 reasons.
1.Because you can also find Caribbean in Galicia
Even if they are not the most famous islands, the island Cies are a true paradise. Located at the North-West of Spain, they offer a white beach, a beautiful marine vegetation and a national park. According to the Guardian, they are among the most beautiful beaches in the world.
2. Shooting-stars in Tenerife
Tenerife, one of the Canary island, is the best place to see shooting stars thanks to the climate and the high hills. The most beautiful place to see is the volcano Teide, at around 3700 meters high.
3. Go to a Jazz concert in Barcelona
In Barcelona, you can visit the Pedrera or the Casa Mila, one of the most famous Antoni Gaudi building in Barcelona. It is also possible to attend a jazz concert from the terrace of the buildings. From there, you can watch the wonderful panorama on the city.
4. Visit the « tomatina »
Every year in Bruno takes place the famous celebration of the tomatoe, the « tomatina ». This fight started in 1945 when some guys started to throw the tomatoes at each other.
5. Discover the Malaga from Picasso
In order to see the best artworks from the famous painter, tourists are going to Madrid or Barcelona. But Malaga has also a lot to offer because it is the city where Picasso was born and where you can find his house, now a museum holding 233 of his works.
6. To listen Raggae music at the Tototom Sunsplash
At Benicassim, a very small city close to a lake, 85 km from Valencia, you can visit the 21st european edition of the Raggae Festival, the « Tototom Sunsplash ». Until 2009, the event takes place in Udine (Italy).
7. Discover the basque traditions
In Spain, there are several festivals. There is for instance the Semana Grande in San Sebastian or in Bilbao. All this event are a perfect mixture between sacred, music, dance and crowds. A good opportunity to try Spanish food. En Espagne, il y a des festivals populaires et culturels. Il y a la “Semana Grande” par ex. à San Sebastian et Bilbao ou le festival “Madonna Blanca” à Vitoria. Toutes ces fêtes sont un mélange parfait de sacré et de profane, combinées avec de la musique, de la danse et de la masse. Une bonne chance d’essayer la cuisine espagnole. La cuisine espagnole n’est pas seulement la paella, le pays basque offre de nombreux plats typiques, des fromages à une variété de poissons.
8. For a canoe competition in Asturia
A professional competition of canoe. The descent lasts 20 km from Arriondas to Ribadesella.
9. Wonderful sunset in Ibiza
You do not need to travel too much to see beautiful sunset. Ibiza offers beautiful colors and a magic atmosphere, for instance in Cala Benirras, the trendy beach of the island or at the Mondano Cafe del Mar in San Antonio.
10. For amazing holidays in Spain
With 8000 km of coast and more than 320 touristic destination, Spain is a country where holidays and boats are kings. It is possible to rent a boat with a professionnal crew. There are several options concerning the destinations and you can choose between Mediterrannea, Atlantic, Menor or lake Cantabrico. Spanish classes in Spain If you plan on visiting Spain, you can also follow some Spanish classes in our language schools.