What is spain famous for?
Sunny and mild temperatures, the Catalan coast, paella and tapas, sangria and cava, FC Barcelona, Picasso, Gaudí and Dalí… And you can find all this on the Costa Brava, which is famous for being a nice place to spend your holidays.
I think you should come! It has everything I told you before, and if you want to see FC Barcelona and the most famous Gaudí works, you can go to Barcelona by train, it’s not far away…
Too much to answer here, but the posts above have done quite a good job. I have been traveling in Spain for the last 18 months and am writing a blog, not just about my travels but giving some history of this beautiful country also, it will give you more of a feel for the place. I have put a link below. You really need to get some books on Spain though, and read about it yourself, the history is very interesting. For example, it’s the only mainstream european country that was ruled by muslims, which lasted for several centuries. Later all muslims(and jews) were forced to convert to christianity or expelled during the Spanish Inquisition. Also the Basque people and language(very different to all other european languages) date back to before indo-european people. It’s well worth reading about! ¡Ciao!
I don’t know how to include images, but I can give you the names of dozens of things… We’ll start with food:(And don’t mean to be boastful), Paella from Valencia, Gazpacho from Andalucía, Fabada from Asturias, Empanada Gallega and Lacón con Grelos from Galicia, Cocido Madrileño, Fritura Malagueña, Ensaimada and Sobrasada from Mallorca, and the most typical dish in Spain: Tortilla Española…just to name a few… Spain is famous for: its olive groves which produce the best olives and best virgin olive oil in the world; its vinyards which produce some of the most delicious wines in the world, (the regions of: Rioja, Penedès, Ribera del Duero (for red wines), Montilla – Córdoba, Sevilla, Puerto de Santa María and Jeréz – Cádiz for dry white wines, Málaga for sweet wine); its animal farming which produces fantastic types of pork sausages, chorizos, Serrano ham, etc. everything from Avila veal to ostrich farms; its agriculture…asparagus, tomatoes, strawberries, citrus fruit, melons (the