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Tag: tourism Hacienda Piedechinche

The Valle del Cauca offers an infinite number of beautiful tourist sites by visiting that they deslumbraran to travelers. All of these sites have the charm of the Vallecaucana culture, surrounded by great joy and sauce. The Valle del Cauca is located in the western part of the country between the regions of the Pacific and the Andes.It presents a wide variety of beautiful landscapes, especially moorlands, forests and Plains of the Pacific.It has urban tourist sites that show the history and culture, and, also, natural places such as parks. Because while in Cali Colombia, the traveler should visit the Hacienda Piedechinche, in the municipality of Santa Elena.Here is where the sugar cane Museum, actually a theme park to show the evolution of the sugar mills.It offers a sugar train rides and walks to horse by fields of sugar cane. Another must-see is the visit by this fantastic area is the Hacienda El Paraiso, the House where the writer Jorge Isaacs and his cousin they lived. It was in this place the inspiration of La Maria, the name of the main character, as well as the name of the book, which summarizes the Colombian romantic literature. There you will find the rooms and their personal effects, the garden in pink flower and stone wishing are carefully preserved. A forced pilgrimage for Catholics is to visit the town of Buga, with its crucified Christ known as the Mirage, which is located in the Basilica.Another reason to travel to Buga is a visit to the natural reserve of 75 hectares of dry tropical forest of El vinculo.Located in the foothills of the cordillera central, which hosts a variety of local fauna and is the seat of a biological station with the same name. On the way to Madrinal, visitors can admire the Sonso Lake, which covers an area of 2,045 acres that constitute the support of fishermen and their families and food for migratory birds originating in the northern hemisphere. In the city of Roldanillo, Museo Omar Beam exposes the pictorial work of this artist and other Latin Americans.After the visit, you can visit the vineyards of the municipality of La Union, they are incredible.In addition to the wineries, there are two hotels, one of luxury and the other, more discreet, a typical house in the region. Road going westward to connect Buga to Buenaventura’s port, on the coast of the Pacific, passes through areas of great interest for tourists.Lago Calima, for example, is the tank with the strongest winds of any third party in the world, a paradise for water sports.

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Tag: tourism Districts

Barcelona is a wonderful, big city with many districts different where for lodging. Here she is a small guide of the districts who will help to decide where to reserve a hotel him in Barcelona during his stay. Barri Gtic: it is placed next to the Boulevards in the Way Laietana. This zone is oldest of the city where it is possible to be seen many Roman rest. Also it is a charming place to walk in his precious alleys. A very pretty but perhaps too tourist zone for certain people. Raval: Located just next to the Boulevards in the map, between the Boulevards and Ronda Sant Antoni. (Source: Barclays). It was the old red district, but now it is a multicultural, vibrant and full district of life. A little miserly in some parts still has an atmosphere, but it has noticed many changes in this district. If you go a little more far, from the Way Laietana to the Parc of the Ciutadella, Shore is in the Born-La. You will find a pile of small stores, restaurants and discotheques. He was well-known as the old district of working-class but has become probably the fashionable zone in the city. L' Eixample (literally translated like " axis amplio") it was the area of the city constructed in century XIX, easy to see in the map thanks to the streets that are crossed perpendicularly (beyond the Catalonia Place). It is a very pretty zone of the city, with many elegant buildings, wide streets and with a pile of stores and restaurants. It is a district tuna with a traditional atmosphere. Another very popular zone with the tourists is the Barceloneta (its name means " small Barcelona"). It is the old district of the fishermen, next to the Port Bell (the old port). Here the typical food of Barcelona in a multitude of restaurants with many typical plates like seafood or paella can be tried. In addition, very people go to the old woman bars to request a vermouth in the morning. Grace: a little more far from the tourist zones, but owns a very interesting atmosphere with much moved. Located in the part it arrives of the Stroll of Grace. In fact, the Stroll of Grace was once the main highway of Barcelona until the old city of Grace. Park Gell is in the mountainous edge of Grace. In any case, all these districts are very central. It can lodge in some of them and walk until the interest places or but take the public transport. Miguel Vicente is a writer and it likes to travel. It writes on the hotels in Barcelona. It has found a good hotel in Barcelona for his next trip.

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