Michelin star restaurants on the Costa Brava

The province of Girona has always been known for the quality of its restaurants and its gastronomy.  For several years and under the direction of Ferran Adrià (and his famous ‘El bulli’ restaurant) Catalan cuisine has become a world reference. Currently, this leadership has been followed by the Roca brothers, whose restaurant is regularly placed […]

The Philippe Cousteau Foundation set to house its new international headquarters in l’Estartit thanks to an agreement with the Mascort Foundation.

  Among the main objectives of this project is the reintroduction of endangered species and to host an Institute for Sea Studies to help train divers and workers in the sector. As expressed by its promoters, this project aims to turn l’Estartit into the capital of the sea. The new international headquarters of the Cousteau […]

Watch whales and dolphins at Cabo de Creus.

There no need to go to distant destinations or exotic oceans to see whales and dolphins, at certain times of the year we can see cetaceans much closer to home!  Cabo de Creus Natural Park is about 25 km from Castell Mar campsite and from here we can witness the passage of rorquals, a type […]

Dalinian triangle

We invite you to immerse yourself in the life and work of Salvador Dalí by visiting the famous ‘triangle’ of the painter from Empordà.  The route will start at the Dalí Theater-Museum in Figueres where a priceless collection of surrealist works awaits you as well as the Dalí Jewels collection. The second point on the […]

Enjoy the gastronomy of the Costa Brava!

The Costa Brava offers one of the many variations of Mediterranean cuisine.  As the critic Jaume Fàbrega and the chef Enric Herce explain in their book “The Culinary Odyssey”, there is not just one Mediterranean cuisine but several.  Here the cultural and religious heritage, and the know-how of each Mediterranean region radiates. Contrary to the […]

2023 – castell montgrí celebrates its 50th anniversary!

For Castell Montgrí, 2023 will be a year of celebrations: a year in which we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the campsite!  As announced in the previous newsletter we are planning for celebrations as turning 50 doesn’t happen every day!  To create unforgettable moments we have prepared a series of surprises and gifts just […]

How to choose the best family tent?

Are you planning on going camping in the mountains with your children? Family camping is an adventure that can be fun for the little ones but it can also be something relaxing for the adults too! Enjoying the great mountain air whilst in the middle of nature is something incredible, however, if you want everyone […]

What is glamping?

Glamping has become one of the buzzwords in the tourism industry in recent years thanks to destinations located in the middle of nature and the growing choice of luxurious accommodations such as music festival campsites But what exactly is glamping and what are the differences compared to traditional camping? Also, why has glamping become so […]

What to see in L’Estartit?

The village of L’Estartit is part of the Montgrí Natural Park, Illes Medes i Baix Ter. It is popular with tourists due the natural beauty of its bay, the islands and all its natural environment. If you want to visit L’Estartit, read this article! It will give you plenty of information on what to see […]