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Hike from Cadaqués to Far de Calanans

The hike from Cadaqués to the nearest lighthouse, Far de Calanans takes you past several beaches and coves and in parts leads along a narrow cliff path, offering stunning views. The hike begins with walking past Plaja de Portdoguer, pictured above. Looking back at Cadaqués, in the foreground is Cala Sa Conca. The path as it crosses above Sa […]

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Santa Clotilde Gardens

The Santa Clotilde Gardens are situated on the Costa Brava on the outskirts of Lloret de Mar. Work began on the gardens in 1919 lead by Nicolau Rubió i Tuduri for the Marquis of Roviralta. Inspired by the Italian Renaissance style, the gardens feature a collection of neo-classical marble statues and mermaids by the sculptress Maria Llimona […]

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