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  • Cordoba. Córdoba.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    …Córdoba. Cordoba. (Andalusia) http://www.turismodecordoba.org/. Cordoba is situated in the interior of Andalusia where past and modernity blend in together. This thousand-year-old city, which has the World Heritage designation, is a living legacy of the different cultures that settled here throughou…

  • 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…

  • Alcalá de Henares.

    [Tourist destinations, World Heritage]


    Alcalá de Henares. Madrid. This town near Madrid, birthplace of the illustrious Miguel de Cervantes, author of “Don Quixote”, and home to one of the most prestigious universities in Spain, has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Its rich monumental heritage, formed by churches, convents a…

  • 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) www.turismocaceres.org. 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…

  • El Tolmo de Minateda Archaeological Park. Hellín.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Carretera Nacional 301, de Abacete a Murcia. 02400. Hellín. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) http://www.turismocastillalamancha.es. Polychrome paintings of hunting scenes. The paintings were discovered by Juan Jiménez Llamas in 1914, and caused great interest amongst specialists in prehistoric art on a…

  • Alpera Shelters. Alpera.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Cerro de El Bosque. 02690. Alpera. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) www.alpera.es. Rock paintings in the La Vieja and El Queso caves. There are important prehistoric shelters in Alpera where schematic human figures appear, invariably depicted in monochrome, as well as numerous scenes of hunting, dancin…

  • Solana de las Covachas Caves. Nerpio.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Parque El Molino s/n. 02539. Nerpio. Albacete. (Castile-La Mancha) www.turismonerpio.com. Prehistoric rock art in eastern Spain. The Solana de la Covachas system is at the head of La Taibilla River. It comprises nine caves that were discovered in 1954 by José Soto Pérez. The sites have adjacent area…

  • Palmeral de Elche palm grove. Elche.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Porta de la Morera 49. 03203. Elche-Elx. Elche. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) Fax.: +34 965451936 | E-mail: info@visitelche.com. www.visitelche.com. The Palmeral de Elche is the largest palm grove in Europe. Although its presence dates from prehistoric times, it was in the Arab period when it reach…

  • La Sarga (Cave II). Alcoy.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Carretera N-340 dirección a Jijona. 03819. Alcoy-Alcoi. Alcoy. Alicante - Alacant. (Valencia) http://www.alcoi.org/es/areas/cultura/museo. The stags of La Sarga. The La Sarga caves feature very naturalistic depictions of stags, measuring about 30 cm long, using a technique in which the figure was fi…

  • Chiquita de los Treinta Cave. María.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Sierra de María. 04838. Maria. María. Almería. (Andalusia) E-mail: aytmaria2@losvelez.com. Cave paintings in Los Vélez. In the region of Los Vélez, to the north of the Almería province, there are sites of cave paintings that have been declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO, within the Mediterranean…

  • 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,…

  • Oviedo Cathedral. Oviedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Plaza Alfonso II s/n. 33003. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.oviedo.es/la-ciudad/catedral. A symbol of Spanish Gothic architecture. Oviedo cathedral is mainly in the Gothic style, although there are also some clearly Baroque and Renaissance elements. The cathedral is set on the site of an old basilica …

  • Peña de Candamo Cavern. Candamo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …33828. San Román. Candamo. Asturias. E-mail: turismo@ayto-candamo.es. www.ayto-candamo.es/centro-de-interpretacion. Prehistoric paintings from the Solutrean period. Although difficult to date, it is believed that these prehistoric paintings, discovered in 1914, are from the so-called Solutrean perio…

  • Covaciella Cave. Cabrales.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …33555. Cabrales. Asturias. www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/arte-rupestre/rupestre-cueva-de-covaciella. 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 …

  • Tito Bustillo Cave. Ribadesella.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Autovia A8. Salida 326. Avenida de Tito Bustillo s/n. 33560. Ribadesella. Asturias. E-mail: info@centrotitobustillo.com. http://www.centrotitobustillo.com. Prehistoric paintings of female forms. Set in a group of Palaeolithic caves. Almost all of the Tito Bustillo site is painted. The prehistoric re…

  • El Pindal Cave. Ribadedeva.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …33590. Pimiango. Ribadedeva. Asturias. http://tematico.asturias.es/cultura/yacimientos/pindal.html. Prehistoric rock art on the shores of the Cantabrian Sea. Designated World Heritage in 2008. It is 300 metres long and has Palaeolithic cave paintings on one of its walls. It is in a stunning location…

  • Llonín Cave. Peñamellera Alta.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …33578. Llonín. Peñamellera Alta. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/arte-rupestre/rupestre-cueva-de-llonin. 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 metres an…

  • San Julián de los Prados Church. Oviedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Calle Selgas 2. 33011. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-julian-de-los-prados. World Heritage. San Julián de los Prados is also known as Santullano, and was the largest Christian construction in Spain up until the 11th century. The church of…

  • San Miguel de Lillo Church. Oviedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Monte del Naranco. 33012. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-miguel-de-lillo. Dedicated to the Archangel Michael. This religious building has the World Heritage designation and was used as a chapel by the King Ramiro I. It is among the monume…

  • Santa María del Naranco Church. Oviedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Monte del Naranco. 33012. Oviedo. Asturias. E-mail: prerromanico@santamariadelnaranco.es. http://santamariadelnaranco.blogspot.com.es/. From palace to temple. The architectural structure of what was once the residence of king Ramiro I, later converted into a church, became a reference point for Roma…

  • Santa Cristina de Lena Church. Lena.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Zona a 5 Km. de Pola de Lena. 33630. Pola de Lena. Lena. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/santa-cristina-de-lena. A pre-Romanesque temple. It was built around the year 850 and is one of the most interesting examples of pre-Romanesque Asturian art. St. Cristina de…

  • San Tirso Church. Oviedo.

    [Art, World Heritage]


    …Plaza del Alfonso II el Casto 4. 33003. Oviedo. Asturias. http://www.turismoasturias.es/descubre/cultura/prerromanico/iglesia-de-san-tirso-el-real. The church of Alfonso II. It is work by the maestro Tioda in the Romanesque style, built during the reign of Alfonso II. It is next to the tower of the …