Spain is a Mediterranean crossroads of cultures with 6 centuries in the Roman empire, later taken by the Arabs and finally liberated by Queen Isabel & King Fernando. It was this victory that paved the way for Colombus, who did not yet have luxury Spanish villa, to explore the Atlantic and “discover” the New World.
This led to a huge amount of new additions to European cuisine that you can enjoy today in your Spanish luxury villa vacation like tomatoes, green peppers and coffee. Spain remains a treasure-trove of arts and culture: the art of Picasso, Velazquez and Goya for starters. But also the passion of flamenco dance, live music, history, architecture, literature, sport, fiestas and the festive ritual of tapas! The authentic exuberance of Spaniards is legendary.
As is the glorious sunny Mediterranean predictability of the summer weather ensures your Spain luxury villa vacation is unforgettable. That is why we have hand-picked among Spanish luxury villas in Andalucia, Catalonia, Majorca, Ibiza and Menorca. Also, do not miss our insider’s selection of Spanish villas with pools. But note they often are reserved quickly as Spain is VERY popular for vacations from Germany, Russia, the UK, Japan and more and more from the USA.
Andalucia (Southern Spain) is a diverse region. The natural beauty and sunshine induce many to indulge in some trail walking, horseback riding, yoga, mountain biking or of course, swimming. Expect varying traditions and terrains from the Sierra Morena Mountains in the North of Andalucia, to the Sierra Nevada in the South, The latter roll toward the crystal blue Mediterranean Sea of Spain. Most of this southern portion fits within the Andalucian countryside.