Castellfollit de la Roca, Garrotxa
Catalonia

Castellfollit de la Roca, Garrotxa

June 26, 2012 Jack 0

It’s the Medieval town Castellfollit de la Roca perched 50 metres up on a basalt crag above the river Fluviá. With about 1,000 residents it’s one of the smallest towns in Catalonia… […]

Costa Brava

Beautiful Besalú

March 3, 2012 Andy 1

When it comes to stunning settings, Besalú steals a march on most. Not only is the medieval town sited amidst Constable-esque countryside on the banks of the Fluvia River, but its main access is via a magnificent, 12th century, Romanesque bridge… […]

Asturias

An Afternoon of Art, Eating & Tradition in Santa Pau

November 11, 2011 Jack 4

I’m captivated by Santa Pau before I set foot on it’s ancient cobbles. The village rises above the green countryside, teasing the eye with promise; the solid stone walls of its houses, church and tower look as though they have been steeped in centuries of history and tradition […]