Spain is rich in variety and never fails to fascinate a tourist
Tourists can ski to their hearts’ content in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. The famous tourist spots like Torremolinos and Malaga are close to these mountains, and ski-lovers can spend hours enjoying their sport. Late spring is the ideal time for skiing in the morning and sunbathing in the noon hours.
The Alhambra in Granada is a stunning fortified palace. The entire complex is huge, and constitutes a substantial portion of the city center. Tourists can spend the whole day exploring the palace and its complex. It is advisable to book tickets in advance if one is on a summer holiday.
A holiday in Spain is going to mesmeris, with the stunning architecture of Frank Gehry. The large copper fish located on Barcelona Beach, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao and the conference house near Malaga Airport are examples of innovative design. Barcelona buildings designed by Antoni Gaudi are spectacular. Parc Guell is a treat to watch. The stunning park has innumerable sculptures and buildings that exhibit the famous “broken tile” style of Gaudi. The graceful organic curves are also gorgeous. People of every age and culture love to spend many an hour experiencing the richness of Spain’s architecture.
The local village fiestas are attractive and lure tourists into taking part. Though most of them are religious fiestas, they are a lot of fun. These are colorful and vibrant processions and the experience is worth it. The parties continue till morning and there is no dearth of enjoyment.
A visit to the mausoleum of Salvador Dali, located in North Spain, is a memorable experience. The Miro Foundation in Barcelona, Picasso’s Guernica at the Reina Sofia in Madrid and the images of Goya also in Madrid are going to enrich a tourist in many a way. The Picasso Foundation in Malaga also has great displays of Picasso’s works.
Flamenco tempts one to tap heels to its tune and beat. A kind of music that you just cannot miss while visiting the South of Spain or Andalucia, Flamenco has just revived its old popularity. It is hugely popular among the residents of Spain, and the tourists also cannot deny the attraction.
The magnificent views of Ronda fascinate tourists to the utmost. A drive through the Andalucian mountains brings one to Ronda, situated at the top of a gigantic cliff. The cliff has a tremendous bridge that spans the gap between the new and the old towns. Ronda also boasts of Roman baths, and the oldest Bull Ring in Spain.
Spain, thanks to its varied treasures and heritage, has never disappointed a tourist. It is always safe to choose Spain as a holiday destination. The package deals and cheap hotels make Spain an even safer option now.
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Article Added on Monday, February 23, 2009
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