Extremadura Travel Guide

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Mérida

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55,213,13

Badajoz

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7,53,19

Guadalupe

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12,40,2

Cáceres

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74,212,52

Trujillo

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13,84,12

Plasencia

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5,18,1

Zafra

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2,16,6

Jarandilla de la Vera

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3,4,0

Alburquerque

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4,12,0

Santa Marta de Magasca

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0,40,0

Hornachos

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5,11,0

Guijo de Santa Bárbara

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0,0,1

Mérida

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  • From Madrid to Merida: by plane?

    Mérida Transportation

    Actually, there is an airport in Talavera la Real, Badajoz, about 45 kms. far from Merida. It has some daily flights to Madrid, but I don't think it is very useful to visit Merida. In the end, if you add up how long it takes you to go from Madrid downtown to Barajas Airport, how long you have to arrive there in advance, how long the flight is and...

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  • Aparthotel Capitolina

    Mérida Hotels

    Castelar, 1, Mérida, 06800, Spain

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • The Weather in Mérida

    Mérida Favorites

    You would say that the Summer in Extremadura are very hot, so, try to go there in other season.To know more, check www.inm.es/web/infmet/predi/locali/EXB.html (Spanish), and look for Mérida.

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Badajoz

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  • Alcazaba de Badajoz

    Badajoz Things to Do

    The fortress was constructed originally by Inb Narwan of Chiquilli (875). It is located in the highest part of the city, it is conserved barely respecting the configuration of the Arab kings of Badajoz. Torre de la Atalaya was erected by Arabs in century XII and, without a doubt, it is most outstanding of the flanking towers of the Arab fortress,...

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  • NH Gran H. Casino Extremadura

    Badajoz Hotels

    Adolfo Diaz Ambrona, 11, Badajoz, Extremadura, 06006, Spain

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 5 out of 5 stars

  • Puerta de Palmas

    Badajoz Things to Do

    Perhaps is the more representative monument of the city. It consists of a door ready in front of the Bridge of Palms, flanked by two solid crowned cylindrical towers of battlements.

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Guadalupe

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Cáceres

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  • ACTIVITIES IN THE VALLEY OF AMBROZ

    Cáceres Things to Do

    Enjoy all the activities you can do within Agritourism Acebuche and knows the Valley Ambroz. Monfragüe Alive Notes and enjoy Monfragüe National Park, a valuable natural area, through activities carefully designed and guided tours by expert naturalists. Activities adventure, hiking, sporting events and even paintball. More information:...

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  • Parador

    Cáceres Hotels

    This Parador was built inside a 14th century Palace.

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  • Palacio de los Mayoralgo

    Cáceres Things to Do

    The Palacio de los Mayoralgo ( Mayoralgo's Palace ) was built in 1537 and has Renaissance and Gothic style details. Inside the palace, there is a mudejar attic dating from the 14th century. There is a Bl?zquez-Mayoralgo's family shield and the transcription ""S? t? Se?or para nosotros torre de fortaleza y se renovar? como la del ?guila, nuestra...

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Trujillo

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Plasencia

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Zafra

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  • BULLFIGHTING

    Zafra Things to Do

    The bullfight starts with a trumpet flourish and the bull charging. Anger management is not a bull's strong suit. The peones (the matador's footmen and bullfighters in training) calm things down a bit with capes, and eventually the bull stops running around like crazy. The matador does some high-speed work with the bull, and then the banderilleros...

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  • Parador de Zafra

    Zafra Hotels

    Plaza Corazon de Maria 7, Zafra, Extremadura, 06300, Spain

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

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Jarandilla de la Vera

Alburquerque

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  • Roam around the castle walls

    Alburquerque Things to Do

    Head up to the castle if you are not already staying in it, and make your way around the castle walls, check out the view - out and down!! and over the town,Imagine being a border post guard here defending against the invaders!

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  • Pub in a Church

    Alburquerque Restaurants

    In my home town there is a pub in an old bank, apothek, even in toilet, but they have not invented to change a church into a pub! A rumor tells that the parish wanted to repair the church, but the expences were too high, so they had to sell the church to pay repairing men their salary.

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Hornachos

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  • The City Fountains

    Hornachos Things to Do

    Visit the various city fountains. They were used to provide the village with drinking water that came from the springs of the Sierra de Hornachos and to wash.

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  • Moorish and Christian fountains

    Hornachos Off The Beaten Path

    Around the village you cand find som fountains that takes water from the springs of the Hornachos's sierra in to the village. People used to came here to wash and pick up water for daily tasks. today they are to refresh and for the animals. they date from the moorish period or even before and they've been used untill the water arrived into the...

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  • Visit the castle Up at Hornachos sierra

    Hornachos Off The Beaten Path

    Climbing to the Hornachos's castle gives you an Idea of the importance of the emplacement od the village as it wass on a cross road and at the beggining of a valley where tierra de Barros (Mud land) lays. The castle ruins dominates the whole village and valley. and also is the entrance of the Hornacho's sierra where you can find caves and some bush...

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Guadalupe Hotels
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Zafra Hotels
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Llerena Hotels
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