Costa Brava in Spain is one of the most beautiful spots of the Mediterranean area, where the mountains embrace the sea with its crystal clean water off the Roses coast and the mythical Empúries known for its historical heritage, as the Greek cradle of the area that later gave rise to the romanization of the country.
The region is full of secret medieval villages such as Pals or Peratallada, whose charming beauty can be bewitching especially in summertime, when they are set among golden fields of cereals sprinkled with red poppies at the entrance of impressive farmhouses “Masias” from the XVIIIth Century or composing a breathtaking landscape in front of the Iberian remains of Ullastret.
The Costa Brava is an exciting journey through time, where the history of humanity can coexist in perfect harmony with an exclusive boutique hotel that accommodates the most selective guests, a world-renowned restaurant hosting the best Chefs, or simple but charming beach restaurants called “chiringuitos” in Calella de Palafrugell, where can be tasted the fishers´ atmosphere of the area.
The lyrics of Joan Manel Serrat’s now-timeless song perfectly describe the essence of this unique and unrepeatable area of the Mediterranean … “I, Who have the bitter taste of eternal tears in my skin, Who have poured hundred towns into you, From Algeciras to Istanbul, In order to paint in blue, Your long winter nights, On the strength of misfortune, Your soul is deep and dark …"
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