The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Torrevieja and its pink lakes

Torrevieja (Valencian: Torrevella) is a seaside city and municipality located on the Costa Blanca in the province of Alicante, in the southern part of the Valencia Community, on the southeastern Mediterranean coast of Spain.

The economic activity of citizens is based mainly on tourism and services. Formerly the fishing and salt industry from the Torrevieja and …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Moraira and its beaches

Moraira is a small Spanish coastal town, part of Teulada (also known as Teulada-Moraira) municipality, in the Marina Alta comarca (Valencian Community), 80 km north of Alicante and 100 km south of Valencia.

The town is located adjacent to the neighbouring village of El Portet and both communities form a tourist resort on the Costa Blanca strip, …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Sueca and its sights

Sueca is a municipality and city of Spain, in the Valencian Community. Belonging to the Valencian Community and capital of the Ribera Baja region. Its origin lies in an Andalusian farmhouse.

As its municipal area is largely dedicated to the cultivation of rice, the city has hosted the prestigious International Competition of Paella Valenciana de Sueca since …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Barcelona and its attractions

Barcelona (cat. Barcelona) is a city and metropolis located on the Mediterranean coast of the Iberian Peninsula. It is the capital of Catalonia, the region of Barcelonès and the province of Barcelona, as well as the second most populous and economically important city in the Iberian Peninsula after Madrid.

History

There are two different versions …

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Viella – one of the best central parts of the Pyrenees to start exploring these mountains

Vielha e Mijaran (traditional Catalan name: Viella i Mitjaran; until 1984 Viella – Mitg-Aran) is a municipality in the Aran Valley, formed in 1970 with the annexation of six Aranese municipalities with Viella. The latter is the Aranese capital, head of the municipality, the Valley and its judicial party. Located in the Lleida municipality, Catalonia.

It …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Elche and its Palm Grove

Elche (in Valencian and officially Elche) is a city and a municipality in Spain located in the province of Alicante, in the Valencian Community. Capital of Bajo Vinalopó comarca.

The Palm Grove of Elche (Palmeral) is declared a World Heritage Site and a Masterpiece of the Intangible Heritage of Humanity, respectively, by UNESCO. These symbols of …

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