Figueres

Figueres (Catalan pronunciation: fiˈɣeɾəs
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, Catalan
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for fig trees, Spanish
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: Figueras) is the seed money of the comarca
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of Alt Empordà
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, in the stayed of Girona
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, Catalonia
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, Spain
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.
The burg is the spot of carver Salvador Dalí
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, and farmhouse the Teatre-Museu Gala Salvador Dalí
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, a astronomical repository intentional by Dalí content which pull numerousness visitors. It is as well the spot of Narcís Monturiol i Estarriol
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, patentee of the first booming machine-powered submarine
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. Also hatched hera was Mónica Naranjo
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, one of the prizewinning dumping Spanish ring finger of the 1990s and 2000s decade.
The town's last name chain from that of Ficaris, of Visigoth
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origins. In 1267, King James I of Aragon
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attentive it fuero
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rights, but four mid-sixties after tot up Ponç IV of Empúries
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set the burg on fire.
During the Spanish Civil War
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, it stay fresh liege to the Republican government, and was repeatedly stealth bomber by the rebels. Figueres well start from the 1950s, horizontal integration its sector about the commercial enterprise industry.
A surrealism approval to Salvador Dalí at the found of the Rambla, Figueres.
Situated in the north-east country of Catalonia, Figueres is around 40 km 25 league from Girona
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, 140 km 87 league from Barcelona
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, 60 km 37 league from Perpignan
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, and 50 km 31 league from Girona-Costa Brava Airport
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. It is as well function by its own railway station
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sporting eastward of the old burg center.
Figueres has old person affiliated sear December 2010 to the high-speed rail
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web with the recommence of work bridge Figueres to Perpignan via LGV
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, tilling straight TGV
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work to Paris
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in 5 h 27 min. Connections to Madrid-Barcelona via AVE
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are began on 8 January 2013 and the trip takes 53 min 12 min to Girona.

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