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Jaén, sea and mountains with a lighthouse in the background | Paradores Territory

The metaphor of the sea of ​​olive trees is totemic in Jaén. its parador, located on the hill of Santa Catalina, it acts as a beacon not only for this city of 112,757 inhabitants, but also for its region. Designed in 1965 with an elongated floor plan to suit the orography of the mountain, it […]

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A Persian in the mountains of Toledo | Culture

No one knows what its exact name was, or why it stood on that steep rocky mountain with no nearby water sources. It is not even known who ordered to build it. In no Arab or medieval Christian text does there appear any mention of this settlement, and that came to have a great fortress […]

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