What you need to know about Spain

Spain is a country of intense passions, whether it’s for food, football, music or simply living life to the full. It’s a wonderful country to explore, particularly on warm summer evenings when the towns and villages come alive with throngs of people, enticing music and the rich aromas of Spanish cooking. Spain’s landscapes are diverse and extraordinary, from the mountains of the Pyrenees to Andalucia’s sun-baked plains and the white sand coves of the Mediterranean coast. The locals are warm and romantic, with a rich cultural heritage and fiercely-held traditions. Explore the museums and architecture of Madrid and Barcelona, visit the timeless hilltop villages of Old Spain, then immerse yourself in the vibrant nightlife of this seductive and fascinating country.