It is pure paradise for water sport, land yachting and kitesurfing enthusiasts.
Also a land of history, it boasts remarkable heritage, fascinating museums and visitor centre and lively towns and villages.
Festivals and cultural or gastronomy-related events are organised all year round.
Cinemas, theatres, casinos, ten-pin bowling, leisure parks, zoos, aquatic centres, spas, etc. a vast choice of leisure pursuits await residents and holidaymakers alike.