With its breathtaking coastlines, vibrant cities and jaw-dropping cultural sites, Spain is a diverse land with something for you to love, no matter what your taste is. Whether you’re tucking into home-cooked paella, sipping on sangria or watching colourful flamenco dancers, there’s nowhere in the world quite like this flamboyant European gem.

Spain is a great destination for autumn and springtime holidays outside of the peak travel season, with its year-round sunshine and a warm climate. But whenever you choose to visit, mainland Spain and its surrounding islands will always welcome you with delicious food, gorgeous beaches and vibrant fiestas.

With mile upon mile of clean, beautiful beaches, the Spanish costas are hugely popular. From the buzzing seaside resorts of Costa Brava to quieter coves found in Costa Dorada, there’s a seaside holiday to suit everyone. On the Canary Islands, black volcanic beaches and white, soft sands await, making it an ideal destination for family holidays.

If you love to discover culture and history on holiday, you won’t be disappointed by Spain’s treasure-trove of sights. From the Alhambra palace in Granada to La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona, the whole country is dotted with stunning architecture from medieval times right through to the modern day. To discover Roman ruins, a visit to Tarragona is a must.

For families, there are lots of great attractions to explore, from PortAventura theme park to thrill-a-minute water parks and picturesque zoos. In Gran Canaria, the whole family will love a visit to Sioux City, where you can experience the Wild West in the midst of the desert.

If you like to party, Spain’s nightlife offers everything from late-night clubs to stylish bars. With its sprawling nightspots and legendary DJs, Ibiza is undoubtedly the party capital, while quieter resorts offer romantic meals alongside the twinkling lights of pretty marinas.