Brazil has it all and everything is sensational

  Experience the country of joy, a magical place that will put a smile on your face the minute your plane lands. Nature at its purest, an exquisite respect for ecology, beaches that will render you breathless, a joie de vivre that catches on to you every step you take, rich colonial architecture and the most colorful carnivals in the world. Abandon yourself in its charm. Brazil has it all and everything is sensational. Serve yourself an ice cold caipiroska and dream along. Let your imagination fly up to the Corcovado and indulge in the ecstasy of the view of…

The 5 cities in Spain with the best weather

If you are not one of those people who thrive in the cold, here goes a list of the 5 cities with the best weather in Spain. A good climate provides ideal conditions for an optimal physical, mental and emotional development. For this the temperature should be around 20° C (68° F), humidity ought to be around 50% and there should be plenty of hours of sunshine. According to these criteria, the best temperature conditions throughout the year in Spain can be found in these cities: · Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: the annual average temperature in Las Palmas de…

Buvda will surprise you

Budva is located in the center of the coastal region of Montenegro. It is one of the oldest cities on the coast of the Adriatic Sea and may have been founded in times as remote as the 5th century BCE, hence its great historical legacy. It is Montenegro’s main tourist destination thanks to its cultural and architectural heritage, its beautiful sandy beaches and the lively nightlife. Budva is located on a peninsula that is actually an island connected to the mainland by a sand bank. The city’s old quarter sets on a small peninsula and is one of the country’s…

10 Brazilian habits that tourists would like to adopt

A Brazilian magazine conducted a survey among foreign tourists to find out the things they like most from Brazilian customs and what they would take back with them if they could. Their answers gave a true to life portrait of Brazil and its people. According to the survey, these are the habits that the world should import from Brazil: · Partying: Nearly everyone is surprised by the fact that Brazilians go out late and come back home in the wee hours. This is what Spaniards do too · Hugging: It’s great to arrive at a place and be welcomed with…

Ready for the 2016 Rio Olympics?

Tick-tock-tick-tock. Time is running out as the clock keeps ticking ahead. The Olympic Games are right around the corner! The 2016 Olympics in Rio, scheduled for August 5 to 21, will be the first Olympic Games to be held in South America. Over 10,500 athletes from 206 countries are expected. In 17 days there will be 306 medals up for grabs, 161 male events, 136 female events and 9 events open to both men and women, altogether 42 sports that will include two novelties: Golf, a sport that returns to the Olympics after 112 years, and Rugby, which is back…

First rate hotels, virgin beaches and sports activities to suit every taste

CAR_Riviera Nayarit

  You can find this and a lot more on the famous Nayarit Riviera. Set in the imposing Western Sierra Madre and washed by the Pacific Ocean, the Nayarit Riviera is one of the most appealing destinations in Mexico. The greatest attractions here are the beautiful beaches, the archaeological sites, luxury resorts, picturesque villages and Huichole communities. Along the Nayarit coastline you will find beaches to suit every taste: some are next to exclusive hotel complexes for those seeking luxury, others are sparse in terms of crowds for those who want to relax, and others feature big waves for those…

A view of Mallorca from a drone

In our favorite video of the month we show you the Mediterranean island of Mallorca as you had never seen it before. Mallorca always looks beautiful from any angle, but the view from a drone is even more impressive. Don’t you agree? >> Mallorca from a drone     “The hotels in Mallorca of IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts bring the most irresistible sensations you can live on the greater of the Balearic Islands within the grasp of visitors. The excellent location of the IBEROSTAR hotels in Mallorca, spread throughout the island, provides an unparalleled opportunity to discover all its secrets”…

Your wedding in the Caribbean

One of the best ways to have a perfect wedding is to celebrate it at an exotic destination. This allows the guests to enjoy a beautiful vacation while attending the wedding and allows the newlyweds to start their honeymoon immediately after getting married. There are many wonderful destinations where you can get married all over the world, but there is no place better than the Caribbean to celebrate your wedding. At IBEROSTAR Hotels & Resorts we think your wedding should be fabulous and unforgettable. It is the most special day of your life, a day when the bride and groom are the…

Top beach destinations for weddings and renewals

Iberostar Wedding in amazing beaches

So the love of your life proposed (congrats!!!) and you both decided to make the big day even more romantic with a destination wedding by the shore – what a lovely idea, indeed. But with so many beach wedding venues, how do you know which is best? This is where we come in. Our top 5 beach wedding venues are home to some of the world´s most breathtaking beaches. Beneath swaying palms and sun-kissed beaches, your dream day will become a stunning reality. We recommend you keep it small and invite only direct family and close friends – when it…

Europe’s best beach is in Formentera

Sometimes we insist on travelling to visit remote beaches when we have a genuine earthly paradise right around the corner. This is the case of the best European beach, as chosen by users of TripAdvisor, specifically the 2016 TripAvisor Travelers’ Choice Award for Best Beaches, and the top choice is the beach located on the north coast of the beautiful Balearic Island of Formentera, known as Ses Illetes. The jury, formed by web surfers and travelers, called Ses Illetes “a paradise you have to visit at least once in your lifetime” and we can only agree with the users of…