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Iznajar

Iznajar is a town and municipal area in the province of Cordoba in Andalucia, southern Spain. Located at 37°15′N 4°18′W, it lies on the Genil river approximately 110 km from the provincial capital of Cordoba very close to the borders with both Ma ...

Jabalcon

Jabalcon or Cerro Jabalcon is a mountain near the city of Baza in the Granada province in Spain. It reaches a height of 1.494 metres above sea level. At the foot of Javalon are the Baños de Zujar baths of Zujar. They maintain a temperature over 3 ...

Province of Jaen (Spain)

Jaen is a province of southern Spain, in the eastern part of the autonomous community of Andalusia. It is bordered by the provinces of Ciudad Real, Albacete, Granada and Cordoba. Its capital is Jaen city. Its area is 13.484 km². Its population is ...

Jimera de Libar

Jimera de Libar is a town and municipality in the province of Malaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. The municipality is situated approximately 26 kilometres from Ronda and sits at an altitude of 540 metres. It i ...

Jodar

Jodar is a city located in the province of Jaen, Spain. According to the 2008 census, the city has a population of 12119 inhabitants. The main activity of the local population is the production of great amounts of extra virgin olive oil, as well ...

Juzcar

Juzcar is a village and municipality in the province of Malaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It is situated in the east of province in the Valle del Genal. The municipality is situated approximately 22 kilometr ...

La Carolina

La Carolina is a city and municipality located in the province of Jaen, Spain. According to the 2014 census, the municipality has a population of 15.808 inhabitants.

La Celada

La Celada is an aldea, or attached village, of the larger white pueblo of Iznajar in the southernmost part of the province of Cordoba, Spain. With a population suggested to be in the region of 600, the primary economy of this aldea is olive picki ...

La Roda de Andalucia

La Roda de Andalucia is a municipality of the Province of Seville, Andalusia, Spain. In 2005 it had a population of 4.322 inhabitants and an area of 320 square kilometres. The density is 56.1 ihhab/km². It is located at an altitude of 405 metres ...

Lora del Rio

Lora del Rio is a city and municipality located in the province of Seville, Spain. According to the 2006 census by INE, it has a population of 19.077 inhabitants.

Los Caños de Meca

Los Caños de Meca is a small seaside village to the east of Cape Trafalgar on the Costa de la Luz of Spain. It is part of the province of Cadiz and the autonomous region of Andalusia. Los Caños de Meca history is related to the Straits of Gibralt ...

Los Remedios

Los Remedios is a district of Seville, the regional capital of Andalusia, Spain. It is located on the Isla de La Cartuja, south of the district of Triana, between two forks of the Guadalquivir river. It is linked by bridge to the city centre and ...

Macharaviaya

Macharaviaya is a municipality in the province of Malaga in the mountains of the autonomous community of Andalusia in the south of Spain. It is located in the comarca of La Axarquia. The village was built upon the ruins of an old Moorish settleme ...

Matalascañas

Matalascañas is the name of a beach and resort within the Municipality of Almonte, Province of Huelva, in southern Spain. It is known for having an ancient upside down tower on the sand called Torre la Higuera, one of the seven defense towers bui ...

Mollina

Mollina is the premier wine and olive oil producing town in the province of Malaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Mollina produces up to 90% of all Malaga denominacion wine and features the award winning wine br ...

Monda

Monda is a town and municipality in the province of Malaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It is located near Sierra Blanca and Sierra de las Nieves in the comarca of Sierra de las Nieves. The municipality is sit ...

Montenegro, Spain

Montenegro is a cortijada or hamlet part of the municipality of Alpujarra de la Sierra, Andalucia, Spain. It currently has only 5 adult inhabitants. It is located on the old GR 7 trading route now a long-distance footpath that runs from Algeciras ...

Montes de Malaga

Montes de Malaga is a mountain range of the Penibaetic System in Malaga Province, Andalusia, Spain. Its highest point is the 1.030 m high Cresta de la Reina peak. Other notable peaks are San Anton, Coronado, Monte Victoria and Gibralfaro. The ran ...

Montilla

Montilla is a town and municipality of Spain, located in the autonomous community of Andalusia. As of 2017, the town had a population of 23.209, which makes it the fourth most populated municipality of the Province of Cordoba. It lies 32 miles so ...

Montoro

It is located about 45 kilometres 28 mi east-northeast of the capital of the province, Cordoba. In 2008, the city had an estimated population of 9.895, with 4.897 men and 4.998 women. Montoro was known as Epora in Roman times, and became an impor ...

Niebla, Spain

Niebla is a town and municipality located in the province of Huelva, in Andalusia, southern Spain. It lies on the banks of the Rio Tinto, 30 km from Huelva and 60 km from Seville. According to the 2008 census, it has a population of 4.200 inhabit ...

Osuna

Osuna is a town and municipality in the province of Seville, southern Spain, in the autonomous community of Andalusia. As of 2009, it has a population of c. 17.800. It is the location of the Andalusian Social Economy School. Among famous people a ...

Palma del Rio

Palma del Rio is a city located in the province of Cordoba, Spain. According to the 2006 census by the Instituto Nacional de Estadistica, the city has a population of 20.640.

El Palmar de Troya

El Palmar de Troya is a village near the city of Utrera, in Andalusia in southwestern Spain. With a population of 2.423, it is particularly known for the cathedral of the Palmarian Catholic Church, a schismatic Catholic sect founded by Clemente D ...

Parque del Centenario

The Parque del Centenario is a park located in Algeciras. It was established in 2007 thanks to the collaboration between the Port Authority of the Bay of Algeciras and City Hall to mark the hundredth anniversary of the Algeciras Conference. The p ...

