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Tossa de Mar is a beautiful town with cobbled streets, a magnificent ancient castle and a beautiful mountainous hinterland with lush green valleys, gorges and natural springs. There's a bustling beach life in this attractive resort that appeals to couples and families rather than all night revellers.

Medieval Tossa dates back to the year 966 and in 1187 the castle was built on the headland to defend the town against sea borne invaders. Today it's invaded by foreign tourists who delight in the sense of history and wonderful views from the highest point of this ancient town.

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Tossa de Mar


Area: Beyond Barcelona
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estate 1978
adelio (4 Jan 2011 - 22:45)
una vacanza irripetibile:la musica degli anni 70 le discoteche di allora.:caffe 800 e il Paradiso le bevute di sangria quanti litri? le ragazze di Tossa ...speciali!!!!! che nostalgia!
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8 comments

  1. estate 1978 - adelio (4 Jan 2011 - 22:45)

    una vacanza irripetibile:la musica degli anni 70 le discoteche di allora.:caffe 800 e il Paradiso le bevute di sangria quanti litri? le ragazze di Tossa ...speciali!!!!! che nostalgia!

  2. loli - adelio (7 Dec 2010 - 17:45)

    un caro saluto

  3. taxi - faymond (7 May 2008 - 17:55)

    how much approx would we be expected to pay for a taxi from the airport to tossa da mar

  4. Aiuto!!! ALBERT & TANG !! - Prinsesse K. (11 Apr 2008 - 23:06)

    Visto che c'è già un messaggio precedente simile ne approfitto! :-)
    Sono stata a Tossa De Mar in vacanza intorno al 1999 - 2000 - 2001 ( bellissimo luogo). In spiaggia ho conosciuto un signore molto simpatico francese ( non ricordo con certezza se fosse di Carcassonne) che aveva un appartamento lì e quindi trascorreva sempre le sue vacanze a Tossa. Adesso potrebbe avere intorno i 70 anni e si dovrebbe chiamare Albert.
    E poi ricordo un bravissimo ritrattista ( di cui ho ancora il mio ritratto) che disegnava nella piazza, c'era sempre moltissima folla intorno incuriositi dalla sua tecnica originale. Si chiamava Tang.
    Qualcuno può aiutarmi??
    Grazie!!!!

  5. hello - ME ALLISON (13 Dec 2007 - 00:49)

    I did a report about this contry it was one of the best reports I did and I got a A+

  6. ballerino Albert - Giorgio (21 Apr 2007 - 11:11)

    Si, se non l'hai già ritrovato, si probabilmente posso rintracciarlo, ho la casa a Tossa da una vita.

  7. HeLp! - V (21 Feb 2007 - 22:58)

    Ciao a tutti, sono italiana e sto cercando un ballerino di Tossa de Mar.. si chiama Albert e ha circa 24 anni..lo so che è difficile ma qualcuno può aiutarmi?Grazie..

  8. Tossa de Mar - Maria Dolores Bes (30 Apr 2006 - 02:45)

    I have been in Tossa and it is one of the best towns I have ever been. I took my American husband and son of 7
    Had the best time ever

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