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Vacationing in Spain with friends

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

travel spain, trip to spainAre you interested in going on a European vacation with your college friends? Well, there is no dearth of tourist destinations in Europe and it will be absolutely wonderful if you can visit all of them. However, you need to understand that visiting all the renowned European tourist destination during a single trip is almost next to impossible. So, if you want to visit a particular European country, then Spain is definitely one of the best choices. Spain draws thousands of tourists from all over the world every year and one visit to Spain will leave no doubt in your mind as to why it is so popular.

While you are in Spain the one city that you must visit is Barcelona. Arguably the most popular city of the country, Barcelona is home to a plethora of attractions. There are a large number of museums in Barcelona and if you are an art connoisseur then you can go on a day trip where you will be able to visit all the museums in Barcelona and its surrounding areas. You must visit the Gaudi Parc Guell, La Sagrada Familia, Picasso Musuem, bullfighting plaza among others. The best thing about Barcelona is it offers something for everyone, no matter where you interest lies.

Another city that you cannot miss out on when you are in Spain is Madrid. Here you must witness the traditional bullfighting events; something Spain is extremely popular for. During your stay in the city you must also visit the Prdao, which according to many is the Louvre of France. Another tourist attraction of Madrid that you cannot absolutely miss out on is the Centro de Arte de Reina Sofia, a renowned modern art gallery where the most famous paintings of Picasso are on display. The cultural aspect of Madrid is extremely interesting.