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  • León.

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    León. (Castile-Leon) The Pulchra Leonina, the Sistine Chapel; of Spanish Romanesque architecture and the old Hospital de San Marcos are the key points of this former Roman encampment. Over the course of time, León became…

  • Ponferrada.

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    Ponferrada. León. (Castile-Leon) Ponferrada, capital of the region of El Bierzo, is one of the major staging posts on the Pilgrim's Road to Santiago de Compostela as it passes through the province of León. The historic q…

  • Carucedo.

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    Carucedo. León. (Castile-Leon) Carucedo marks the beginning of the ascent towards Las Médulas, a landscape formed by red and rugged clayey mountains that emerge amidst green vegetation, declared a World Heritage Site by …

  • Compludo.

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    Compludo. Ponferrada. León. (Castile-Leon) A medieval blacksmith's in privileged natural surroundings. Compludo is just 20 kilometres from Ponferrada. A visit is well worthwhile for the views of the valley, the landscape…

  • Las Médulas.

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    …Médulas, Las. Carucedo. León. (Castile-Leon) The town of Las Médulas is located in the region of El Bierzo, Leon. This small mountain town marks the natural beginning of the ascent towards Las Mé…

  • Sahagún.

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    Sahagún. León. (Castile-Leon) Sixty-seven kilometres to the south-east of Leon we find Sahagún, a historic city that stretches on top of a smooth mound, whose nerve centre is the main square, or Plaza Mayor, which still …

  • Villafranca del Bierzo.

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    Villafranca del Bierzo. León. (Castile-Leon) It is the last important town in Leon that is crossed by the Pilgrim's Road to Santiago de Compostela. Its rich monumental heritage, and the influence of the St. James pilgrim…

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