Are you looking for an authentic Mediterranean lifestyle?
Would you like to relocate to a small town with the spirit of a cosmopolitan city?
Search no more, Sitges is a town chosen by many expats to relocate or to buy their second home. The reasons are multiple, here we list the main ones, take note!
First and foremost, location, location, location. Sitges is conveniently located 40 km from Barcelona, connected by highways and public transportation. Do you often travel internationally? No worries, Barcelona´s airport is only 30 minutes away.
Set between the Mediterranean Ocean and the rolling hills of Garraf National Park, many outdoor lovers find paradise in Sitges. Water sports such as surfing, parasailing, paddle boarding and wakeboarding are very popular in summer. Hiking and cycling can be practiced year-round on the vast hills of Garraf National Park. For down time, Sitges has 17 different beaches where people enjoy sunbathing, relaxing and watching the most spectacular sunsets.
It helps that Sitges has a solid reputation of having 300 sunny days a year. Sheltered by the Garraf mountains and due to its geographical position on the Mediterranean, Sitges has a warm «microclimate» that makes it possible to enjoy outdoor activities almost every day of the year.
Are you into wine? Great! Sitges is the starting point of the Mediterranean Wine Route, a 33 km linear route that runs through 7 municipalities, with about 13 wineries on the road, and many more to find in the surrounding area. Xarello and Malvasia are the main grapes grown locally, the first one is a white variety best used in cava (sparkling wine), the second is a white grape that produces sweet and highly aromatic wines.
After some sports and wine, are you ready for some food? Foodies adore this town. There are options for all tastes and budgets. The gastronomic offering is remarkable, fresh seafood, paella, assorted tapas, delicious ¨Pa Amb Tomaquet¨ (bread with tomato, a Catalan specialty) , even a family run barbecue in the heart of Garraf National Park.
For a beach town, Sitges has an animated life year-round. This is thanks to the numerous cultural events like Fiesta Mayor, International Vintage Car Rally, Gay Parade, Sitges Film Festival, Carnival as well as different cultural events happening every weekend.
This small town with a big spirit has room for everyone. Get in touch with us to know more about this charming place. We can help you with relocation, immigration paperwork and of course, finding your new forever home.