Cheap Spain Holidays
Are you looking for cheap Spain holidays in 2013 but not sure which destination to choose? Then why not read our guide to getting the potential destinations in Spain which are popular with UK holiday makers and a range of events which will be taking place in 2013 to suit a range of tastes.
Madrid is a popular weekend city break destination but as there is so much to see and do in the city and surrounding area it’s very easy to spend more than the weekend in beautiful Madrid. Situated in the centre of Spain, Madrid has an exciting history to explore and it is prevalent through the abundance of architecture! Madrid could be considered the art capital of Europe with fine art galleries throughout the city. Hotels in the city include luxury accommodation from the 5 star Intercontinental Madrid Hotel to the more budget friendly 3 star Hotel Miau. So, instead of popping over to Paris for your next romantic break why not try Madrid?
Barcelona is another popular city destination for UK holiday makers, but unlike Madrid you also get the benefits of the beautiful Spanish waters on the south east coast. Barcelona is an exciting combination of medieval architecture, art work and a series of popular culture events held during the year. In the city budget friendly Barcelona holidays in Spain can take place in hotels such as the Holiday Inn or the Park Hotel for a contemporary interiors near the beach.
Malaga in the Costa Del Sol is a budget friendly Spanish holiday destination with plenty of choice when it comes to finding something to do. Spending the day on the family friendly beach or exploring what the city has to offer in the form of historic destinations being the main options available. Malaga has a variety of hotels to choose from, this could be the city centre hotel with the roof top pool with stunning views and contemporary décor which can be found at the Molina Lario. Or, you could go for the hotel on the beach such as the Hotel Don Carlos.
Marbella is considered a designer chic destination for UK holiday makers and is especially a favourite resort when it comes to celebrities such as The Only Way is Essex cast! Marbella is located on the beach on the south coast of Spain. Marbella has a selection of things to do whether its just tanning on the golden beaches, taking the yacht onto the sea or having a night out at some of the best clubs in Spain. Being such a popular yet exclusive up-market resort there are lots of four and five star luxury hotel including the Hotel Gran Melia Don Pepe and which has a grand deluxe rating, one of the few with the rating in Spain.
Of course, the Spanish Islands aren’t to be ignored when planning your cheap Spain holidays as lots of deals are available off the mainland.
If you are looking for a cheap party break then Ibiza is often the most popular destination people choose with lots of cheap clubbing holidays available in budget accommodation in Ibiza Town and the other resorts close by. However, if partying isn’t your scene Ibiza may still provide the perfect holiday in quieter destinations such as Puerto de San Miguel which is a beach resort catering to families and couples looking for the peace and quiet in a beautiful countryside setting. As for hotels, why not take a look at the Club Cartago, a hotel that focuses on family activities and is all inclusive to take away all the potential holiday stresses!
Events in Spain for 2013
Spain will play host to lots of entertainment and events in 2013 from the yearly traditional Spanish festivals to sporting events and music and many of these appeal to those holiday makers looking for a cheap Spain holiday with lots to get involved in.
Madrid Carnival 2013
Carnivals in Spain are some of the biggest in the world and if you are planning a winter visit to Spain in February then you should try to make a visit to the Madrid Carnival, a five day event full of costumes, dance and fun which ends with the traditional ritual of a procession which leads to burying the sardine.
Sitges Vintage Car Rally 2013
This vintage car rally will take place in March 2013 across the Catalonian coast, starting in Barcelona where tourists can view the cars and watch them go! A must visit event for the car loving tourist to Spain and this is completely free to watch!
Music Events in Barcelona 2013
Regardless of the type of music you love there will be an event for you in the summer of 2013 in Barcelona. These include the Barcelona Guitar Festival which attracts a line up of top guitar artists from across the world. The Primavera Sound Festival is an outdoor rock music festival which lasts five days and the most attractive part for most is the fact that during the event instead of camping in muddy fields, you instead return to your hotel!
Seville April Fair 2013
The Seville April Fair is an annual event which will be returning in 2013, this is a typically traditional event with lots of colour, music and decorations lining the city. There is a huge selection of events to get involved in including flamenco dancing and processions.
Sporting Events in Spain in 2013
Throughout Spain there will be a variety of sporting events, both nationally and on an international basis taking place! These include the Spanish Formula One, a variety of football matches, the Spanish Golf Open in Seville and the World Aquatics Championships in Barcelona.