Blanes

Blanes town in the autonomous community of Catalonia.

Located on the coast of the province of Girona. It is considered the first town on the Costa Brava, so it is known as the “Gateway of the Costa Brava. In Roman times it’s called Blanda. The township consists of 18.29 square kilometers. and belongs to the region of the Forest.

Blanes is also a popular tourist village within the Spanish territory, where its coves and beaches surrounded by mountains make this a place of special charm and beauty. Formerly, the town’s economy was based almost entirely on the primary sector, fishing, agriculture. From the second half of the twentieth century was an economic revolution, led primarily by the emergence of a fledgling textile industry and a strong tourism sector as engines that follow the current economy of the town, although leaving some space in traditional sectors.

During the summer months Blanes is taken by thousands of tourists who come for their holidays in our town. Its beaches and crystalline waters of the Mediterranean climate are very attractive to do all kinds of watersports, sailing, diving, etc.. Despite the advance of time and the growing.

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