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  • Attractions resort
  • The catacombs, grottos, caves, megalithic temples and fortifications of Malta

Malta is famous among the tourists especially the fact that there is the greatest density concentration of cultural and historical monuments in the unit area.

All the attractions of Malta can be divided into several groups: the city, museums, architectural monuments, caves, caves, catacombs, megalithic temples, ancient tombs and fortifications.

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Architectural and cultural values

The island can rightly be called a city-state, as the border between the settlements on the island are purely nominal. The largest city is Birkirkara island and capital of the state - the city of Valletta, which is on a par with the title of Mdina is the city museum. No less popular among tourists and city considered Senglea, Cospicua and Vittoriosa. Malta itself is settled unevenly, to the west and south of the island is almost no settlement. The most populated part of the island - is the north-west and east.

The state capital - Valletta - is an open-air museum .  By visiting it, you can get acquainted with the Maltese heritage in areas such as history, archeology, culture, architecture and art .  The most famous museums of the city are the Museum of Fine Arts, who will introduce visitors to the culture of the Order of ion exchangers, the Archaeological Museum, visiting which you can look at the archaeological Punic and Roman periods, as well as the Stone Age, the National War Museum, which collects artifacts from World War II , armory Order of the Knights of Malta, which is the most complete collection of arms and armor of various time periods .  Theater "Manoel," and the Cathedral of St. .  John will provide an opportunity to touch the spiritual heritage of Malta and the Grand Master's Palace will provide an opportunity to see scenes from the life of ion exchangers which are present in the state rooms of the palace murals .

Three Cities - Senglea, Cospicua and Vittoriosa provide an opportunity to get acquainted with the development of shipping in Malta. You can do this by visiting the Maritime Museum. A visit to the ethnological museum will immerse visitors into the life of the Maltese people. Inspect possible prison courtroom and accommodations of the Grand Inquisitor. The museum is located in the Palace of the Inquisitor - the residence of the Grand Inquisitor of the island.

When visiting Mdina is to go to the Museum of Natural History and visit the Cathedral of St. Paul. The tourists with strong nerves can visit the landmark of Mdina, as a museum of torture. It contains all the instruments of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages.

Touch the spirit of the Middle Ages, you can also visit the city of Rabat, the territory of which are located the catacombs of St. Agatha and St. Paul. And learn about the history of the Roman period of the island can visit the Roman villa and the Museum of Roman antiquity.

Architecture is one of the main attractions of Malta. Each building of the island - a priceless architectural heritage. In Valletta and its surroundings can be found buildings. which were built such brilliant architects as Francesco and Girolamo Cassar Laparelli.

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The catacombs, grottos, caves, megalithic temples and fortifications of Malta

Catacombs of St. Agatha and St. Paul used for burials. The catacombs are under UNESCO protection, so it is recommended to visit every tourist. On the island are located and natural caves - Ap Dalam and Calypso. Among the most famous is the Grotto caves Maltese nuns, which, according to legend, the nuns bathe. The structure of the grotto reliably protect them from prying eyes.

At all times, the island of Malta attracts tourists attractions are known to travelers from around the world. The most popular megalithic structures of Malta. The oldest buildings in the world of human civilization is located in the Maltese archipelago. The age of these buildings dates back to the 4000-2000 biennium. BC. e. Visit Malta, you can touch the centuries-old history of human civilization. Access for travelers is permitted in almost all megalithic structures of the island. The most famous Megalithic Temples of Malta are Dzhganiya, Mnajdra, Tarxien, sorrow, Bugibba and Adi Tal.

Such attractions of Malta as bastions and forts, known primarily for its unique architectural solutions. Fortifications are located throughout the archipelago and are open to tourists. The most famous attractions are the Mdina and Valletta fortress, Fort St. Angelo, Fort St. Elmo and the citadel of Gozo. The entire coastline of the island is dotted with watchtowers and a variety of reinforcing walls.

Malta ancient tombs can be found in every corner of the island. Particularly famous are the graves in the catacombs of St. Agatha and St. Paul.

Famous for the island and its natural species such as the giant cliffs of the southern coast. And the Blue Grotto with turquoise water - this is one of the most spectacular places in Malta. To get to the grotto is possible only by boat. On the island of Gozo should look at this work of nature, as a natural arch, which was washed by waves in a huge rock. On the island of Gozo and the so-called Inland Sea, which is connected to the Mediterranean by a narrow strait.