Paseo Cornisa

Paseo Cornisa is a park in Algeciras, Spain. It was inaugurated in May 2007. It stretches for just over a kilometre between Punta del Cementerio and Punta del Almirante in the north of the city near the old cemetery and parallel to the Playa del ...

Pedro Abad

Pedro Abad is a small town located in the province of Cordoba, Spain. According to the 2006 census, the city has a population of 2934 inhabitants.

Peña de los Enamorados

Peña de los Enamorados is a mountain near the city of Antequera, Malaga Province, Andalusia, Spain. It reaches a height of 880 metres above sea level.

Peñarroya-Pueblonuevo

Peñarroya-Pueblonuevo is a Municipality located in the province of Cordoba, Spain. According to the 2014 census, the municipality has a population of 385 inhabitants. Its postal code is 14200. It is a mining town located in the Sierra Morena, at ...

Periana

Periana is a town and municipality in the province of Malaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It belongs to the comarca of La Axarquia. The municipality is situated approximately 23 kilometres from Velez and 48 fr ...

Playa de El Chinarral

Playa de El Chinarral is a beach in the municipality of Algeciras, southeastern Spain. It overlooks the Bay of Algeciras and the tip of the rock of Gibraltar. It is approximately 250 metres in length and 40 metres wide on average. It is located b ...

Playa de El Rinconcillo

Playa de El Rinconcillo is a beach in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain, located to the north of the city of Algeciras, near the neighborhood of El Rinconcillo. It looks across to the rock of Gibraltar and La Linea de la Concepcion. It exte ...

Playa de Getares

Playa de Getares is a beach in the municipality of Algeciras, southeastern Spain. It overlooks the Bay of Gibraltar about 5 kilometres south of the city of Algeciras, between Punta San Garcia and Punta Carnero, where the cliffs begin on the Strai ...

Playa de La Alcaidesa

Playa de La Alcaidesa is a beach in the municipality of La Linea de la Concepcion, in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain. It has a length of about 4.3 kilometres and average width of about 60 metres. It i s a busy beach north of the city and ...

Playa de La Atunara

Playa de La Atunara is a beach in the municipality of La Linea de la Concepcion, in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain. It has a length of about 1.5 kilometres and average width of about 90 metres. It is a busy beach and bordered on the sout ...

Playa de Levante (La Linea de la Concepcion)

Playa de Levante is a beach in the municipality of La Linea de la Concepcion, in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain, located to the north of Gibraltar. It has a length of about 2.2 kilometres and average width of about 30 metres. It is a bus ...

Playa de Santa Barbara

Playa de Santa Barbara is a beach in the municipality of La Linea de la Concepcion, in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain, located to the north of Gibraltar. It has a length of about 700 metres and average width of about 40 metres. It is a b ...

Playa de Torrenueva (La Linea de la Concepcion)

Playa de Torrenueva is a beach in the municipality of La Linea de la Concepcion, in the Province of Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain, located to the northeast of Gibraltar. It has a length of about 1.250 metres and average width of about 120 metres. It is ...

Porcuna

Porcuna is a village and municipality in the province of Jaen in Andalusia, Spain, 42 km from Jaen and 50 km from Cordoba. The primary occupation of the 6.990 inhabitants is olive growing. The main tourist attractions are the tower of Boabdil, th ...

Pozoblanco

Pozoblanco is a town in the province of Cordoba, southern Spain, in the north-central part of the autonomous community of Andalusia. It is located near the headwaters of the Guadamatillas and of other small sub-tributaries of the Guadiana, in the ...

Prado del Rey

Human remains have been found dating back to the Paleolithic but the first mention in ancient sources of activity in the area described what was in the Roman city of Iptuci, cited by Pliny as a "Civitas" capable of minting its own currency. From ...

Puente Genil

Puente Genil is a Spanish city in the province of Cordoba, autonomous community of Andalusia. It is situated about 45 miles from the provincial capital, Cordoba. It has a population of around 30.000 people.

Punta Umbria

Punta Umbria is a town and municipality in the province of Huelva, part of the Spanish autonomous community of Andalusia. It is a fishing village located on the banks of the Rio Odiel river and across the water from the capital, Huelva. It is sur ...

Quesada, Spain

Quesada is a Spanish municipality in the province of Jaen, in Andalusia. It is located in the Alto Guadalquivir region and its inhabitants are called quesadenses or quesadeños. It has an area of 328.7 km² and 5483 inhabitants according to the 201 ...

Rincon de la Victoria

Rincon de la Victoria is a municipality in the province of Malaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It is the municipality with the highest well-being in the province of Malaga, according to the Synthetic Indicator of Ec ...

Riogordo

Riogordo is a small town and municipality of around 3.000 inhabitants in Malaga province in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. It is situated in the centre of the comarca of Axarquia that runs east and inland of Malaga as fa ...

Rute

Rute is a municipality in the province of Cordoba, Spain. It lies between Iznajar to the South East, and Lucena to the North West. Its primary economy centres on the extensive production of foodstuffs including dozens of different makes of Anis a ...

San Juan de Aznalfarache

San Juan de Aznalfarache is a city located in the province of Seville, Spain. According to the 2006 census, the city has a population of 20.121 inhabitants. Despite being a separate municipality, San Juan is in the metropolitan area of Seville, t ...

Sanlucar de Guadiana

Sanlucar de Guadiana is a localidad in the province of Huelva, Andalusia, Spain, situated 55 km from the city of Huelva. The inhabitants are known as Sanluqueños. The village borders the Guadiana River, which is tidal at this point, but the highe ...

Santaella

Santaella is a village located in the province of Cordoba, Spain. According to the 2006 census, the village has a population of 6.002 inhabitants.