The birthplace of great artists such as Picasso and Velazquez, the bridge between Africa and Europe, the point where the waters of the Atlantic mix with those of the Mediterranean: Andalusia is a land with a wealth of natural, historical and cultural heritage. Beyond the typical sunshine, blue waters and sandy beaches of the Spanish costa lies a natural world of contrasts: mountains, desert, wetlands, and snowy peaks. There are pretty white-washed villages, UNESCO World Heritage cities, and the stunning Arabian legacy of monumental art that enriches the landscape of Spain. A rich and varied cuisine flavours the folk customs, traditions and fiestas, and there's a magic and passion that have drawn travellers and inspired artists and writers down through the ages. Let our photos inspire you, too.
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