Spain

Spain

Spain, a country on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula, includes 17 autonomous regions with diverse geography and cultures. Capital city Madrid is home to the Royal Palace and Prado museum, housing works by European masters. Segovia has a medieval castle (the Alcázar) and an intact Roman aqueduct. Catalonia’s capital, Barcelona, is defined by Antoni Gaudí’s whimsical modernist landmarks like the Sagrada Família church.

 

CapitalMadrid
Population: 46,733 million
Exchange Rate: US$ to Euro $1USD = 0.84 Euro
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Spain
Regions
Andalusia Aragon Asturias
Balearic Islands Basque Country Canary Islands
Cantabria Castile and León Castile-La Mancha
Catalonia Ceuta Extremadura
Galicia La Rioja Madrid
Melilla Murcia Navarre
Valencian Comm.

CITIES

Madrid Barcelona Valencia Seville Bilbao Málaga
Granada Palma Cartegena Cádiz Cordoba Pamplona

Spain: Figueres – Teatre-Museu Dalí; Salvador Dalí museum

Reaching Figueres late morning meant we beat the rush for visiting the Teatre-Museu Dalí, which houses a fabulous collection of his works and is also the site of his burial. The museum itself was originally a theatre that had fallen into ruin after it was burned during the Spanish Civil War. In the 1960 Dalí and the town mayor decided to rebuild it and dedicate it as a museum to the town’s most famous son.

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