Spain is world renound for its festivals and sporting events. Bull fighting is one of the most famous, the stadiums in which the bullfighting events are held are often quite spectacular to see. Spain is a very welcoming place with a friendly population.
Spanish traditions of tapas is a good way to sample the local food. Tapas are small dishes of snacks which are served anytime especially in small bars. They cover all types of foods such as seefood and vegetables being the main option. Many spanish people make an evening of hopping from bar to bar in order to try different tapas.
Another of Spains favourites is Serrano Ham. Spain is famous for its fish delicacies and simply must be sampled. Every region in Spain has its own specialities.
Primarily Spain is a wine drinking country with each region producing its own special wines, however there are several large breweries within Spain producing the light, lager-like beers popular everywhere.
All spanish towns and cities have their own traditional celebrations and festivals, some being the La Tomatina (the tomato throwing festival), Running of the Bulls, Las Fallas De Valencia and many more.
These Festivals are held in the streets of the different cities and fill with people and decoration. It is almost garanteed that when visiting Spain in the summer you will experience a festival. The atmosphere fills with happyness and a feeling of the Spanish culture.
Barcelona Spain is the 4th most visited city in Europe, it is in addition the most popular city in Spain. The area around the Placa Catalyna makes up the citys historical centre and alongside the upper half of Avinguda Diagonal, is the main commercial area of the city.
The cities of Spain offer an arrange of venus for live music and entertainment, including the world famous Gran Teatre del Liceu opera theatre. Regarding restaurants, the Spanish people generally eat very late, there for you will usually only see restaurants open for dinner from 9pm onward.
Spain has a very mountainous terrain and offeres an arrange of out door activities such as hiking, cycling and bird watching.
As a yacht charter you can enjoy the views of the terrian and the spectacular beaches.