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Enciso, La Rioja

Enciso is a small municipality) in the southern part of La Rioja, Spain, near Arnedo. The main village rises is located above the Cidacos River. Numerous trace fossils of dinosaurs have been found in the area and there is a museum specialized in ...

                                               

Fuenmayor

Fuenmayor is a town located in the province of La Rioja, Spain. It is located ten kilometers from Logroño, the capital of La Rioja. The town borders the Ebro river, the Basque-Aragonese freeway and railroad Logroño-Vitoria. Several industries and ...

                                               

Navalsaz

Navalsaz is a little village located in La Rioja, Spain. Its population is about 3 or 4 people in winter, and 10 to 15 in summer. It is in the municipality of Enciso. It is most known for being in the Dinosaur Route, beginning it in Herce. An imp ...

                                               

Nestares

Nestares is a village in the province and autonomous community of La Rioja, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 21.61 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 81 people.

                                               

Ortigosa de Cameros

Ortigosa de Cameros is a village, one of 174 municipalities of the province and autonomous community of La Rioja, Spain. Its name comes from the Latin word urtica, which in Spanish is ortiga, which is nettle in English. The title" de Cameros,” is ...

                                               

Recajo

Recajo is a village within Agoncillo municipality in La Rioja province in northern Spain. It is located south of a bend on the Ebro River, about 4 km to the west of Agoncillo. Recajo has a population of 91 according to the 2010 census.

                                               

Santo Domingo de la Calzada

Santo Domingo de la Calzada is a municipality in La Rioja, Spain, situated on the banks of the Oja River. Its name refers to its founder, Dominic de la Calzada, who built a bridge, hospital, and hotel here for pilgrims on the French Way the most ...

                                               

Sorzano

Sorzano is a municipality of the autonomous community of La Rioja. It is located near the capital Logroño and has a population of 263 inhabitants as of January 2006. Sorzano also has 10.23 km extension.

                                               

Soto en Cameros

Soto en Cameros is a village in the province and autonomous community of La Rioja, Spain. The municipality covers an area of 49.05 square kilometres and as of 2011 had a population of 163 people. The city has an elevation of 2.510 feet. But Soto ...

                                               

Tormantos

Tormantos is a municipality of the autonomous community of La Rioja. It is located in the most western part of La Rioja, specifically in the region of Rioja Alta, bordering with the province of Burgos. It is located in the fertil plains of the va ...

                                               

Villalobar de Rioja

Villalobar de Rioja is a municipality of the Autonomuos region of La Rioja with no more than 100 inhabitants. It is located in a privileged location between Santo Domingo de la Calzada and Haro.

                                               

Agost

Agost is a Valencian town and municipality located in the province of Alicante, Spain, at a distance of about 18 kilometres from Alicante, the capital of the province. Due to its relative distance from the Mediterranean Sea, Agost was not directl ...

                                               

Aitana

Aitana is a mountain massif that is part of Prebaetic System in the eastern end of the Iberian Peninsula. Administratively, the mountainous area is located in the Marina Baixa, Alcoià and Comtat comarcas in the northern part of Alicante province, ...

                                               

Albalat dels Ànecs

Albalat dels Ànecs is an ancient settlement, now abandoned, in the municipality of Cabanes, province of Castellon, Spain. The interest of Albalat dels Ànecs remains in its fortified church, a unique example of the defensive architecture of the Sp ...

                                               

Albatera

Albatera is a town and municipality located in the comarca of Vega Baja del Segura, in the province of Alicante, part of the Valencian Community, Spain. Albatera has an area of 66.5 km² and, according to the 2005 census, a total population of 10. ...

                                               

Alfauir

Palma Castle, 11th century. Church of the Mare de Deu del Roser, 20th century. Monastery of Sant Jeroni de Cotalba, constructed between the 14th and 18th centuries.

