RIPOLL

What can you visit ? Monastery of Santa Maria The first church was founded by Count Wilfred the Hairy in 879. It reached its peak in gentle Abbot Oliba . Inside the most important Romanesque element , the cover of the twelfth century , also known as the Stone Bible is preserved ; there are also the tombs of Count Wilfr[...]


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CASTLE OF CARDONA

Cardona is a town 30 minutes from Manresa with a large medieval heritage Built on a mountain from where the central basin dominates Cardener , Cardona castle was from the eleventh to the fifteenth century , the residential center of the lords of Cardona. The geographical location of the castle responds to the need that formerly had to [...]


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LA COVA DEL TOLL

A good excuse to come sightseeing and activities with children Moià : The prehistoric caves of Toll ( near Barcelona ) . If you want to make a tourist route and learn more about the history of Catalonia and Moià , visit the COVA DEL TOLL and the Archaeological Museum of Moià. We offer activities for children: workshops , guided tours ... [...]


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ORIGIN OF THE PILGRIMAGE TO SANT JAUME DE GALICIA

The history of the Camino de Sant Jaume goes back to the early ninth century ( 814 ) moment of discovery of the tomb of evangelizer apostle of the Iberian Peninsula. A Galician shepherd called Pelayo sees a bright star that points to a place on the hill where later emerge Compostela. The news quickly reached the bishop of the diocese of Iria Fla[...]


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