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  • The Segovia Aqueduct, mark of the Roman Empire in Castile.

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    …Segovia. (Castile-Leon) The Segovia Aqueduct is huge, crossing the city from one side to the other. For almost 2,000 years it has defied the passing of time, bringing water and beauty to Segovia. It is situated just one hour from Madrid, and when you admire its array of perfect arches, you will unde…

  • Unique experiences to enjoy in Palencia.

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    …Palencia. (Castile-Leon) Nothing planned for your next getaway? Here's a great idea. Come and discover Palencia, in the region of Castile-León, where you'll find a couple of sightseeing boats, the spectacular cave of Los Franceses, the Roman villa of La Olmeda, and numerous nature routes. Choose you…

  • Golf in Castile-Leon.

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    …(Castile-Leon) Why not enjoy an attractive combination? Golf and culture. Play golf in Castile-Leon, a large Region in inland Spain, and discover its cities with UNESCO World Heritage monuments and sites. Castile-Leon offers the chance to combine golf with interesting cultural routes. It is an excel…

  • Learning Spanish in Valladolid.

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    …Valladolid. (Castile-Leon) In Valladolid you'll have the chance to learn Spanish. You'll have a great time studying Spanish in the fully-equipped centres located right in the historic centre, and what better than to do so in the place that was once home to Cervantes, the author of the universal work…

  • Learning Spanish in Salamanca.

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    …Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) The atmosphere in the university city of Salamanca will make it really easy for you to learn Spanish. Thousands of Spanish students mingle with everybody else in the university buildings and in the historic centre as they enjoy tapas in the bars. This is the perfect complem…

  • Learning Spanish in Castile-León.

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    …(Castile-Leon) Come to Castile-León, and see for yourself why this region in central Spain is a favourite destination for students of Spanish. Salamanca's university tradition dates back eight centuries, and this city attracts the highest number of students coming to study the Spanish language. It's…

  • Art in Las Batuecas-Sierra de Francia Nature Reserve.

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    …Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) It's always pleasant to take a walk in a beautiful natural setting. But if there are works of art to discover on your way, the idea is even more appealing. This is what is offered by the four routes in the Las Batuecas-Sierra de Francia Nature Reserve, south of Salamanca. C…

  • Castile-Leon: the widest variety of countryside.

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    …(Castile-Leon) A place to escape from the hustle and bustle, to enjoy unique landscapes and to do sports. You are sure to enjoy a holiday like this. Come and make your wish come true in Castile-La Mancha, a large region you will love in the northern part of inland Spain. Travel through valleys, fore…

  • The Sanabria lake: a spell-binding natural area.

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    …Puebla de Sanabria. Zamora. (Castile-Leon) There is a place in Spain with an impressive and haunting beauty, set in a landscape formed 100,000 years ago: the Sanabria Lake Nature Reserve. Here, shrouded in legend, lies the largest lake of glacial origin in Spain. You will be captivated by the irresi…

  • Castile-León by motorcycle.

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    …(Castile-Leon) If motorbikes are your passion, then make sure you bring yours when you come to Spain. In the inland part of the country there are many routes for bikers to explore the Castile-León Region. Travel by road, mark your own route, and discover landscapes, towns and villages in your own ti…

  • The La Robla express, a period train in which to explore northern Spain.

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    …Astorga. León. (Castile-Leon) We propose the idea of enjoying a trip in a period train plying its way along three routes between Bilbao, León, Gijón, Santiago de Compostela and Ribadeo. This is the La Robla express, a railway line offering a classic décor and modern facilities all designed to enhanc…

  • A boat trip through the Gorges of the Duraton River.

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    …Sepúlveda. Segovia. (Castile-Leon) Just over an hour from Madrid, you can find a truly unbelievable landscape: the Gorges of the Duraton River. A trip along the peaceful waters of this deep gorge carved out by the river is an experience that you cannot afford to miss, not only for its exceptional be…

  • The human odyssey in Atapuerca.

