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Corpus Festivities in Ourense

Ourense prepares for nine days of celebration. From June 24th the city will live its biggest holidays, the Corpus fiestas. In the city, some of the biggest artists and bands in the national scene, such as Burning, León Benavente, Sweet California and Iván Ferreiro, will be...

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Ourense, a city in love with culture and letters

Ourense always had a special relationship with the world of arts and culture. In its most splendid moment, at the beginning of the 20th century, it came to be known as the "Athens of Galicia", the birthplace of the so-called Nós Generation, intellectuals who led...

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Cathedral Basilica of San Martiño in Ourense

It is one of the treasures of the city and one of the main axes of the historic center of Ourense, which began to be built in the 12th century and which houses different styles (Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassical and current). It is considered...

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Ourense y su Carnaval mágico

Tradición, ironía, ganas de divertirse y mucho humor. Así es el Carnaval (también llamado Antroido o Entroido) en Ourense, donde tiene una larga proyección popular. En esta ciudad hay dos días muy especiales: el de comadres y el de compadres. El día de comadres se...

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Ourense hosts a new edition of XANTAR

One more year Ourense becomes a great center of restoration and exaltation of the best of the gastronomy with the celebration of the International Salon of Gastronomic tourism, XANTAR, that this year fulfills the majority of age. The fair, which will take place from 1st to...