7 romantic places to stay in Spain
Are you dreaming of a romantic weekend for two? Why not opt for Spain? This country is famous not only for the warm climate, ideal for sea holidays, but also for stunning ancient cities, where it’s so good to be lost together.
Granada is the most favorite place among tourists at any time of the year. A walk through the Alhambra Palace at sunset is the perfect pastime for lovers. Watch the sunset turn the walls of the palace into pink. No wonder Federico Garcia Lorca dedicated many poems to this place. Arrange a romantic picnic outdoors, enjoying a stunning view of the Cathedral. Take a walk through the legendary Sacramonte quarter to the fiery sounds of flamenco.
In the capital of Spain there are many interesting things for lovers and for lonely tourists. You can hand in hand explore Madrid galleries and museums, and then wander into a cozy restaurant and enjoy real paella and gazpacho. In the evening, you can stroll through the Retiro Park, where you can rent a boat and ride through the large and beautiful park pond.
Barcelona is a real mecca for art lovers, a city to which a record number of paintings, poems and songs have been dedicated. The bohemian atmosphere of the old streets, small restaurants with an excellent national menu, architectural masterpieces by Antonio Gaudi … There is no doubt there is something to see in Barcelona!
Sultry and seductive city with an ancient history. It is considered the most beautiful city in Spain after Madrid. City of Opera and Flamenco. Admire the beauty of the Seville Cathedral, the Alcazar Palace-fortress, built in the 14th century, the twelve-angle “golden” tower on the banks of the Guadalquivir and other sights of this wonderful city!
Imagine that you had to use a time machine … Toledo will steal the hearts of lovers of fabulous castles and medieval streets.
The whole Old Town of Segovia is surrounded by a wall and protected by UNESCO. If you are a couple who loves history, ancient architecture and medieval sights, then Segovia is for you. Spend unforgettable hours in the labyrinth of narrow alleys and courtyards: a new discovery will be waiting for you at every corner. The combination of Moorish architecture, small craft shops and beautiful gardens – and you get a quiet cultural weekend in Segovia!
Mallorca is ideal for a relaxing weekend, and ideally a whole vacation! Explore the coastline by boat, and the brave can try to descend by canoe. Secret coves and stunning hidden beaches are waiting for you, as well as clear sea with cool water.