L'Escala is a Spanish municipality located in the province of Girona, Catalonia. This city has a unique geographical location, so it has become one of the top destinations in Spain. In fact, L'Escala is only an hour from Barcelona, is near the train station and the airport and can be easily reached by car. It is also located on the famous Costa Brava, the Catalan coast that runs for 99 miles along the edge of the Mediterranean Sea. As the ultimate destination for holidays with family or friends, you can relax on one of the 19 beaches under a hot sun and enjoy the many water sports on offer. Discover the magical landscapes of the Bay of Roses, ranked as one of the most beautiful bays in the world by UNESCO since 2011, due to its clear turquoise waters, cliffs, small coves and fine sands. L'Escala also has a rich historical and cultural presence and a charm all of its own, with monuments such as the Alfolí de la Sal building, the parish church of San Pedro, the ruins of Empúries, an Ancient Greek port built in 575 BC, and the medieval village of St Martí. Platja is the nerve centre of the city, a lively and dynamic location with various bars and restaurants and where many events such as the Salt Festival or the Cantada d'Havaneres take place. Gently lapped by the Mediterranean Sea, L'Escala is the perfect seaside resort for water sports such as scuba diving, kayaking, paddleboarding, or boating.