THE WARM SUNNY SPANISH CLIMATE WITH ITS ROLLING SANDY BEACHES AND MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN MAKES SPAIN AN IDEAL LOCATION FOR SPORT LOVERS; AND FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO STROLL IN THE SUN AND TAKE IN THE BEAUTIFUL AND STUNNING SCENERY OR HAVE A LEISURELY CHAT OVER A GLASS OF WINE IN ONE OF THE COUNTLESS BARS THAT CAN BE FOUND.
SPAIN IS THE PLACE FOR
Water Surfing, Scuba and Deep Sea Diving, Sailing and of course Swimming. Away from the beach there is Cycling and Walking . The rugged rural areas are ideal for Hiking and Trekking and higher up in the hills and mountains there are opportunities for Rock & Hill Climbing, Potholing and Caving and Bird Watching. In the Sierra Nevada there is skiing. Spain is also renowned for it’s Equestrian activities.
Spain is well known for both it’s world renowned golfers such as Seve Ballesteros, Jose Maria Olazabeland & Sergio Garcia and its golf courses. Many developments of apartments and villas have their own golf courses.
History Lovers & Sightseers
will enjoy the well preserved heritage sites which are throughout Spain. First settled by Phoenicians around 1100BC.
Spain has fine examples of architecture spanning the time of the Carthaginians Romans, Visigoths, Arabs and Christians.
Magnificent architecture is to be seen in well known places such as Cordoba; Ronda, Seville, Granada, and so many others.
There are stone age sites and cave art of dinosaurs in many parts of Spain particularly in the Northern mountain ranges
Communities and Associations
There are large and vibrant “Ex-Pat” communities in Spain. They have organised themselves into associations and clubs in order to socialise and share interests in common. All the interests followed in the UK can be found in Spain; be it Scrabble, Bridge, Drama, Arts or a visit to the “Dog and Duck” to one of the many Discussion Groups. There are branches of the U3A (University of the 3rd Age) for the “young” retirees. You will not have to give up your favourite pastimes if you come to Spain. and many of the Municipalities organise cultural events and festivals specifically for tourists… there is always something to do unless of course you just wish to lie in the sun all year long!
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