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Think of the Caribbean and inevitably evoke stereotypical images of white sand beaches and tropical drinks with little umbrellas. It’s a nice thought, but we’re here to tell you that the islands offer much more.

The contradictions that is pressed upon arrival. With a history built on piracy and identity of sugar, slavery and colonial rebellion, the islands support a vibrant mix of cultures. There are cricketers and dreadlocks, the Cuban rebels and lobster. The shifting sands on the beaches come in shades impossible protected, from white sugar and brown salmon pink to brown and black coal. While some islands shine just above sea level, others stand out as green icebergs.

It is an archipelago closely linked to the sea and you’ll fall under his spell at the time to taste the salt on the skin. You will always remember seeing the first float of sea turtles and the feeling of a smile with a snorkel in your mouth. You’ll climb the highest peaks forests redefine the ‘green’, the word where tropical birds flutter in the flashes of color and fill the air with a symphony of whistles and song. You’ll dance to the rhythms of reggae, salsa and strain. You will eat fresh seafood and spicy dishes, and spend lazy afternoons in hammocks. And yes, it’s likely a drink decorated with little umbrellas while watching the sunset from a beautiful white sand beach



Stretching sun-drenched south of wild nature and majestic Pyrenees, this passionate nation works a mysterious magic. Spain is filled with hundreds of sparkling beaches, Flamenco dancers (dancers) in the whirlwind of color, ruffles and matadors (bullfighters) showcase their talents in the arenas. Summer holidays are gathered around large pots steam pan (at its best taste in Valencia) and pitchers of sangria …

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Beyond these stereotypical images, a vast panorama, unexpected unfolds before you. Emerald green mountains seem to slide into the wild blue of the Atlantic to the north. Castells proud, lonely and medieval villages scattered throughout the interior. Bright white villages in the interior of Andalusia. Mountain ranges and the rugged Sierra Nevada (Europe’s southernmost ski) are covered throughout the country. The Celtic music of Cantabria, Asturias and Galicia, recalls a misty land of Britain, Scotland and Ireland.

From its Roman remains in the Muslim palaces, from the Baroque cathedrals and modernist buildings, the country is a treasure chest of artistic and architectural wonders through a unique cultural palette. Over 30 years of democracy and rapid economic development have driven cities in Spain which is decorated with shiny new ornaments. An army of local and international architects, has left a lot of bold signature buildings in Barcelona, ​​Bilbao and Madrid, to name a few.
Up and down the country, a zest for life creates an intense, hedonistic in their cities effervescent. In fact, if there is anything the Spanish love, which is eat, drink and be merry, if eating tapas in a fine wine in Madrid and south, or its equivalent prepared Basque Country pintxos, over cider north .