Interesting places in the Pyrenees and around with Jane Cautch

The Peñarroya Reservoir

The Peñarroya Reservoir is a hydroelectric and supply dam located in the municipality of Argamasilla de Alba, next to the Peñarroya Castle, within the limits of the Ruidera lagoons natural park, Ciudad Real province, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain.

The plans for the construction of the Peñarroya reservoir date back to 1917, because two years earlier, in 1915, …

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Interesting places in the Pyrenees and around with Jane Cautch

Capricho de Cotrina – a peculiar Gaudi style building

A peculiar Gaudi style building in Extremadura, Spain. A strange construction called “Capricho de Cotrina”, located in the municipality of Los Santos de Maimona in the province of Badajoz, Extremadura, is one of the buildings baptized as “gaudirreoides”, due to the certain similarities with the magnificent works of the famous Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí.

Actually the …

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