25 Reasons To Visit Spain

Majestic mountains and golden beaches that meet sparkling seas.

A rich history and sociable culture.

Food…

Need we say more?

From the hustle and bustle of exciting Barcelona to the peace and tranquility of relaxing Menorca, Spain literally has a little bit of everything. It’s one of the most diverse and beautiful countries in the world, so it’s no surprise that it also tops the list as one of the most visited. Join us as we take a trip through Spain with 25 reasons that will have you packing your bags tonight!

  1. Spanish cuisine is one of the best in the world with long-lasting culinary traditions that have gifted the world with paella, tapas, tortilla de patatas, gazpacho… is your mouth watering yet?
  2. If not, think about this: there are enough varieties of jamón that you could probably live there for years and never try them all.
  3. Also, Spain is one of the largest wine producers in the world, so you don’t have to feel shy about pouring another glass even if you’ve already finished your meal!
  4. You’ll also find one of the widest ranges of coffees here, so there’s plenty of caffeine to keep you going!
  5. Spain has almost 300 days of sunshine in a year. That’s a whole lot of beach time!
  6. Speaking of beaches… there’s certainly no shortage of those either. From busy golden sands to secluded rocky shores, there’s a beach for everyone, even naturists!
  7. And if you’re looking for some truly awe-inspiring beaches, you can hop over to the Canary Islands where you’ll also find some amazing volcanic landscapes, scuba diving and windsurfing.
  8. But with over 5,000 miles of coastline, you’ll want to check out the amazing sailing Spain has to offer at some point – it’s a national sport!
  9. From Madrid to Ibiza there’s no shortage of nightlife so you can dance the night away, or try to, every night!
  10. But if you’re looking for something a little different, Cadiz is the oldest city in Western Europe and has over 3,100 years of history for you to explore.
  11. You can also experience sensual Spanish art that continues to transcend the ages with some truly remarkable masterpieces.
  12. Picasso, Dali, Miro and Velasquez are only a few of the artists whose works you’ll find in some of the world’s finest art collections.
  13. Collections that can be found in over 1,400 museums, displaying everything from art to sex and chocolate.
  14. In fact, Spain is home to the Guggenheim, one of the best galleries in the world with a mixture of collections and special exhibitions.
  15. And if you can appreciate art, you’ll love the Renaissance and Moorish architecture of The Mezquita de Córdoba (the Great Mosque of Cordoba).
  16. You can find a mix of architecture, nightlife and beaches in Valenica, one of Spain’s most popular cities.
  17. Or, explore more of the culture in the Spanish capital of Madrid, where you’ll find plenty of food, sights, arts and nightlife to keep your trip more than eventful!
  18. And if you’re feeling extra adventurous, go big or go home in exuberant Ibiza, the world’s party capital!
  19. But if you’re more low-key, there’s plenty in Spain for you to do, too. With 14 National Parks to explore you’ll love taking photos of the stunning landscapes.
  20. There are also plenty of unique things for you to find, like Juzcar, the only official Smurf Village in the world!
  21. And Castell de Santa Florentina in Canet de Mar, Cataloni, where they filmed part of Game of Thrones. Just don’t tell them what house you’re from and everything should be fine!
  22. If unique is your thing, there are a lot of festivals in Spain to enjoy, from a tomato-throwing shindig (Tomatina) to the running of the bulls and El Colacho, which we’re still trying to understand ourselves.
  23. You’ll feel right at home with the Spaniards, some of the warmest and most welcoming people you will ever meet.
  24. Their friendly culture might just have a lot to do with the easy-going Spanish lifestyle.
  25. In fact, a lot of Spaniards still practice the art of siesta; so bring your favorite pillow because you’re going to be taking a LOT of naps (you’ll need them)!

Whether you’re recovering from the night before or prepping for what’s to come, no matter where you end up spending your days and nights, you’ll always have a place to call your home away from home in one of Spain’s beautiful villas!