The Spanish Pyrenees are a paradise for wildflower lovers. If you’ve ever visited the area in the summer, you’ll surely agree. One doesn’t have to go far from civilization to find them, but the greatest bounty is definitely available to those who venture out into the mountains to walk, hike or climb–(mountain biking isn’t an appropriate mode of travel to observe flowers since you’re usually going too fast)!

As a wildflower viewing destination, the area is well-known worldwide. Japan’s Junko Tabei, the first woman to summit Mt. Everest and a lover of wildflowers who has travelled the world’s great mountain […]