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Palamos, Costa Brava, Spain

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Overview
Palamos is another coastal region of the Costa Brava worthy of its beautiful sandy beach and the huge boat harbor. The historic harbor is great for sightseeing. The big anchoring area has three parts used for tourism, trade and fishing.

Watersports are popular at the town. Motor boat parachuting and water skiing is very popular. Also romantic sunset boat trips are recommended.

There is a seashell museum worth seeing with a tourist fish market.

There are lots of quality restaurants offering variety of good seafood such as ray, cuttlefish, innumerable varieties of clams and octopuses.

San Feliu de Guixols is the biggest city and a popular holiday resort of the coast. The monument of Ferran Agullo (the poet) and Archeological Museum worth seeing.

The ruins belonging to a 10th century Benedict monastery may be seen on Placa de Monestilla. The monastery was built as a fortress first to protect the city against the pirates of Majorca.

Casino la Castansia is a popular place for chess lovers in Palamos.

 
 
 
 


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