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Vacation on Basque Country beaches - hidden bays, top resorts and recreation areas

Bilbao It’s simply impossible to imagine tourism in Pais Vasco without local magnificent beaches. The most popular and beautiful among them are located in the province of Guipuzcoa, whose capital is the city of San Sebastian. Thanks to the Gulf Stream, water on the coast warms perfectly; that’s why it is more popular in summer than other Mediterranean resorts. At the height of summer the water temperature rarely drops below +25C, making the place popular among travelers with children.
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Tourists who don’t wish to spend time in too busy and noisy places would find Saturraran Playa ideal. It is located in a fabulously beautiful bay surrounded by cliffs. The length of the beach is about 300 meters. The coast is well equipped; there are comfortable cabanas and showers. This popular beach is characterized by constant strong waves attracting beach sports fans here.
The very attractive and unusual holiday destination is Siete Playas , where there are seven secluded coves. These places have long been chosen by nudists and divers; beauty of the underwater world is simply indescribable. Siete Playas is considered hard-to-reach, as you have to go through the complex mountainous terrain to get there. The total length of the coastline is approximately 2.5 kilometers, so it won’t be difficult to find a suitable place for secluded relaxation. It’s also worth noting that the beach hasn’t any equipment; however, it retains all the original beauty. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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The small sandy beach of Ondarbeltz Playa, whose length is a little more than 100 meters, is a lovely holiday destination. In addition to the standard equipment, the coast can boast a great playground for youngest guests. There are always many families with children. Fans of fishing, as well as active tourists who can’t imagine a complete rest without sports entertainment are fond of those places.
san sebastian In the heart of the region, in the municipality of Deba, there is one of the largest beaches called Playa de Santiago. Its length is 450 meters, while the average width is about 180 meters. The beach is very popular among tourists. It is covered with soft golden sand. This picturesque place is perfect not only for beach activities, but also for hiking, as well as having picnics. This beach is characterized by pretty strong waves, so it is an ideal place for novice surfers.
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At the foot of a high cliff there is attractive Playa Itzurun ; both sportsmen and those fond of modern comfort would enjoy it. A series of cozy restaurants and shops on the promenade can be found nearby. There are interesting historical and natural attractions in the immediate vicinity of the coast. Pais Vasco has one of the best beaches in Europe, Playa de la Concha . It is one of the prominent attractions of the region. The sandy beach is incredibly beautiful and harmonious; its territory provides ideal infrastructure for the upscale vacation. The coastline is more than 1,300 meters, which allows you to relax on the beach among thousands of travelers. It’s noteworthy that there are interesting historical and natural attractions and some of the most prestigious restaurants at this beach.
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Nature and parks of Spain for active vacation

The National Park of the Atlantic Islands in Galicia is another place with an amazing landscape. The park is located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. The coastal part is occupied by picturesque beaches with white quartz sand. The rest of the territory is overgrown with laurel and beech forests. Along the coast dolphins, seagulls, crested cormorants, and auks live. Rodas Beach located on the junction of the islands, is one of the most beautiful in the world. An amazingly rich flora waits for tourists in the Cabaneros Park in the central part of the country. The Iberian lynx lives in the forest of the park. You can also meet unique birds, including the black stork and Adalbert's eagle. You can get to Cabaneros, as well as to most other parks, during tours. … Open
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The UK Encourages Travelers to Spend This Summer at Their Home Country

According to the forecast by the tourism agency, domestic tourism spending is expected to reach £51.4 billion this year. This is a bit more than half of the domestic tourism spending in 2019 (£91.6 billion). Last year, the country’s economy didn’t get £58 billion because of the travel restrictions. The inbound tourism spending in the UK is expected to reach £6.2 billion this year. This is less than 25% of the inbound tourism spending in 2019 (£28.4 billion). Read this

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Top beaches and recreation areas in the region of Basque Country

Travel guide to best natural recreation areas in Basque Country for a quiet and secluded summer vacation. Fascinating hidden beaches, amazing bay and coves to sunbathe and swim in the gentle waters of the resorts of Basque Country.
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