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Figueres, Costa Brava, Spain

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Overview
Figueres is a coastal region of the Costa Brava worthy of its Salvador Dalí Theatre Museum. The town is the birthplace of Dalí.  

What to See
The Rambla, the shady main square is the center of social life in Figueres.

Its fortress, Castillo de San Fernando (Sant Ferran Castle) is the second biggest one in Europe which was built in 1743.

The gothic Sant Pere's Church rises in the middle of the town.

There is a wooden submarine in the harbor, nor far from the Naval Museum.

The biggest reason that Figueres is mostly visited for is the Dalí Theatre Museum. It is the second most visited museum in Spain after Prado Museum in Madrid. Everything reminds Salvador Dalí in the city of Figueres. There are also his works in the square in front of the museum. You are able to buy Dali related souvenirs from the variety of souvenir shops with fancy names such as Art Surrealista & Dalícatessen.

 
 
 
 


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