Spain's Most Visited Attractions in 2011

Spain’s Most Visited Attractions in 2011

With unrivalled beaches, record hours of sun and a historic monument at every step, Spain is well up in the top most visited countries in the world. There are various reason why one would choose Spain as a holiday destination: the beaches and warm climate are some of the most popular, but nightlife and history are also among the major reasons attracting the tenths of millions tourists every year. However, not all Spanish attractions enjoy the same popularity among tourists: there are few ... [ read more ]

Masterpieces of Moorish Architecture

Masterpieces of Moorish Architecture

While cities like Barcelona and Madrid are crammed with tourists looking for the ultimate fiesta, the smaller cities in southern Spain are reserved for those seeking the inestimable masterpieces of Moorish architecture. Cities like Seville, Cordoba and Granada are those which flourished during the Moorish occupation; so no wonder that they display such an impressive numbers of palaces and mosques built in the most authentic Islamic style. Those wanting to learn more about Moorish architectur... [ read more ]