Spain Hotels and Accommodation Cheap Hotels in Spain
Hotels in Spain Ltd has been online helping you to book your cheap Spain hotel rooms since 2003. We have a large selection all over this fabulous and historic country for you to choose from. We cover Barcelona, Madrid and everywhere else worth a mention. Come and find some sun either summer or winter. You will not be disappointed by the friendly people or the fabulous array of thing to do and places to see. Secure online booking for your choice from cheap Spain hotels to luxury accommodation. There is somewhere to stay for every holiday maker or business traveler here.
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Providing you with the right place to stay at the right price. Come and see the night life in cities that never sleep. Come and visit castles and ruins from ages gone by. Enjoy yourself with our help. The term natural beauty is synonymous with this country. The culture that exists can be tasted in the air. The glorious buildings of the past are all around you to discover and explore.
Tourism in Spain is the History of Spain
Cave paintings all over record mans existent culture in the Magdalenian period 25,000 to 10,000 BC 1000 BC Celts start to arrive from way across the Pyrenees to settle. The Phoenicians, founders of many settlements and cities, made there mark in Spain around 1100 BC. Next it is the Greeks that arrive to do their thing. Hamilcar, one of the first great conquerors, took the south of the country in 237 BC. 218 BC to 201 BC and the Punic Wars are underway. Hannibal now makes his mark.
Later Scipio lands in Spain to defeat Hasdrubal. Rome then divides the country up into Hispanis Ulterior and Hispania Citerior. The Romans in Spain worked their way through the Grecian business foundations and trade routes. Starting with wars with Carthage in the west.
Much later on we cannot forget America being discovered on 12 October 1492 by the man everyone knows, Christopher Columbus. One of Spain's most famous people even if he was not Spanish by birth. Spain settled in Peru and Mexico in the 1500's AD. The Spanish Inquisition started in 1478 and went on until 1834. From 1516 when Charles I of Spain received the crown until 1714, Spain is plunged into conflict to gain and then loose its empire. 1936 to 1930 General Francisco Franco leads a military coup to start the Spanish Civil war. The Spanish get to vote and an 88% majority endorse a parliamentary Monarchy with a new Constitution.
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