Catalonia

Video tour of Catalunya - From Girona to the Pyrenees by JD Andrews

Monastery of Sant Pere de Rodes at Sunset, Port de la Selva Spain by JD Andrews

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Photo Tour - Monastery of Santa Maria de Ripoll, Spain by JD Andrews

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The Benedictine Monastery in Ripoll was founded by Count Wilfred "The Hairy" in the 9th century.

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The main feature of the monastery is its Romanesque front façade dating from the 12th century, which is divided into seven horizontal strips, in which Biblical, historical and allegorical scenes are depicted.

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The two-story cloister is located on the south side of the church.

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Location

Plaza de l'Abat Oliba 

LocationPlaza de l'Abat Oliba17500 Ripoll (Girona)

Mushroom Fever in Catalonia Spain by JD Andrews

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Chef, Francesc Rovira, of the Michelin Star Restaurant Xesc Fonda, takes us on a trip through the Forrest in Gombrén Spain.

Teaching us what to look for when hunting the best tasting mushrooms and which ones can be deadly. 

Then we take the best ones back to Xesc Fonda, where the chef creates some amazing dishes from our discoveries.

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Girona, The Beautiful City in the Northeast of Catalonia, Spain by JD Andrews

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