Reasons why Spain has always been a tourist destination of choice
These are the people and places that help make Spain what it is
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Spain, one of Europe's great nations, is currently under siege from the coronavirus. But this vast land, the second-largest in the European Union, is no stranger to adversity. Proud and resilient, its people have previously lived through civil conflict and financial insecurity while all the time drawing strength from their singular identity and unique culture. The country is struggling, but history has shown that the Spanish character is too ingenious, too creative, and too stubborn to let calamity prevail.
Intrigued? Click through the following gallery and find out who and what has made Spain the incredible country it is.
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