Spain As A Holiday Destination

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Spain, a holiday destination

Spain – this beautiful country in Europe is not all about beaches, festivals fun and frolics but its more than that. Whenever a thought of holidaying comes in our mind Europe pops up first. Spain is that one country that gives all that we want. Beautiful cities like Barcelona, Madrid, Costa Brava catch the fancy of tourists from all over the place. Spain is best when visited during summer; its sun sodden beaches are places to head for. The wet sand beaches gleaming in the bright sunshine and the vast sea waves dashing in the shores are real pleasure. Beside this the climate ranges from hot to sweltering.

The other places of interest in Spain is Andalucía, Costa blanca, Formentera, Gran Canaria, la Gomera, la Palma, Menorca, Tenerife, Ibiza and so on. Spain has become a favourite holiday spot for all and it is for this reason that the Spanish tourism generates the large part of income to the Spanish economy. Not only commercially Spain is culturally rich too and it is for this reason that thirteen Spanish cities have declared as world’s heritage cities. Other first class destinations are Granada, Seville, Santander, Oviedo, Bilbao, and so on. All of them are historical landmarks.

Spain is traditionally related to local customs and folklore, it also had patrons of saints in its past. Spanish festivals also drag millions of tourist every year. Among them are the carnival especially in the Canary Islands and Cadiz, the Seville fair, the Fallas in Valencia, the running of the bulls in Pamplona all these festivals make it a favourite spot for sightseers.

Spain is not boring its nightlife makes it electrifying and forever young. It has large discotheques for both locals and travellers. Ibiza and Mallorca are said to be the major party destination.
Beside all the above the country also offers many things to its people in winter as well Sierra Nevada in Spain is all the rage a tourist destination as its high peak offers skiing to its visitors. So if you are planning to go to Europe for your holidays you know where to land up.