A holiday in Spain is unforgettable thanks to the varied natural landscape with mountains, bustling seaside and special culture. Therefore there are six major mountain ranges in Spain: the Pyrenees
, Betic Cordillera, Sierra Nevada, Cantabrian Mountains and Iberian Ridge Mountains. The high peaks can be found at altitudes of 3404 meters at Pico de Anetov in Central Spain and the Picos de Europa at 2648m in the west. Both in summer and in winter, you can enjoy mountaineering, walking, skiing and challenging activities like abseiling and climbing.
Discover the Spanish coast
The Spanish coast is long and the opportunities for beach holidays are great. A water sports holiday in Spain offers numerous activities . Known locations are Ibiza and Gran Canaria
. In Ibiza you can perfect your surfing, snorkeling and diving. The beach in Spain offers something for everyone with quiet beaches but also bustling beaches where life never stands still. In the afternoon, you can eat at a beach terrace. In known resorts such as Ibiza town and San Antoni during the weekends you should just stay on the beach, there are DJ's and music that goes on until the wee hours. Ibiza offers beautiful beaches and a great nightlife. Cooling off with your feet in the water during a beach holiday is a lovely feeling. Gran Canaria has a varied nature and 150 beautiful white sand beaches. You might find it interesting to know also that 60 of the 236 km of beaches were in fact originally not a beach, but nature's course turned it into what it is today
Culture and traditions
Visiting a museum during a holiday in Spain is surely not boring. The nice thing about Spain is that you can visit known and unknown museums both in large and small cities. You can do this by looking on the Internet for which museums are near your holiday destination. The most famous historical monument in Granada 's Alhambra is a Moorish palace with the tomb chapel of the Catholic Monarchs. In this building you will find a style that was influenced by the Moors, Jews and Catholics. Choose an enjoyable Vacation in Spain.