Tossa de Mar along the Costa Brava, Spain

Tossa de Mar is a seaside town located in the Costa Brava region of Catalonia, Spain. It’s a wonderful place to spend the holidays. It has a Mediterranean feel. The summers are warm and and the winters are mild.

A great place for families and individuals who want a more relaxed beach atmosphere. There are a number of hotels right on the beach and rows of souvenir shops on the streets. There are also many restaurants to choose from. It’s a great place to try different kinds of paella, eat some patatas bravas and enjoy some tapas.

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Tossa de Mar was made famous by Hollywood actress Ava Gardner in the 1951 film, Pandora and the Flying Dutchman.

(A bronze statue of actress Ava Gardner ‘Pandora’ created by Spanish sculptress Ció Abellí, erected in 1998)

Giants Causeway and Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge in Northern Ireland

Giants Causeway

A UNESCO World Heritage site since 1986. It’s a unique, jaw-dropping formation of rocks that will amaze you.

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Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge

A rope bridge hanging 100 feet above the sea made up of planks dispersed between wires. It takes you across to the little island of Carrick-a-Rede. This bridge is not for the faint of heart.

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