Top 10 Places to Visit in Spain

spainIn Europe one destination that is most popular amongst tourists, is Spain. Spain has budget hotels and Band B places in plenty. Going to the top 10 places to visit in Spain should not be expensive.

Madrid:
This capital city has palazzos, plazas, grand palaces and museums filled with Old Masters. It bustles activity all the time but is also full of quiet nooks and corners. Restaurants and bars of all kinds are available at Plaza Mayor.

Cordoba:
To the south of Spain lies this ancient city with beautiful buildings, quiet alleys, oozing charm and quiet bearing testimony to varied cultures that have thrived here for centuries. Cordoba has been declared a World Heritage Site.

Palma de Mallorca:
On Mallorca Island is located Palma De Mallorca a city with a chain of modern hotels thriving alongside plazas and corridors and narrow alleys of the Old World. In the town’s center is located The Cathedral now under restoration.

Seville:
One of the grandest cities located on the Guadalquivir River in Spain is Seville with splendid architecture, the vertiginous Giralda bell Tower and the tomb of Christopher Columbus. During the times of the Romans it was a hub for trading.

Barcelona:
Barcelona has the spectacular Gaudi buildings, great art galleries and museums. At La Rambla, look out for performances and shows. In Placa d’ Espanya can be found the world’s best musical fountain.

Granada:
If you visit Granada, you have visited the heart of Spain. The Alhambra is a monumental tribute to architecture of the Moors. The Cathedral Museum and The Plaza De San Nicolas are worth visiting.

Marbella:
Marbella is located in Malaga and famous for resorts, hotels, beaches and a great coastline. If you are looking towards a place to chill out, then this is the place for you. Great wine and food, fabulous views are the major attractions here.

Valencia:
Valencia is well known for the Fallas festival and big food fight held every year in August and March respectively. Buildings in Gothic style are housed at the Silk Exchange besides The Cathedral.

Segovia:
The 13th century picture perfect fortress, Alcazar is the biggest attraction besides the Roman Aqueduct.

Bilbao:
Built in the year 1997, an iconic landmark sheathed in titanium is The Bilbao Guggenheim Museum. The Virgin Mary’s appearance in 1519 is celebrated with the building of The Basilica De Begona.

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