Take a trip back in time to appreciate the rich history, culture and heritage of the Mediterranean with a visit to the charming location of Roses, L’Estartit or Peralade. Our resident experts know the best locations for enchanting scenery, must-see delights and beautiful locations.
Stretching between the mountains and the sea, Roses’ history dates back to 776 BC, where Greek travellers from Rhodes came across the beautiful clear waters of Roses’ natural harbour and set up a colony, the remains of which can still be seen today.
Aside from enjoying the ancient remains, Roses provides beautiful bays for snorkeling, allowing you to enjoy the local underwater wildlife, as well as offering plenty of watersports.
For a more relaxing host of activities, enjoy the obvious charms of the untouched beaches, restaurants and local evening entertainment.
Roses is a modern town, which is culturally active and with proud traditions. The town has prospered since the middle of the 20th century, and boasts excellent shopping, restaurants, bars, beaches and nightlife.
The thriving holiday resort of Estartit provides the perfect pit stop for eager adventurers. Roca Maura mountain overlooks this small Catalan fishing town with beautiful beaches, historic charm and modern amenities. Try your hand at snorkeling, windsurfing, water skiing and scuba diving in the crystal blue bay or relax in the sunny pavement cafes, bars and restaurants.
The pretty village of Peralada is another great option packed with an array of traditional buildings and medieval landmarks.
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A trip to Barcelona is not complete without a visit to the sea. The beautiful historic fishing village of Lloret de Mar is a picturesque place to breathe in the sea air and explore.
Enjoy sampling the iconic Catalan sparkling wine as you learn about the wine-making process, discover the wonders of the pretty town of Sitges and enjoy exclusive shopping opportunities.
Known locally as the ‘serrated mountain’, this day trip to Montserrat showcases the scenic mountain views north of Barcelona as you make your way to the spiritual Benedictine Monk retreat full of discovery and delight.