Spain is the world’s fifty-second largest country and Europe’s fourth largest
country. Spain also includes the Balearic Islands in the Mediterranean Sea and the
Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean.
Spanish Autonomous Communities and provinces
Antoni Gaudí i Cornet was a Spanish Catalan architect from Reus and the best known practitioner of Catalan Modernism. The Sagrada Familia is a reflection of the artistic fullness of Gaudí.
Pablo Ruiz y Picasso, also known as Pablo Picasso, was a Spanish painter and sculptor regarded as one of the greatest and most influential artists of the 20th century.
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra is considered the greatest figure in Spanish literature and is universally known for having written The Ingenious Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha (commonly known as Don Quixote), which many critics have described as the first modern novel and one of the best works of universal literature.
Rafael Nadal Parera, is a Spanish player who currently ranks sixth in the ATP ranking. Considered one of the best players in tennis history and the best of all time on clay courts.
Mireia Belmonte Garcia is an Olympic Spanish swimmer, champion, competing in the categories of styles, butterfly and freestyle.
Pau Gasol Sáezes is a professional Spanish basketball player.
Bullfighting of the San Fermin festival, a celebration in honor of the patron Saint of Pamplona, is one of the most famous festivals in the world.
The Tomatina is a celebration that is celebrated in the Valencian municipality of Buñol. It is always celebrated the last Wednesday of the month of August, within the week of parties of Buñol and consists in that the participants throw tomatoes to each other.
The Fallas are a party that go from 15th to 19th March with a tradition rooted in the city of Valencia and different towns of the Valencian Community. Officially they begin the last Sunday of February with the act of the Crida.
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