The Western Mediterranean

The Western Mediterranean is abundant with glamour, from northeastern Spain’s Costa Brava, to the French Riviera, taking in the Italian western and southern coastlines. 
Discover the small fishing towns and idyllic beaches of Spain, experience the allure of the Côte d’Azur, and witness Italy’s coastal beauty as it stretches from the Apulia region, to Sicily, the Amalfi Coast and right to the Bay of Naples.

Covering the continents of Europe and Africa, the Western Mediterranean promises alluring culture, rich history and mouth-watering cuisine. From the French Riviera, to the southern Italian coast, the Island of Sicily, to the impeccable beaches of Spain.


A hub of culture with an extraordinary climate and old-world beauty, Nice is the gem of the French Riviera.
Walk along the Promenade des Anglais or marvel at the Mediterranean façades of the Old Town, try cuisine Niçoise by the sea and peruse the famous Cours Saleya markets.

With its blend of French-Italian culture and Mediterranean appeal, the city is a one-of-a-kind destination, and a must-see on your visit to Provence and the Côte d’Azur.

Whether you’re here to sample the local wine and produce, take in the famous Baroque and Belle Époque architecture, or simply to experience the decadent, carpe diem style of living that’s synonymous with the French Riviera – Nice deserves to be at the very top of your travel wish list in the south of France.


The Catalonian capitol, where the influence of Antoni Gaudí transforms the city’s architecture into unique works of art, urban beaches lend themselves to a stunning climate and food-lovers can indulge at every turn.
This cosmopolitan city simply brims with culture and heritage, from the masterpieces that hang in its galleries to the exquisite culinary creations served in its renowned restaurants.

As you walk the famous Las Ramblas promenade, witness the magnitude of La Sagrada Familia, explore the tapas bars of the Gothic Quarter, and venture off in search of dinner ingredients at La Boqueria food market, you’ll be enveloped in the effortless cool that is everyday life in Barcelona. 
Barcelona, Spain