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Tossa de Mar
30-DEC-2012

Tossa de Mar

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Tossa de Mar is the most attractive of the bigger resort towns, and a particularly nice place to arrive by Crucero. In the Vila Vella (Old Town) cobbled streets with stone cottages lead up to a lighthouse with impressive views of the bay. Outside the old walls there are steep, whitewashed narrow streets full of bars and restaurants. There are a plenty of good places to eat in Tossa. Can Tonet on Plaça de l’Esglesia has been going since 1900. The Municipal Museum has got the only Chagall painting in Spain, named the Celestial Violinist. (Chagall holidayed here in 1934). The museum also has some Roman mosaics excavated at a nearby 2nd-century villa, named Turissa, from where Tossa derives its name

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alfredo camba jr.24-Jan-2014 01:22
Wonderful capture of a beautiful scenery! V
francoisconstantin15-Jul-2013 22:03
So beautiful!!!
Greeney11-Feb-2013 16:16
Fantastic view & beautiful green, V!
Don19-Jan-2013 21:04
great setting for a town!
Tom LeRoy13-Jan-2013 08:33
Excellent coastline capture. A breathtaking view and a great place to visit. V
Yvonne13-Jan-2013 04:07
What an awesome view Jose, the colouring is so lovely! v
Dennis Hoyne13-Jan-2013 03:49
A stunning capture of this beautiful location, well done, Jose! V
Walter O. Koenig13-Jan-2013 01:01
A wonderful view made even better by this beautiful lighting. "V"
marie-jose wolff12-Jan-2013 23:43
very nice scenery, wonderful light! V
gary rouleau12-Jan-2013 23:21
Beautiful coastline, nicely captured.
larose forest photos12-Jan-2013 22:44
This just looks so inviting. And no snow in December! I wouldn't mind a few weeks here. Love your grand shot. VV
Mildred Alpern12-Jan-2013 22:40
If it was good enough for Chagall, it is good enough for me. Great view.
Robbie D7012-Jan-2013 22:36
A beautiful picture and a place I would like to visit.
On part of a long Spanish tour if possible.
I hope they do not over develop and spoil what they have here, I notice there seems to be a very large hotel in the mid ground under construction.
David Lewins LRPS12-Jan-2013 22:21
Beautiful capture with strong lead in lines.
Richard Glenn12-Jan-2013 22:01
A very picturesque setting. A beautiful composition with fantastic light. V
Marcia Colelli12-Jan-2013 21:33
Beautiful perspective. Nice warm light and great detailed V
John Reynolds12-Jan-2013 21:29
Wonderful coastal scene. V.
bill friedlander12-Jan-2013 20:59
Stunning! Beautiful scene and lovely light! Cliffs and beach... great combination! V
Jim Coffman12-Jan-2013 20:56
OMG, this is awesome!!!!!
Brian with an Eye12-Jan-2013 20:56
Love the view. A beautiful setting for the town.
danad12-Jan-2013 20:54
A great image : Beautiful landscape with a warm light very well framed. V.
Barri Olson12-Jan-2013 20:41
Wow, what a place and what a view.
Martin Lamoon12-Jan-2013 20:35
Great capture of this stunning scenery. v
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