PALS - CATALONIA. SPAIN.
GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION
Plas is located inside the Baix Empordà (1) Pals consists of three centers: the medieval village, the masos and the beach, which provide it with a unique personality. With just over 2,500 inhabitants (2), its strategic location within the Empordà, as it is surrounded, in the next county, coves, walkways, parks, marine reserves and a long list of delightful villages full of history and cultural heritage (3).
(1) Entry of Pals on Wikipedia http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pals
(2) IDESCAT http://www.idescat.cat/emex/?id=171241&lang=es
(3) Pals Tourism http://www.palsturisme.com/es/pals-ampurdan-costa-brava.html
WHAT TO DO
Pals is ideal to discover on foot: letting lose genuine squares and cobbled streets.
MEDIEVAL OLD TOWN Situated on top of Puig Aspre, the medieval village presents her with an overview of all the Empordà. Highlights include the Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque church of Sant Pere (s. X), the belfry or Tower of the Hours (s. XI-XII) and the wall (s. XII-XIV). PALS BEACH Around dunes and pine trees, the beach of Pals is one of the longest of Costa Brava. Next to the golf course, gives a privileged view of the Medes Islands. http://www.palsturisme.com/es/informacion-playa-de-pals.html
Rice, the star ingredient kitchen Pals, more than five centuries is rooted in the area and is prepared with seafood and earth. The white and red meats, vegetables and fruits also stand out for their intense flavor in dishes that are made.
TELEPHONES AND LINKS
Local police: 972 667 777
City of Pals http://www.pals.cat