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    …Burgos. (Castile-Leon) More than 300,000 years ago, a group of humans died in as yet unknown circumstances. Their remains were buried in the depths of a cave in the Atapuerca Mountains, where a group of Spanish scientists managed to bring them to the surface and discover, two years later, Europe's o…

  • The first Book Village in Spain.

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    …Urueña. Valladolid. (Castile-Leon) If you love literature and you are planning on coming to Spain, then you are in luck. In the medieval town of Urueña, in Valladolid, you will find the first "Villa del Libro" (Book Village) in Spain. Following the tradition of several European countries like Belgiu…

  • The colossal peaks of the Sierra de Gredos mountains.

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    …Ávila. (Castile-Leon) In the south of the region of Castile and León, some 170 kilometres from Madrid, lie the colossal granite rocks of the Sierra de Gredos mountains. You will be fascinated by the picturesque villages with their little stone houses surrounded by rugged landscape. The ideal setting…

  • MUSAC, a testimony to the 21st century.

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    …León. (Castile-Leon) Take part in contemporary artistic creation. Visit the Contemporary Art Museum of Castile-León (MUSAC), a unique and amazing place. The city of León in northern Spain, is now known for something other than its wealth of Romanesque art and architecture. Since 2005, it also the st…

  • "Posadas Reales" in Castile-León, the charm of the countryside.

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    …(Castile-Leon) Are you planning to come on holiday to Castile-León? Are you looking for a place with charm, away from the city and in touch with nature? Do you want personal service? We suggest you stay in one of the "Posadas Reales" (Royal Inns): rural accommodation in historic towns with many monu…

  • Segovia: much more than the Aqueduct.

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    …Segovia. (Castile-Leon) The passage of history has left its mark on Segovia, a beautiful city that now has UNESCO World Heritage status. Situated just 90 kilometres from Madrid, it boasts a magnificent cultural heritage including the imposing Roman Aqueduct from the 1st century AD, a colossal univer…

  • Tordesillas, more than just where Spain and Portugal divided up the world.

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    …Tordesillas. Valladolid. (Castile-Leon) Discover Tordesillas, where a crucial page of world history was written. This is where Portugal and Spain signed the famous Treaty of Tordesillas, dividing up the new lands being discovered in America and Africa. For many years, the streets of Tordesillas were…

  • River tourism in Castile-León: the sights and sounds of the river.

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    …(Castile-Leon) Spectacularly beautiful landscapes await you in Castile-León, in the heart of Spain. Taking a trip on a boat is an enjoyable and different way of exploring these beauty spots. Experience the joys of river tourism for yourself and find out just how easy it is to reach even the most ina…

  • Las Médulas, a landscape unique in all the world.

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    …León. (Castile-Leon) Come and see one of the strangest marks left on Spain by the Romans. It isn't an aqueduct, nor is it a circus, an amphitheatre or a bridge. It is a huge work of engineering which permanently transformed an area of mountains in the province of León, in northern Spain, creating a …

  • Las Arribes del Duero, along the river trail.

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    …(Castile-Leon) In the area bordering the provinces of Salamanca and Zamora you will find one of inland Spain's most spectacular landscapes: las Arribes del Duero. Follow the trail marked out by the river canyon and you will discover the area's spectacular beauty. In inland Spain there are places tha…

  • León by night.

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    …León. (Castile-Leon) If you’re looking for lively nightlife you’ll find it on a trip to León, a friendly city with a bustling university atmosphere. You can start with the traditional custom of having dinner by going from one bar to another sampling the tapas (typical local products served with your…

  • Las Huelgas Reales Monastery, royal pantheon.

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    …Burgos. (Castile-Leon) On the outskirts of Burgos, in northern Spain, you will find this stunning monastic centre that dates from the Middle Ages, and which came to be the pantheon of the Castile monarchs. It is still inhabited by a religious community, and inside you will find highly valuable works…


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