Tips for visiting the Costa Brava


Costa Brava is the region encompassing the Spanish cities on the Mediterranean Sea. There are several beach resorts such as Portbou, El Port de la Selva, Palafrugell Tossa de Mar and Blanes. This region is characterized by its beautiful beaches, forests and its rich cultural and historical heritage.

For accommodation, there are several hotels in the area. Tourists can also rent villas on the coast and apartments. This solution is economical and comfortable for families especially. There are also other alternatives like camping centers, country houses, holiday homes and youth centers.

Visitors to Costa Brava can enjoy resorts, thermal baths and massage and relaxation centers. They can also participate in various sports activities like skiing in winter, in summer swimming, golf, horse riding, cycling and mountain biking. In addition, they can go fishing and climbing mountains. In addition to shopping centers, there are fair markets where agricultural products are mainly sold in the region as the market Pirineu de Girona. There are also theaters, nightclubs, casinos and water parks.

As for the cuisine, it is based on seafood and land products . Among the specialties of the region, we mention black rice, chicken with prawns, duck with turnips and trinxat. The gastronomic festivals in Costa Brava is a very good opportunity to discover the specialties of the region. Cultural activity, meanwhile, is rich. Indeed, the region is the scene of several music festivals and traditions. We find museums highlighting life in Costa Brava and historical monuments where are insured rewarding tours.

Given the wide geographic region, transportation is provided by buses and trains that cover the entire region. It is also possible to rent cars or bicycles and motorcycles. boat trips lovers will not be disappointed by the cruises that are often organized from different ports in the region.