The island has a long time considered to be a tourist mecca and a favorite destination of travelers from around the globe.

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 Cathedral of Girona


  • Museums like the historical value of the Spanish resort
  • Castles and monasteries
  • Memorable places and surroundings
  • Family holidays on the coast
  • Mediterranean resort as the historical value

One of the favorite places for leisure travelers recognize the Mediterranean coast. In the northeast of Spain is the Costa Brava. The resort is situated in a picturesque place where you can see the rocky cliffs, sandy beaches, exotic plants and small bays.

In addition to rich natural resources, abundance of forests, Costa Brava has a great cultural heritage.

Architectural monuments, historical sites, ancient remains - all attract visitors. After visiting the resort, you can plunge into the atmosphere of medieval traditions and bygone eras.

Lovers of history and ancient architecture will be happy to see on the coast many attractions and museums. After visiting significant places, stroll through the ancient streets, the tourists learn about the history and secrets of the medieval Spain. After all, the rich past of this great country is reflected in the arts and attractions. A freedom-loving and independent character of the local people makes a visit to the Costa Brava more interesting.

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Museums like the historical value of the Spanish resort

Salvador Dali Museum is probably the most visited place among cultural events in Spain. After visiting the museum, visitors can see many things through the eyes of a great artist. It collected more than 1,500 exhibits: paintings, sculptures. The exhibition allows you to plunge into an era of surrealism and in detail about this field of art. It is also noteworthy that the building is the home of Dali - in Figueres.

A special place among the tourist species occupies Museum of the Sea. This attraction will tell visitors about the amazing history of the navy of the Spanish colony. The spacious rooms offer a tour to get acquainted with important exhibits of different eras. Vintage Court, construction of fishing boats, ancient maps, modern shipbuilding, equipment for swimming - this is an incomplete list of what visitors are introduced during his visit. The building and the interior of the museum is also consistent with the subject and is a cultural value.

Film Museum and experience the world of hidden frames. More than 20 thousand. Exhibits tell visitors about the history of cinema as an art was conceived in Spain. A large collection of film equipment, films, posters, photographs, collected in an amazing location.

Having been in Girona, you can see a medieval building, which houses the Archaeological Museum. A rich collection of exhibits relating to different ages and epochs, located in the building. This museum is visited by people interested in the history of the Spanish colonies, and ordinary tourists who want to see the subjects of archeology, paleontology, numismatics. All artifacts found in archaeological excavations in the country. The room is divided into several rooms for the convenience of people. The central gallery, the Gothic hall, paleontology - one of the places visited in the Museum of Archaeology of Banyoles.

Some of the tourists coming to the resort, visit the Museum of Art. Numerous paintings and displays help visitors to plunge into the atmosphere of medieval events, feel the theme of religion during the reign of Kings.

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Castles and monasteries

The pride of the town of Lloret de Mar is the castle of San Juan. It is on top of the mountain, from where you can see all the natural beauty and panoramic view of the resort. This object is protected on all sides by high walls, as before it was considered a fortress. Now the castle is a place for gathering of tourists and pilgrims. The interior of the building is clearly conveys the medieval era.

Great historical value has made the Church of San Roma. The facade is decorated with mosaics and frescoes. Tourists can spend time walking around the inner garden. The appearance of the church is different bulkiness, because before she played the role of defensive fortress. It is situated not far from the lovely Mediterranean coast.

Tower of San Juan - attraction, which is located on top of the mountain. She served as a defensive fortress of the Spanish incursion of foreigners. Today the tower is a cultural asset of the resort, with a magnificent view of the entire coast.

The Church of St. Vincent is a ruin, but the temple still held serve. Tourists can visit the small chapel. And the appearance of the building is an example of Gothic art.

On the coast there is a small church - St. Mary's Cathedral, which is very expensive for the locals. Apart from the fact that the temple is a sacred place and local habitation, it is still considered to be of historical value. The building was erected in the 15th century. Today it is surrounded by gardens, parks and shady avenues.

