Cool Experiences

Cool Experiences

Must try’s, or those other, unexpected pleasures. And there are still many more...


  • Go shopping and browse the charming boutiques and vintage clothing shops in the old quarters.
  • Enjoy a ‘sampling’ of gemstones in the city’s oldest jewellery shop, with a glass of cava in your hand.
  • Get up early to visit the fish market or any of the marketplaces before savouring Atlantic cuisine in the city’s restaurants.


  • Savour wine and tapas in different establishments in the old towns’ quiet streets and squares.
  • Succumb to the temptation of pinchos (finger food) or tapas, the boundless offering in traditional dishes and acclaimed, avant-garde signature cuisine.
  • Visit a cider mill to discover how cider is made before tasting it right there.
  • Enjoy a cooking night at an emblematic restaurant and then eat what you made.


  • Take a funicular railway up to an old amusement park.
    Go hot air ballooning or hang gliding over our Cool Cities.
  • Take a bicycle ride to discover the hidden corners of these cities built on a human scale.
  • Rappel down the coastal cliffs or take a green tour of the trees.


  • Take a moonlit boat ride.
  • Go surfing (or learn to surf on a beginner’s course).
  • Experience a unique fusion of art and nature on a walk along coastal paths.
  • Go fishing or shellfishing.
  • Abandon yourself to the pleasure of spas and health and beauty thermal circuits.


  • Step on the red carpet of Film Festivals.
  • Enjoy Jazz Festivals with sea views.
  • Art with a capital A, in galleries, museums or on the seashore.
  • Visit leading music festivals where you’ll never fail to hear (and see) live concerts.
  • Explore the works of some of the great architects and sculptors of our time.


  • Find the ambience you are looking for among the various cafes, pubs, casinos, discos and live music establishments that our Cool Cities boast.