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INTERESTING PLACES TO SEE NEAR GIRONA AND BARCELONA

"Sant Pere de Rodes" and "Sant Quirze de Colera"

These are some of the beautiful landscapes and the Romanesque style architecture near the places of "Sant Pere de Rodes" and "Sant Quirze de Colera", both situated in the province of Girona, nearby the city of Figueres (the town with the Museum of the fomous painter Dali). Not far from the big city of Barcelona.
The photos shown just below are from the regions known as "Alt Empordà" and "Costa Brava".


SANT PERE DE RODES (X - XI - XII centuries) AND SUROUNDINGS

Badia de Port de la Selva
Selva de Mar-Carrer tranquil

?El Port de la Selva? with its gulf and beaches-The nearby small village of ?La Selva de Mar?

Castell de Sant Salvador de Verdera al fons De Sant Pere de Rodes a Port de la Selva

"St Pere de Rodes? old monastery with its "St Salvador" castle on far background -"Sta Elena" hermit.

Serralada de Verdera El poble de selva de Mar des de Sant Salvador
Platges de Llansà des de Sant Salvador

Fantastic views of see side, mountain heads and small villages downwards

Restes de muralla de defensa a Sant Salvador Riera a Selva de Mar

Defensive castles against old time pirates. The small village of ?La Selva de Mar?

Sant Onofre a la Serra de Verdera Sant Onfre sobre la plana del Empordà

?St Onofre? hermit heading the Empordà´s plain

Sant Pere de Rodes i La Vall de Sta. Creu Sant Salvador des de l´arc de Sta. Elena

?St Pere de Rodes? old monastery. Sylvester herbs and plants embracing old stone arcs

El poble del Port de la Selva des de St.Pere de Rodes
Provincia de Girona-Mapa

?El Port de la Selva? on background - Girona province general map



  
SANT QUIRZE DE COLERA(X - XI - XII centuries) AND SUROUNDINGS

El rio Muga y la cordillera de los Pirineos Paisaje de los alrededores de Sant Quirse de Colera

The river Muga and the mountain range of the Pyrenees. Landscape of the environs of Sant Quirze de Colera

Abside Noreste Pared Oeste de Sta Maria de Colera

Hermitage of Santa Maria, seg. XI.

Sant Quirse de Colera Sant Quirse de Colera

Old monastery of Sant Quirze de Colera, at the moment in restoration process.

Monte Canigó nevado Sant Quirze de Colera

Calm corners surrounded by a generous nature.

Vinyes i la neu del Canigó Palau Savardera y Sant Salvador

Vineyards with the Pyrenees to the bottom. The towns of Pau and Palau Saverdera in the skirt of the Mountain range of Rodes.








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