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  • Aínsa.

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    Aínsa. Aínsa-Sobrarbe. Huesca. (Aragon) The village, which was the capital of the old Kingdom of Sobrarbe, and was later incorporated into the Kingdom of Aragon in the 11th century, constitutes a magnificent example of medieval urban development. The historic quarter of the village of Ainsa, declare…

  • Agüimes.

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    Agüimes. Gran Canaria. (Canary Islands) Agüimes is a historic town of beautiful landscapes and a huge wealth of crafts and folklore. The surrounding area has wonderful natural scenery, such as the protected area of Agüimes mountain, where you will find Morro del Cuervo, an archaeological site which …

  • Arenas de San Pedro.

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    Arenas de San Pedro. Ávila. (Castile-Leon) In addition to its extensive heritage, Arenas de San Pedro is an interesting tourist destination thanks to its famous caves "Cuevas del Águila", discovered in 1963, and located six kilometres away from the town. In the city centre we see the remarkable cast…

  • Ayna.

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    Ayna. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) Located deep into the gorge formed by Mundo river, in a unique and rough natural setting, we find Ayna, one of the most picturesque towns in the area. Because of its special location, and in order to take advantage of the limited available surface, the people of A…

  • Ayacata.

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    Ayacata. Tejeda. Gran Canaria. (Canary Islands) The village of Ayacata belongs to the San Bartolomé de Tirajana district, situated in the centre of the island of Gran Canary. It sits in one of the craters in the centre of the island, the starting point for the main ravines.  .…

  • Castellar de n'Hug.

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    Castellar de n'Hug. Barcelona. (Catalonia) Castellar de N’Hug is a very typical town located on the northern end of the province of Barcelona, within the region of Berguedà. Surrounded by an exuberant natural setting, the city centre preserves beautiful examples of Catalan Romanesque architecture. C…

  • Jaca.

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    Jaca. Huesca. (Aragon) http://www.jaca.es/turismo.html. Jaca is known as the "pearl of the Pyrenees". It is a cosmopolitan European city, and an important stop along the "Camino de Santiago", the Pilgrim's Road to Santiago de Compostela. In Jaca we must visit the "Ciudadela" (citadel), a great examp…

  • Laujar de Andarax.

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    Laujar de Andarax. Láujar de Andarax. Almería. (Andalusia) The municipality is located on the foothill of Sierra Nevada, and in front of Sierra Gádor, in Alpujarra de Almería. The magnificent natural setting makes it the ideal place for rural tourism. In the historic quarter we must point out the ch…

  • O Cebreiro.

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    … Cebreiro, O. Pedrafita do Cebreiro. Lugo. (Galicia) On the French route of the Pilgrim's Route to Santiago de Compostela, O Cebreiro has a Grail some consider to be sacred and others to be miraculous. O Cebreiro is a village which has a series of pallozas, or round stone houses with a straw roof, wh…

  • Ocentejo.

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    Ocentejo. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) The Upper Tajo river, on its course through Guadalajara, has created a landscape filled with gorges and ravines amid sierras and forests. Ocentejo, on the banks of the Tajo river, is one of the most interesting sceneries in this area. In Ocentejo we find "H…

  • Riaza.

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    … 40500. Riaza. Segovia. (Castile-Leon) The town is about 75 km from the city of Segovia, in a beautiful mountain setting. Architecturally speaking, this area stands out because of its traditional country homes, and above all, because of its special "Plaza Mayor". Its old town has been declared Proper…

  • Reinosa.

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    Reinosa. Cantabria. This town in Cantabria is in a stunning location, surrounded by high mountains. Reinosa is 75 kilometres from the city of Santander, in the Campoo region. Its history dates back to the Middle Ages, and its old town is the setting for interesting monuments such as: the Baroque chu…

  • Ribes de Freser.

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    Ribes de Freser. Girona. (Catalonia) Sport and adventure. Ribes de Freser is sheltered by the lofty peaks of the Catalonian Pyrenees, and is at the point of convergence of three rivers: the Rigard, the Segadell and the Freser. One of its most picturesque streets is Cerdanya. It maintains the essence…

  • Alós d'Isil.

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    … Alos d'Isil. Alt Àneu. Lleida. (Catalonia) Stunning natural surroundings in the Pyrenees. Alós d'Isil is in the Àneu Valley, in the heart of the Pyrenees, close to the Aigüestortes National Park and Sant Maurici Lake. It is located at over one thousand metres above sea level, alongside the Noguera P…

  • Atienza.

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    Atienza. Guadalajara. (Castile-La Mancha) The origins of Atienza go back to the pre-historic era. This medieval village conserves the urban structure and architectural flavour from the times when it was a strategic frontier site between the Christian and Muslim holdings. Its historic quarter has the…

  • Arties.

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    Arties. Naut Aran. Lleida. (Catalonia) Nature, mountains and Romanesque art in the Arán Valley. Arties is at 1,114 metres above sea level and is in a small opening in the High Arán Valley. It is dominated by the Montarto peak, which reaches almost 3,000 metres. Outstanding in the old part is the San…

  • Ason.

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    Ason. Soba. Cantabria. Asón is a town situated in the region of Asón-Agüera, in the western area of Cantabria. This small rural village sits on the banks of the Asón, a trout-fishing river which flows through exceptional native woodland and limestone massifs which contain hundreds of caves, making i…

  • Arucas.

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    Arucas. Gran Canaria. (Canary Islands) The municipality provides the opportunity to see corners which still preserve part of their original natural beauty. The town of Arucas is in the northern part of the island of Gran Canary, some 12 kilometres from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Sitting on a mounta…

  • Benasque.

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    Benasque. Huesca. (Aragon) The spectacular scenery of the Benasque valley makes it the ideal place for many sports, both during summer and winter. The village is located in the old Ribagorza county, formed by the valleys that surround the Esera river. Benasque is surrounded by the highest concentrat…

  • Beceite.

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    Beceite. Teruel. (Aragon) Part of the district has been a national hunting reserve since 1966, and one of the most important populations of Spanish goats in the Iberian Peninsula lives in Puertos.Beceite sits on a low ridge on the right bank of the river Matarraña. The town has several significant b…

  • Capileira.

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    Capileira. Granada. (Andalusia) Located in the Poqueira ravine, between the Mediterranean coast and Sierra Nevada, Capileira has a special charm, typical of the towns that are on Alpujarra's route. Capileira has the typical appearance of the towns of the region of Alpujarra, Granada, with houses tha…

  • Esterri d'Aneu.

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    Esterri d'Aneu. Esterri d'Àneu. Lleida. (Catalonia) Mountains and valleys outline the landscape that surrounds Esterri D’Àneu, in the region of Pallars Sobirà, Lerida. This natural setting is excellent for taking excursions to discover the Aigüestortes National Park.Sheltered by the castle of Valenc…

  • Espot.

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    Espot. Lleida. (Catalonia) Located at the gates of the Aigüestortes National Park, Espot is one of the most beautiful towns in the region of Pallars Sobirà. The Espot Esquí ski resort is equipped with the most advanced facilities, and an interesting array of leisure activities and possibilities.Loca…

  • Graus.

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    Graus. Huesca. (Aragon) Graus offers the traveller a city centre filled with historic vestiges. This was the town where Joaquin Costa, a distinguished intellectual, was born and died. The most important festivities in Graus, declared of national tourist interest, are held from the 12th to the 15th o…