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  • Llonín Cave. Peñamellera Alta.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … 33578. Llonín. Peñamellera Alta. Asturias. http://www.infoasturias.com/action/InfoasturiasFichaRecurso?recursoId=2417&metodo=getFichaHTML. Some thirty prehistoric engravings and paintings. Designated World Heritage in 2008. Located in a narrow valley on the banks of the Cares River. It runs for 700 …

  • Covaciella Cave. Cabrales.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … 33555. Cabrales. Asturias. Perfectly conserved, prehistoric rock art. Designated World Heritage in 2008. Discovered by chance in 1994, it contains the best conserved representation of bison anywhere in Asturias, due to the fact that the cave was sealed closed for thousands of years. Its 40-metre gal…

  • Santiago de Compostela.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.santiagoturismo.com/. Discover Santiago de Compostela, the capital of the Region of Galicia. Millions of people from all over the world come to this city every year, many of them reaching the end of the Way of Saint James pilgrimage route. Its h…

  • Salamanca.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) Salamanca is in the central area of Spain, 212 kilometres from the capital, Madrid. Universal, magnificent, wise, young and golden: this city is an inland destination well worth discovering for many reasons. Its historic centre has been designated a World Heritage Site by t…

  • Vilasos or els Vilars Cave. Os de Balaguer.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Carretera C12. 25610. Os de Balaguer. Lleida. (Catalonia) Fax.: +34 973438129 | E-mail: ajuntament@osbalaguer.cat. Noguera cave paintings. Cave painting sites have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO within the Mediterranean Basin of the Iberian Peninsula. Amongst a series of criteria UNESC…

  • Las Médulas Roman Mines. Carucedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Zona vertiente noroeste de los Montes Aquilinos. 24442. Carucedo. León. (Castile-Leon) Fax.: +34 987420708 | http://www.turismoleon.org/turismo/las-medulas.php. An old working mine. An open-air working mine dating from the Roman period. A World Heritage site. It is an open-air working mine that date…

  • Church of Santa María de Còll. Vall de Boí, La.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … 25526. Còll. Vall de Boí, La. Lleida. (Catalonia) E-mail: centreromanic@vallboi.com. www.centreromanic.com. Santa María de Còll is one of the Romanesque churches in the Boí Valley, which received the UNESCO World Heritage designation in 2000. The church has one nave, a ground plan in the shape of a …

  • University of Alcalá de Henares, or College of San Ildefonso. Alcalá de Henares.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Plaza De San Diego s/n. 28801. Alcalá de Henares. Madrid. E-mail: visitas.guiadas@uah.es. www.visitasalcala.es. The birthplace of Cervantes. It was created by Cardinal Cisneros and given the name of College of San Ildefonso. The doorway is a fine example of the rich ornamentation of the purest Spani…

  • Siega Verde Cave Painting Site. Castillejo de Martín Viejo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Siega Verde. Castillejo de Martín Viejo. Salamanca. (Castile-Leon) E-mail: visitas@siegaverde.es. www.siegaverde.es . It is part of the most important open-air Palaeolithic cave art site in the Iberian Peninsula. The Siega Verde cave art site, in the province of Salamanca (Castile-Leon), conserves 6…

  • Indias archive. Seville.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Edificio de la Lonja. Avenida de la Constitución, 3. 41071. Sevilla. (Andalusia) Fax.: +34 954219485 | E-mail: agi1@dglab.mcu.es. www.mcu.es/archivos/MC/AGI/index.html. The Indies Archive which used to be the Mercaderes Market, was built in 1572. Designed by Juan de Herrera and built by Alonso de Va…

  • Real Alcázar palace in Seville. Seville.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Patio de Banderas, s/n. 41004. Sevilla. (Andalusia) Fax.: +34 954502068 | E-mail: actividades@patronato-alcazarsevilla.es. http://www.alcazarsevilla.org. The site of the marriage of Charles V and Isabella of Portugal. Peter I, the Cruel, rebuilt the old Almohad fortress and made it into his royal re…

