Discover Spain with Turkish Airlines – the best way to explore these six gorgeous destinations
#VisitSpain: Spain is Passion
Spain evokes passion in every sense, it is a charming, mystical and romantic destination that will leave you LOVEBIRDS mesmerized!” Discover the flavour of the 6 Spanish cities that are connected via Turkish Airlines.
With its mild year-round climate, a packed cultural calendar filled with festivals, gorgeous beaches on the Mediterranean and Atlantic Ocean, exciting nightlife, stunning architecture, delicious cuisine and that glow of the good life, Spain is perfect for a honeymoon!
Known for its legendary football club FC Barcelona, avant-garde architecture, hills and beaches, Barcelona is the perfect concoction of a trendy, cosmopolitan & coastal city. Walk along Las Ramblas, take a picture at Park Güell and La Sagrada Familia – creations of Antoni Gaudi, glide up to Montjuic Hill in a cable car, visit a vineyard, enjoy the panoramic views of the city from Tibidabo mountain and much more! Barcelona has its own unique take on fashion and well-travelled fashionistas can discover amazingly chic stores at Paseo de Gracia.
Passionate about football? Why not catch a match or tour Barça’s stadium- Camp Nou. Whilst you’re in Barcelona, take a pleasure boat ride on “The Golondrinas” around the harbour of Port Vell- which gleams like a pearl along the Mediterranean coast. To enjoy the nightlife, dine & party at the hip nightclubs & terraces in Port Olimpic & La Barceloneta beach
Barcelona has also captured the fancy of those looking for a grand destination wedding, not least of whom was Lakshmi Mittal’s niece whose fantasy tale wedding was held here in 2013 with glitz & glamour over 3 day celebrations.
Museu Nacional D’Art de Catalunya
The capital of Spain, this incredible city has a tangibly deep passion for life evident in its rich arts and cultural heritage. A sizzling city with a melting pot of people, culture and gastronomies, it is highly delightful and intoxicating! Let the Puerta de Alcalá (Gate of Alcalá) welcome you to this majestic city where you can visit the most prominent landmarks Madrid has to offer: The Palacio Real, Puerta del Sol, Prado Museum, Catedral de Almudena, Retiro Park and much more! Enjoy shopping at flagship designer stores in Gran Vía and Barrio Salamanca. Have a romantic dinner with your better half in the terraces of Plaza Mayor & Puerta del Sol! If you’re on a winter honeymoon, celebrate Christmas in Madrid, the whole city is lit up and decorated to celebrate this important festival with mirth and merriment!
Catedral de la Almudena, Madrid
The birthplace of the artist Pablo Picasso, Malaga has a pleasant climate almost all year round. Tour the romantic spots of the city in a horse carriage, visit the Picasso museum, the Alcazaba, take a walk hand-in-hand along Paseo de la Farola and enjoy a great view of the Farola- a 200 year old lighthouse. Along the promenade of the Malagueta beach you’ll find restaurants and clubs where you can enjoy music and a good conversation. This province is also home to the beautiful White Villages, known as “Pueblos Blancos”.
You’ve heard about them. You may have seen them in the movies. Now come experience the most off-beat fiestas in Spain! The popular festival of “La Tomatina” takes place here in Buñol. So does the flower pelting Battle of the Flowers. And you can participate in “Las Fallas”- a riot of fireworks and blazing papier-machè characters. Relish the gastronomical delight that is Valencia’s La Paella, it tastes divine! Or even better, why not take a gastronomical route together? Don’t forget to visit one of the main landmarks of the city- “The City of Arts & Sciences Complex”.
City of Arts & Sciences Complex, Valencia
A dynamic city in the Basque region of Spain surrounded by an enchanting landscape of forests, mountains, beaches and steep coasts. Visit the world-renowned Guggenheim Museum- a symbol of Bilbao and the Puppy- a floral sculpture of a dog located outside the museum. Bilbao is also famous for its pintxos – finger food served on a slice of bread. It will capture your imagination and definitely make your mouth water! Explore the northern region of Spain, it will leave your senses mesmerized!
The View outside the Guggenheim Museum
Santiago de Compostela
Santiago de Compostela is the final destination on the Way of Saint James pilgrimage route and its old quarter is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The city’s stunning buildings and monuments defy description and will bring magic to your honeymoon photo album and memories. Be sure to look at the palaces, churches, alleyways and squares in the historic centre and you will see why!
Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
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