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Albarracín is considered one of the nicest towns in Spain. It is located in the south-east of the Teruel province and it is currently proposed for belonging to the UNESCO World Heritage. It has a very interesting old city, with monuments like the Cathedral, the Episcopal Palace, the Castle (XI century) and the walls that surround the city. Another charachteristic is the red tonality of the houses, due to the plaster used when they were build.

The town also is situated in a privileged nature region, near the Sierra de Albarracin and Montes Universales mountains, where many rivers like Tajo, Jucar, Gabriel and Jiloca.

For me has been a very nice surprise and a big pleasure to stay a weekend in such a beautiful town and its surroundings.
Albarracín B&W Albarracin, seen from its wall Peaceful wishes... Roof The stairway keeper...
The red town... Peaceful life at the street... Love is blind, but sometimes it can see the colours...;-) Albarracín Casa de Santiago
Wooden balconies Crystalline waters... Jamón jamón... Going to get dry... Water thread
Follow the wall and you'll arrive to heaven... Behind the arches... Old bridge... Therapy against dizzy...:-) Good place to capture the moment...
Three towers... Medieval wall... Chaotic windows & balconies Cranes The ancient wall
Face to Face Burning sky... Aligned sources... Slow flow... A field of cranes...
A crowded sky... Looking for birds... Follow the way... Frozen water... Shapes in the air...
From the balcony... Capturing the 'Balcony'... Flying cranes Crane's feathers