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Girona: In Barcelona’s Shadow

Girona is a city of stairways, all of them going up. Or so it seems. The ancient Catalan city covers a craggy promontory rearing above the juncture of the Onyar and Ter Rivers. It was a defensive position lusted after by the original Iberians, colonial Romans, the invading Arabs, and by Charlemagne, who took the […]

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