Spanish Beaches - A Perfect Place For Relaxing by: Jakob Jelling
Spain has important extensions of coast lines along the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. These coast lines offer a great variety of different spots and beautiful beaches, some of them visited year around by people from many different spots of the world.
One of the most visited coast line areas in Spain is the Costa del Sol, meaning the sun coast. Costa del Sol contains a group of amazing beaches which go from the southern area of Spain to Gibraltar. This area offers beaches of soft sand and warm waters and is propitious weather year around. Among the most famous tourism spots of Costa del Sol there is Torremolinos, Nerja, and Marbella.
Another great coast line area of Spain is the Costa de la Luz, meaning coast of light. Costa de la Luz is an area located towards the south western region of Andalucia, on the Atlantic Ocean coast, and which offers some of the bluest waters of the country. Besides enjoying the great beaches, visitors who approach this area could also visit some amazing cities, full of entertainment and interesting spots to meet.
Costa Brava is a coast line area which offers rocky beaches with a wilder appearance than other Spain summer spots. This area is ideal for those visitors who wish to meet more adventurous places which are less conventional and less crowded than others. Costa Brava beaches do not offer the typical landscapes full of sand and quiet environments but it does offer several rocky spots with wilder waters.
Towards the Spanish city of Valencia there is another great coast line called Costa Blanca. Costa Blanca is one of the most famous tourism spots among tourists from the entire world and mainly among Europeans. This area offers a unique type of green bluish waters combined with beautiful and soft sands surrounded by a very enjoyable environment and, most of the times, a great weather as well.
The Balearic Islands is another spot containing some of the most attractive beaches in Spain. This area is located near the coast of Catalonia, and consists on a archipelago which offers many different beaches and a great variety of activities and entertainment. This area ensures those who love the beach and beach related activities of spending a great time.