Celebrities and aristocrats favor Marbella as evidenced by the luxury cruise ships and mega yachts in its harbor. (Photo by Getty)

Marbella Spain

Marbella, Spain

MARBELLA - Málaga. Spain

Castle of Sant Joan in Lloret de Mar on the Costa Brava in Spain •

Marbella, Spain

Streets of Marbella

Marbella, Spain

Marbella, Spain

Fiestas del Pilar 2012. Comparsa de gigantes y cabezudos de Zaragoza. | Flickr – Condivisione di foto!

Menorca Island, Spain

La Giralda from an alley, Sevilla, Spain...why yes, you can spend a summer, semester or year here.

Ordesa National Park, Spain

Calle a calle, Santa Cruz, Seville, Spain

Spain

Malaga is the urban hub for the Costa del Sol region, but it has a beautiful coastline of its own. (Photo by Getty)

La Calle de Pamplona (the streets are empty. Loving the cobblestone and the balconies and the peace that exists despite the hectic festivities!)

Barcelona balconies, Spain

Taberna La Bola, Madrid, Spain

Frigiliana, Andalusia, Spain

Catedral de Santiago de Compostela