A significant place is a modern Catalan monastery of Montserrat. The building is considered the most amazing and mysterious among tourists. Picturesque rock formations resemble large, whimsical castles. A large area of ​​unexplored space equipped with cable paths for ease of movement. In the depths of the mountain cliffs located Benedictine monastery. This building survived the attack of the French invaders. Today it is the largest meeting place for pilgrims from all over the world. On the territory inhabited by monks and guests accommodated in the hotel. The main attraction for many tourists - a statue of the "Black Madonna", which is stored inside the building. Mount, on which the monastery, the locals considered sacred. Many of them come there to bow down and say a prayer.

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Memorable places and surroundings

Attractions in an amazing location on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea are everywhere. Spanish Costa Brava resort welcomes its guests beautiful nature, exotic locations, each of which is impregnated with the spirit of medieval times. Historical monuments and entertaining species can be found everywhere.

Clotilde Gardens - one of those places. Garden impresses all visitors with its luxurious and rich views. A huge area is dotted with vegetable crops, garden sculptures, fountains, walkways, ponds. Theme park in the style of the Renaissance. This is a wonderful place created in honor of the wife of the famous Marquis. Every detail is thought out to the smallest detail. Studying the garden, visitors can relax and spend time.

Another unique place on Spanish soil is considered Marimurta Garden. This botanical garden has collected on its territory various kinds of colors, a wide variety of cacti. Each plant was signed for the convenience of visitors. This is probably one of the largest gardens not only in Costa Brava, but also in Europe.

Cactus absolutely must visit the Costa Brava. After all, only there, in the Botanical Garden Piña de Rosa, the richest of the greenhouse plants. They are imported from different countries and continents. In the garden, tourists can enjoy the view of blooming cactus. Besides these, in the park there are other amazing plants.

For those who come to Spain only because of the holidays at sea will be extremely interesting marine reserve. Medes Islands are located near the town of Estartit. In this wonderful place you can admire the extraordinary flora and fauna. The surroundings are rich in certain types of exotic animals. Fans of active pastime will be able to enjoy water sports: diving, kayak trips on boats and yachts, scooters. The archipelago is considered to be a unique place where to have survived an environmental nature.

A significant place among the Spanish villages in the Costa Brava is Peralada. Tourists often come to the country to visit the cultural and historical center. On the territory of the collected historical castles, monuments and gardens. Various celebrities and representatives of cultural life came to this village. A vineyards in the territory will impress visitors with its size and beauty.

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Family holidays on the coast

Some tourists visit Spain with the children. After all, the country's climate is favorable for families. A new impressions of greatness will remain in memory for a lifetime. Architectural monuments in Costa Brava will impress your visitors view.

For example, the couple come to the monument to a sailor's wife. This bronze sculpture is located near the beach on the rocky terrain. It is a symbol of the town of Lloret de Mar. The sculpture can be clearly seen from the shore and the sailors she welcomed his outstretched arm.

Costa Brava is rich with entertainment for all ages. Water World Water Park is a modern tourist attraction on the coast. Wonderful water world, surrounded on all sides by a beautiful Spanish flora. Several swimming pools, ski jumps, recreation areas, the highest tower in the world - it's all so attracts tourists.

A family trip to Spain will be successful if the tourists will visit the Toy Museum. Thousands of specimens and artifacts are exhibited in the museum. The majority of the samples once belonged to famous people of Catalonia. The sea of ​​impressions, children's joy will give copies of dolls, toy soldiers, airplanes and other products. Rare samples of toys depicted in photographs or postcards, surprise even connoisseurs of history.

Travelers who come to the Costa Brava with children will be interested to visit the Dolphinarium Marineland. On a large area it is located: a water park, rides, interesting views, recreation area. Marine life will show a spectacular event. And the abundance of water slides, pools, labyrinths will please older people. At the water park you can get souvenirs.

 Botanical Garden Costa Brava
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Mediterranean resort as the historical value

Picturesque views of the Costa Brava is decorated with numerous churches, castles and monasteries. Each lock has its own unique history. Locals are transmitted from generation to generation, traditions and peculiarities facilities. Even those who barely survived the facade.

Costa Brava reflects all the grandeur and power of the natural resources. Having once on a beautiful, sunny coast, tourists are returning here again and again. After all, every time a Spanish Catalonia appears in a new light. Endless expanses, rocky cliffs, clean the coast, the abundance of historic monuments and attractions - all this leaves a lasting impression in the hearts of people visiting.   Seeing the architectural splendor of the country, it is possible to understand the history, life and traditions of the people.

 Spanish attractions of the Costa Brava