Castles, fortresses and temples of the Pyrenees and around with Mathew Kristes

Torre del Riu – an ancient peasant manor, transformed into an imitation of a medieval castle

Torre del Riu Castle

Torre del Riu (cat. Torre del Riu) – an ancient peasant manor, transformed (according to the fashion of the XIX century) into an imitation of a medieval castle. It is located in the Alp town of the Baixa Cerdanya (cat. Alp (Baixa Cerdanya)) comarca.

The estate has the appearance of a …

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Castles, fortresses and temples of the Pyrenees and around with Mathew Kristes

The castle and village of Talarn are a medieval fortification complex

The castle and village of Talarn (cat. El castell i vila de Talarn) are a medieval fortification complex that includes the current town of Talarn, in Pallars Jussà.

Despite always being an important town in the county, the ongoing changes didn’t prevent the conservation of many elements from the medieval town, beginning by the urban layout …

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