When the spring "changes clothes" of the familiar yards, streets and parks in new, it seems that you get to other country. But if there is a wish for cardinal change of scenery, it is possible to go to a weekend to neighboring or foreign countries.
A little more century to that the French artist and the sculptor Henri Matisse has arrived to Corsica and as he has said later, has been struck with brightness of the Mediterranean sun and juiciness of color of the local nature. On Corsica his passion to color has inflamed. The island small – 180 km in length and 80 in width, but local contrasts bewitch. Quite to estimate all Corsican beauty, it is worth investigating distant corners: from the isolated fishing villages in the north to beautiful sandy beaches at the southern town of Porto-Vecchio. There is everything for good rest: the excellent hotels, restaurants noted by Michelin star and all types of water entertainments. To avoid a summer agiotage, it is better to arrive in June and September. And in the spring here it is especially silent and charming.
The seaport on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean long time was the favourite place of surfers, and today with not smaller hospitality is ready to accept everyone. Though the glory of the informal resort continues to step on heels to the fishing town: once here Jimi Hendrix liked to be, and now every year in June there takes place the musical festival. If to special passion to music of a gnau (mix of the African, Berber and Arab chants) and a thirty-degree heat isn't present, then Essaouira is better to investigate in the spring when he slow and silent.
Tahoe located on the river bank, the capital of Portugal can offer a set of the museums and galleries, eclecticism of architectural styles and the friendly atmosphere. And all this in the refreshing embraces of the Atlantic Ocean. In the spring days here pleasantly warm, and nights – pleasantly cool.
In recent years Mallorca has got glamourous "raid": five-star hotels force out the budgetary numbers, interesting restaurants open. And the beautiful island with white sand beaches in captivity of the towering mountains becomes one of the most charming vacation spots to the Mediterranean. If in Palma to get on the retrotrain going on the northwest coast of Mallorca it is possible to get in picturesque ancient port the town of Solyer rolling in orange groves.
The appeal of Seville, solar "heart" of Andalusia, consists in extravagant Mauritian architecture and stormy street life. Always something happens on picturesque paved small streets of Seville: from religious processions to a fiery flamenco. In the city many stylish hotels open: from five-star to boutique hotels in style of rococo. The best time for visit of Seville – spring and fall. Winter here very soft, and summer too hot.