. Over the past few years a trend has appeared in the holiday market showing that more and more people are choosing to head further afield for their summer break. With Egypt, Mexico and The Caribbean all climbing up the popularity charts, what does this mean for traditional European resorts such as Spain? Will the influx of long haul passenger’s result in European visitor numbers dropping? To cut a long story short, no. Spain has continued to entice visitors to its sunny shores year after year offering modern facilities and plenty of brand new attractions opening on a weekly basis. Whether you choose to head to the mainland and enjoy a city break in Madrid or choose one of the many Spanish islands as your holiday base, there is definitely something for everyone. If you are heading back to Spain this year or are looking to experience the country for the first time, take your pick of the best resorts in Spain.
A great place to start when planning a Spanish adventure would be one of the many fantastic cities. Barcelona is an extremely popular choice and offers a vast amount of sights for holidaymakers to explore including the Gothic, Santa Eulalia Cathedral and the many museums and galleries in the town centre. Madrid is another fantastic place to enjoy a Spanish city break, as the capital city it is a culture filled haven that attracts thousands of shoppers each year. One of the best resorts in Spain for families is Murcia, an all round resort which boasts great beaches, fascinating architecture and beautiful surroundings. Anyone arriving in Murcia is advised to take the time to enjoy one of the city’s legendary sunsets.
Beach lovers will appreciate a holiday in one of Spain’s warmest resorts, Almeria. With an average of 330 days of sunshine per year it is definitely the place to go and top up your holiday tan! The beaches in Almeria are simply stunning with enough sun loungers and water sports to keep the whole family entertained. Young travellers will love the vibrant atmosphere in Malaga where there are plenty of bars, pubs and nightclubs to satisfy even the liveliest party animal.
If you are looking for a holiday destination that guarantees to offer everything you need for a memorable break, Spain is definitely still on top. Whether you choose to enjoy a city break or visit one of the many sun filled beach resorts, there is so much more to Spain than meets the eye!