The Costa del Maresme stretches along the beautiful Mediterranean Sea for about 50 kms from Barcelona to Blanes.
It’s on the southern end of the Costa Brava; an area well-known for it’s rugged coastline, gorgeous coves and beaches, and delightful villages.
Mataro is the capital city of the region, and it’s an industrial city with a large port.
Some of the other towns to explore along the coast include Alella, Arenys de Mar, Callella, Canet de Mar, Pinda de Mar, Sant Pol de Mar, Sant Iscle de Vallalta and Vilassar de Mar.
It’s also a walkers paradise with many wonderful walks that follow along the coastline.