PRIVATE ISLAND VACATION

If you want to spend a day on the beach with nothing else in your mind but to relax, this is a unique alternative: East Sister Rock Island, a private island with lodging for 8 people.

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Just three minutes away from the Atlantic Coast and Marathon (Florida), the island offers everything you need to enjoy a relaxing getaway. You will be able to spend the day on the beach, dive into the nearby reef, and of course, enjoy your TARIFAs.

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A small paradise of just 1/3 square mile that enjoys a spectacular house with a terrace, beach, dock and heliport.

Visit their page and enjoy a unique getaway. It’s always summer somewhere.

4 DESTINATIONS FOR 2015

The New York Times has just published its 52 places to visit in 2015 list, from chilly Canada to the deepest depths of the Asian continent.

As at TARIFA and COMPANY we are constantly thinking about putting our swimsuits on, we have selected a few destinations from the list where you will be able to enjoy the sun, warm temperatures, and above all, a refreshing swim in the sea.

PAPUA, NEW GUINEA. One of the most remote corners of the Pacific, where you will find virgin beaches with crystal waters, free of tourists. If you enjoy diving, don’t miss the chance to dive into some of the best preserved reefs in the world.

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ST. VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES. On the Lesser Antilles of the Caribbean, we find this marvelous island. This place breathes calm and tranquility, and invites you to immerge into its water to swim or snorkel.

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SRI LANKA. This is a popular destination, and as the NYT mentions, and a new generation of hotels is planning to open this year to offer luxury and creativity in its accommodations. Rooms with views over the Indian Ocean, infinity pools or yoga studios on the treetops, will make your stay a memorable one.

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CUBA. This Caribbean jewel is a place of particular interest for those interested in seeing the socialist regime still in operation, with miles of island still awaiting development and splendorous coasts.

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Set your destinations for 2015, and above all, don’t forget your TARIFAs. It’s always summer somewhere!

5 REASONS TO LOVE TARIFA

In the most Southern point of the Iberian Peninsula we find a unique spot where the Atlantic and Mediterranean meet. We are talking about Tarifa, a favorite coast destination that is worth a visit any time of the year.

In Tarifa we can find much more that extended beaches: large natural parks, biology diversity, the possibility to enjoy multiple water sports, archaeological remains and incomparable views of the African coast.

If all of this still doesn’t convince you, here are five reasons to visit Tarifa:

Dream beaches. Golden sand, blue water and great conditions for water sports. In Tarifa you will find some of the best virgin beaches of Spain, where you will be able to not only spend a day in the sun, but take a swim or go on a horse ride.

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Surf and turf sports. Considered the wind’s Mecca, Tarifa is the ideal place to wind or kitesurf, or any other water sport. But it also offers great trekking routes or cycling courses in it natural parks.

Location and climate. Included within the El Estrecho Natural Park, its sunsets with views of the African continent are indescribable.

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History. From Guzman el Bueno’s Castle to the Guadalmesi Tower, Tarifa’s old town is full of monument and historical buildings you should not miss.

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Gastronomy. For pescaíto (fried fish) lovers, Tarifa is a foodies paradise. Tuna, redbanded seabream, or snapper are also local specialties. Don’t forget to stop by the near Conil or Barbate to taste these delicacies in any of their picturesque restaurants or bars.