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Accommodation and villas in Costa Brava
With all the treasures Catalonia has to offer, there is an abundance of unique and comfortable accommodation. Be sure to choose the best for your budget and consider renting an apartment or a villa in Costa Brava, Costa Dorada, Costa de Maresme or Costa de Garraf.
When booking an apartment or a villa in Costa Brava short-term, you are guaranteed to save when you consider the amount of living space you get. Apartment rentals in Costa Brava are much more suitable for comfortable living and active vacations, and luxury accommodation in Costa Brava offers even more freedom and comfort.
If you are travelling with a group, renting a villa in Costa Brava may be optimal for your vacation. Villa rentals in Costa Brava offer the unique opportunity to socialize in the complete privacy of the Catalan countryside. Rental villas in Spain have numerous living areas, bedrooms and bathrooms, a garden and a swimming pool, a fully equipped kitchen, a mountain or a sea view. No neighbours, no city bustle or noise, just relaxation. Many villas that we offer in Costa Brava and Costa Dorada are ancient monuments.
You may also rent a villa in Spain for a beach vacation on the Balearic Islands - Mallorca, Ibiza and Menorca. The capital of the Balearic Achipelago, Palma, offers visitors a wide selection of short-term apartment rentals.
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Monastery of Santa María (Ripoll)

The main sight of Ripoll is the monastery of Santa Maria (Monasterio de Santa María), built by the decree of Count Wifredo El Velloso (Wilfred the Hairy) in 888. The monastery played many important cultural roles in the Middle Ages, including the writing of religious manuscripts, among which were three Bibles that are now preserved in the Vatican. This role is basis enough for some historians to assert that the Catalan nation was founded in Ripoll by Wifredo El Velloso.

There is very little left of the original monastery structure, which used to be a splendid example of Roman architecture: only the pillared gallery of the 11th century and the inner two-level courtyard remain. The monastery received its present appearance at the end of the 19th century as a result of a massive reconstruction triggered by the destruction brought by an earthquake and the Carlist wars.

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