Living The Mediterranean Dream: Sitges
Sitges is a beautiful coastal town about 40 km south of the Catalan Capital, Barcelona. Sophisticated, chic and cool and with more than 300 sunny days per year, Sitges has been described as ‘The Jewel in The Mediterranean Crown’, a ‘Mediterranean Paradise‘. It is beautifully nestled between the sparkling blue of the Mediterranean sea and the impressive backdrop of The Garraf Mountains.
Over the centuries, Sitges has grown from a small fishing village to a town that has been home to painters such as Santiago Rusiñol, Ramon Casas, Miquel Utrillo and Charles Deering, who together with other artists and intellectuals helped sculpt Sitges into the vibrant artistic and cultural centre that it has become today.
Sitges offers 4km of palm-fringed boulevard, 17 sandy beaches and bays, a beautiful marina, a busy festive calendar with some truly amazing fiestas, land and sea sporting activities, international schools, great infrastructure/transport links and beautiful town lined with cafes, restaurants and some great designer shops,
Sitges is a cosmopolitan town that welcomes visitors from all over the World. Apart from its beauty, one of the most wonderful things about Sitges is that it has a such a utopian culture where every one is able to relax, be themselves and enjoy living here.
For more information on living in Sitges, please visit this multi lingual website.
Sitges Map – Google Earth Flyover of Sitges
If you are not sure on where to live in Sitges, this Google Earth Flyover of Sitges gives you a birds eye view of this stunning coastal town.
To see what it is like living in Sitges and the amazing outdoor lifestyle, please watch the video produced by the Sitges Tourist Department