  • Roman Praetorium and Circus. Tarragona.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Plaza del Rey 5. 43003. Tarragona. (Catalonia) www.museutgn.com. One of the most emblematic monuments of the ancient city of Tarraco. It was built in the first century B.C. From the Roman period it still retains one of its side towers. It has a rectangular base and part is still covered by a barrel …

  • Roman and paleo-Christian necropolis. Tarragona.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Avenida Ramón y Cajal 84. 43005. Tarragona. (Catalonia) http://www.mnat.cat. A major archaeological discovery. Archaeological excavations between 1923 and 1933 revealed the site of a major paleo-Christian cemetery. This necropolis was used from the Roman era up until the 7th century. Both pagan and …

  • Baeza.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Baeza. Jaén. (Andalusia) This town in the province of Jaen stands on a little promontory, dominating a landscape of olive trees, in the centre of the county of La Loma. Declared of historic and artistic importance, Baeza is home to an incredible legacy of Renaissance architecture;awarded the World H…

  • Ibiza.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    … Eivissa. (Balearic Islands) A Phoenician-Punic settlement during ancient times, Ibiza contains within its Renaissance walls an interesting legacy from all the different cultures that populated it. This artistic wealth is found in the monumental area of Dalt Vila, in the necropolis of Es Puig des Mol…

  • Poblet Monastery. Vimbodí i Poblet.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Zona del Monasterio. 43448. Vimbodi. Vimbodí i Poblet. Tarragona. (Catalonia) E-mail: visita@poblet.cat. www.poblet.cat. An example of religious architecture. The monastery of Poblet is one of the best examples of religious architecture in Catalonia. It was founded by Ramón Berenguer IV, Count of Ba…

  • Tarragona City Walls. Tarragona.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Avenida Catalunya s/n. 43003. Tarragona. (Catalonia) www.museutgn.com. Ancient Roman city wall ruins. Three towers and several sections of the wall still remain intact. The Roman city wall is known as the archaeological walk. It was built in the latter stages of the 3rd century B.C. and the beginnin…

  • Roman Forum. Tarragona.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Calle Lérida s/n. 43001. Tarragona. (Catalonia) www.museutgn.com. This monumental site consists of a rectangular ";square"; or plaza. In this square we find shops and establishments, among which one of the most remarkable is the house of Curia.…

  • Rock art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian peninsular.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … The first example of art on the Peninsula. A region where the oldest known artistic expressions on Spanish territory can be found. The so-called Mediterranean Arc Cave Paintings of the Iberian peninsula includes sites in the autonomous communities of Andalusia, Aragon, Castilla-La Mancha, Catalonia,…

  • Ávila.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Ávila. (Castile-Leon) Sheltered by the Sierra Gredos Mountains we find Ávila, a World Heritage City. Behind the city walls of this Castile-Leon capital there is a valuable set of churches and Renaissance palaces that bear witness to the past wealth of the town as a textile centre. Being the birthpla…

  • Cáceres.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Cáceres. (Extremadura) More than ten towers dominate the historic quarter of Caceres, delimited by Arab walls. Cobbled streets marked by medieval, fortified homes and Renaissance palaces make up the most beautiful sceneries in this city, which was declared World Heritage. The local history is closel…

  • Cuenca.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Cuenca. (Castile-La Mancha) In the Region of Castile-La Mancha, between the Júcar and Huécar river canyons, you will find this city with the UNESCO World Heritage designation for its wealth of monuments. Its historic centre looks out over rocky canyon walls in the heart of the Cuenca Mountains. The …

  • San Cristóbal de La Laguna.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    … San Cristóbal de la Laguna. Tenerife. (Canary Islands) San Cristóbal de La Laguna, the former capital of Tenerife, is an historic Canary Islands city with a long university tradition. Its model colonial layout, awarded World Heritage status, contains several of the island's major religious buildings…

  • Ermites Shelter in the Pietat Mountains. Ulldecona.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    … Carretera Ulldecona a Tortosa km.5. 43550. Ulldecona. Tarragona. (Catalonia) http://turismeulldecona.com. Abric d'Ermites Cave paintings. They have been declared World Heritage sites. Cave painting sites have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO within the Mediterranean Basin of the Iberian …