                                               

Algorfa

Algorfa is a small town in the Costa Blanca area of Spain. Algorfa lies on the banks of the river Segura and is approximately 45 minutes drive away from Alicante Airport and Murcia-San Javier Airport. It is a 15-minute drive inland from the resor ...

                                               

Algueña

Algueña or LAlguenya is a Spanish municipality located in the Alicante province, in the comarca of Vinalopo Mitjà. Its climate is Arid Mediterranean.

                                               

Alto del Buitre

Alto del Buitre is a mountain of the Sierra Palomera range, Valencian Community, Spain. It reaches an elevation of 1.146.25 metres above sea level. There is a triangulation station at the top marked "5195". It is located within the Ayora municipa ...

                                               

Alto Mijares

Alto Mijares is a comarca in the province of Castellon, Valencian Community, Spain. It is part of the Spanish-speaking area in the Valencian Community.

                                               

Alto Palancia

Alto Palancia is a comarca in the province of Castellon, Valencian Community. It is part of the Spanish-speaking area in the Valencian Community.

                                               

Ares del Maestrat

Ares del Maestrat, also known as Ares del Maestre in Spanish or simply Ares, is a municipality in the province of Castello in the Valencian Country. It is situated near the top of the Mola dAres mountain, at an elevation of 1.148 m. As a result o ...

                                               

Aspe

Aspe is a town and municipality located in the comarca of Vinalopo Mitjà, in the province of Alicante, Spain. The town is located in the valley of the river Vinalopo, 25 km from Alicante city. The economy of Aspe is based on textile and footwear ...

                                               

Ayora

Ayora is a municipality in the comarca of Valle de Ayora in the Valencian Community, Spain. It lies in the inland part of the Valencian Community on the border of the provinces of Albacete and Alicante. The Valley of Ayora runs between the mounta ...

                                               

Baix Maestrat

Baix Maestrat is a coastal comarca located in the north of the province of Castellon, Valencian Community, Spain. The capital of the comarca is Vinaros.

                                               

Banyeres de Mariola

Banyeres de Mariola is a settlement in the north of the province of Alicante, 860 metres above sea level, with a population of 7.500. The main employer is the local textile industry. The town has a Moorish castle that dates from 1214, and is surr ...

                                               

Bellreguard

Bellreguard is a municipality in the comarca of Safor in the Valencian Community, Spain. Bellreguard is a small village of just over 4.000 inhabitants located in the southeast of Valencia province, in the Mediterranean coast of Spain. The local f ...

                                               

Mount Benacantil

Mount Benacantil is a mount that dominates the urban part of Alicante, and is the characteristic image of the city. The mount name appears as Banu-l-Qatil in the work of Muslim geographer Al-Idrisi in the 12th century, but it is possible that thi ...

                                               

Benicarlo

Benicarlo is a city and municipality in the north of the province of Castello, part of the Valencian Community, in the Mediterranean Coast between the cities of Vinaros and Peniscola, not too far south from the Ebre River. Tourism, agriculture an ...

                                               

Benicull de Xuquer

Benicull de Xuquer is a municipality in the comarca of Ribera Baixa in the Valencian Community, Spain. As of 2003 the population was less than one thousand. GEOGRAPHY The village is located on the right bank of the River Jucar, in its low basin, ...

                                               

Benidoleig

Benidoleig is a municipality in the comarca of Marina Alta in the Valencian Community, Spain. Benidoleig is located in the Girona Valley of the Marina Alta area in Spains Costa Blanca. Among the various amenities within the village is a junior/in ...

                                               

Benifaio

Benifaio is a municipality in the comarca of Ribera Alta in the Valencian Community, Spain. In the central plaza, it contains a tower built by the Moors

                                               

Biar

Biar is a town in the comarca of Alt Vinalopo, province of Alicante, Spain. Biar lies at the foot of the Serra de Mariola and is located 39 km from the city of Alicante. The economy in Biar is based on manufacture, particularly dolls, and pottery ...

