A 9 level “human tower” achieved at the Hotel Calypso (Salou)

Medplaya human towers castellers Salou Hotel Calypso

Medplaya has several hotels located on the Catalan coast in Spain. Every summer, for 30 years, we have held an event in our Hotel Calypso in Salou with the “Colla Vella dels Xiquets de Valls“, one of the most famous Continue reading

Things to do and see in Platja d’Aro

Platja d’Aro has lately turned into one of the tourists’ acclaimed destinations of Baix Empordà, with wide range of leisure and cultural activities. On the one hand, its free time proposal offers a wide spectrum of possibilities, among which stand Continue reading

Medplaya Hotel Riviera received the Hospitality Award

A hotel just a meters away from the beach, with magnificent views, recently renovated, highlighted by a welcoming atmosphere and outstanding customer service. So enchanting is the Medplaya Hotel Riviera ****, in Benalmádena Costa, Costa del Sol. We are pleased Continue reading

The Castle of Tossa de Mar

The Castle of Tossa de Mar was built in 1187 on the request of the abbot of Ripoll (locality Pre- Catalan Pyrenees ), which also allowed to construct within and outside the fortified area. The castle is located in the Continue reading

Exploring Costa Brava

The Costa Brava region of Spain is a popular tourist destination known for its excellent summer climate, pristine beaches, and natural beauty.  The coastline is characterized by steep, rocky terrain – the name Costa Brava translates as “rugged coast” – Continue reading

Saint John’s Bonfires Fiesta 2013: Feel the magic and the fun in a Medplaya Hotel!

The Saint John’s Bonfires are cheerfully celebrated in various points of Spain. It was born last century, when residents took old junk to the street to burn it and welcome the summer season. For many, it marks the true beginning of Continue reading

How to book the cheapest flights: Skyscanner

Most times our Guests are interested in booking direct with Medplaya, but they are used to booking their holidays at a travel agent, normally as a package holiday. Therefore, the fear they experience before booking direct is reserving the flights Continue reading

Today is International Women’s Day

Today we celebrate girls and women, and the tremendous contributions they make to families, communities and the world. International Women’s Day has been observed since in the early 1900’s, a time of great expansion and turbulence in the industrialized world Continue reading

Day of Andalucía in Spain

The Day of Andalucía, also known as Andalucía Day (Día de Andalucía), marks the anniversary of a referendum held on February 28, 1980. A majority of voters supported this referendum for Andalucía to become an autonomous community in Spain. Many Continue reading