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Tramontana Landscapes In the Empordà, the cold northerly tramontana wind has long been the object of innumerable literary references. It blows the clouds into strange shapes and leaves the sky clear and blue. Over the centuries, the […] Romina Ribera, archaeologist and cofounder of Glops d’Història Their leitmotif is to enhance wine tourism in the Empordà through historic and cultural heritage. The Glops d’Història team, made up of Oriol and Romina, combine three elements that they consider essential – archaeology, landscape […] Are You a Culture Vulture as Well as a Foodie? Here’s a route through the rich historic and cultural heritage of the province of Girona with the focus on the wide range of food and wine that you’ll find in each place. THE EMPORDÀ, A […] Girona, our Capital City Anyone that strolls through Girona and ends up getting lost in the maze of alleys in the Jewish quarter will understand the saying “Girona captivates me”, taken from Ricard Viladesau’s famous sardana. And it’s not […] Medieval Empordanet The peaceful atmosphere that still pervades the area known as Empordanet to this day is a marvellous sensation. Lying between the city of Girona and the seaside towns of the Costa Brava, in Baix Empordà, […] Be Inspired … To Be a Local! That’s what it’s all about, “being a local”. Visit wineries and dairy farms, meet the region’s farmers and discover for yourself the local produce that is grown around us with traditional, sustainable methods. Here are […]