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One of the Costa Brava's most iconic tourist destinations, Tossa de Mar is a great place to unwind and let off steam. Tossa de Mar was once a quiet Catalan fishing village, but has transformed over the last five decades into one of Spain's most famous tourist destinations. A great place to enjoy a classic beach holiday, it is a little quieter than nearby Lloret de Mar, and has an appealing and attractive old quarter which is well worth exploring. The area particulalry suits families, and there is plenty to do for children staying in Tossa de Mar holiday villas. Europe's biggest water park is located just outside nearby Lloret de Mar, and visitors here have a range of exciting activities to choose from, including a 250-metre rubber raft ride. The nearby Marineland park puts on dolphin and sea-lion shows, and there is also a children's zoo.
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Exploring the coastline is also fun, with so many delightful coves and bays along this part of the coast. The beaches are especially fine on Spain's Catalan coast, and simply sitting on the sands will form a great part of any vacation in Tossa de Mar holiday rentals. There are also a number of local festivals which take place throughout the year, complementing the already busy nightlife of the town. History enthusiasts will enjoy a stay in Tossa de Mar apartments. The Villa Vella, or Old Quarter, of the town is the only surviving walled town in Catalonia. Its winding cobbled streets and old houses are reminiscent of an earlier era in Catalan history, and its dry stone ramparts and towers are still largely intact. The Municipal Museum allows visitors to explore the history of the town thoroughly, with an archaeological section detailing the past of the area right back to 400BC and the Iberian tribes. Catalan cuisine is viewed as some of the best in Spain, and the local meat and fish is superb. Anyone staying in Tossa de Mar holiday rentals will have the chance to explore the culinary concept of 'mar y montana' (sea and mountains), which combines seafood and meaty flavours. The veal and rabbit in the area is of especially high quality, and the tapas bars in the town provide a good opportunity to sample as many local flavours as possible. With good access to Barcelona and all that the wonderful city can offer, as well as being in reach of the Pyrenees, a stay in Tossa de Mar holiday rentals really does give a traveller a true taste of the Catalan coast. Another highly recommendable sunny summer holiday paradise is Molat Holiday Villas.