                                               

Camp de Turia

It comprises the lower reaches of the river Turia and its adjacent territories. Borders with the region of Camp de Morvedre and the counties of Horta de Valencia. The south by the counties of Hoya de Buñol, west to the region of the Serranos, and ...

                                               

Casas del Señor

Casas del Señor is a village in the municipality of Monover, in the region of the Vinalopo Medio. It has a population of 279 inhabitants. Is located on the northern slope of the Sierra del Coto, surrounded by the mountain of Coto. It is remarkabl ...

                                               

Province of Castellon

Castellon or Castello is a province in the northern part of the Valencian Community. It is bordered by the provinces of Valencia to the south, Teruel to the west, Tarragona to the north, and by the Mediterranean Sea to the east. The western side ...

                                               

Central comarques of the Valencian Community

The central comarques of the Valencian Community, or Valencian Country, is a region of the Valencia Autonomous Community conterminous with the historical territory of the Governor of Xàtiva and the Province of Xàtiva. In modern times it comprises ...

                                               

Cervera del Maestre

Cervera del Maestre is a municipality in the comarca of Baix Maestrat in the Valencian Community, Spain. It is located at the southern end of the Cervera Mountains, above the Rambla de Cervera seasonal river. Cervera is located on a hill with a r ...

                                               

Cheste

Cheste is a municipality in the comarca of Hoya de Buñol in the Valencian Community, Spain, located 26 km from the capital Valencia.

                                               

Cinctorres

Cinctorres is a town in the province of Castellon, Valencian Community, Spain, pertaining to the region of the Ports of Morella. As of 2009, it has 498 inhabitants.

                                               

Cocentaina

Cocentaina is a town located in the comarca of Comtat, in the province of Alicante, Spain. The village is located between the mountainous Serra de Mariola national park and the Serpis river. Cocentaina is ideally situated for both road and mounta ...

                                               

Crevillent

Crevillent is a town and municipality located in the Alicante province, part of the Valencian Community, Spain. It is situated in the comarca of Baix Vinalopo, and lies at the foot of the hill range known locally as Serra de Crevillent. As of 200 ...

                                               

Daya Vieja

Daya Vieja is a municipality of the Valencian Community, situated in the south-east of the Province of Alicante, in the comarca of Vega Baja del Segura.

                                               

El Baix Segura / La Vega Baja

La Vega Baja del Segura is a comarca in the province of Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain. To the north its neighbouring comarcas are the Baix Vinalopo and Vinalopo Mitjà. Its southern limits are also those of the Valencian Community as it mee ...

                                               

El Castell de Guadalest

El Castell de Guadalest or briefly Guadalest is a Valencian town and municipality located in a mountainous area of the comarca of Marina Baixa, in the province of Alicante, Spain. Guadalest has an area of 16 km² and, according to the 2002 census, ...

                                               

El Ràfol dAlmunia

El Ràfol dAlmunia is a municipality in the comarca of Marina Alta in the Valencian Community, Spain. It is situated in the northern part of the province of Alicante, and numbers some 635 inhabitants according to the 2007 Spanish National Census INE.

                                               

Els Poblets

Els Poblets, also known as Setla, Mira-rosa i Miraflor, is a municipality in the Valencian Community, Spain. It is situated in the north of the province of Alicante. The population is 3.708.

                                               

Enguera

Enguera is a municipality in southwestern province of Valencia, Spain. The local economy depends primarily on agriculture, and secondarily on industry and services. In recent years, agricultural crops, especially olives, have gained in importance ...

                                               

Finestrat

Finestrat is situated 12 kilometres 7.5 mi from Benidorm and 55 kilometres 34 mi from Alicante International Airport. Accessed by road via the motorway AP-7 and exit 65-A, from where a local road connects to the town. Finestrat can also be access ...

                                               

Gaianes

San Francisco de Paula Hermitage, dates back of beginning of the 18th century. In the local holidays, the pilgrimage is realized on Sunday to the hermitage, being an emotive act and taking the Saint Francisco de Paulas image. Gayanes Castle, smal ...