Girona is an ancient town in , , first inhabitated over 2,000 years ago. The city has approximately 100,000 people and is the capital of Girona Province in Catalonia which includes the counties of Alt Empordà, Baix Empordà, Garrotxa, Gironès, Pla de l'Estany, and Ripollès.

Landmarks in the Area

El Celler de Can Roca is a restaurant in , , opened in 1986 by the Roca brothers, Joan, Josep and Jordi. is situated 2 km northwest of Girona. Photo: e calamar, CC BY 2.0.

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Photo: mrosa-ferre, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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Masó House is the birthplace of Rafael Masó i Valentí. Photo: FundMaso, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Monastery of San Daniel is a religious complex in , , northern . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Salt is a municipality in the comarca of the Gironès in , Spain. is situated 3 km west of Girona. Photo: Manel Zaera, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Sarrià de Ter is a village in the province of and autonomous community of , Spain. is situated 3½ km north of Girona. Photo: Aracelifoto, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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