Tossa de Mar

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.

Tossa de Mar


Area: Beyond Barcelona
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Tossa de Mar
Paulina (17 Jul 2019 - 07:32)
How far is Tossa de Mar from Barcelona?
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K - 16 May 2024 - 09:12
T2 No smoking and no other food shops
Really not happy with this airport. Travel assisstance takes forever to get to you, language barriers and you're not advised of any area restrictions or limitations before during or after security. Security rush you through with"""rapidos"" which honestly made me want to cry with all the attention while struggling with a toddler in pushchair and autistic elder child . To find out then travel assistance don't stay with you, they leave and come back just before boarding if they bother to. Can't smoke or buy any other food other than sandwiches which where spotted with black bits?? Cant smoke after security. the last leg of our holiday and its been shite
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Hello Terry and Jelena, this is the info line of the aquarium Tel. +34 932 21 74 74 my be try this way, best,
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Photo we purchased.
We bought our photo but are unable to download it and now are unable to find an email address for assistance. The visit was very pleasant.
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Visca Barca, Visca Catalunya!
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Hello Marissa, This is our selection of hotels next to the port. https://www.barcelona.com/fr/hotels/barcelona-cruise-port Catalonia Port is very well located! best,
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The textile museum is now located in the Design Museum, and it’s just costumes. There is no technical information about textile production or creation. Be warned that there are NO EXHIBITS pre-1550.
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9 comments

  1. Tossa de Mar - Paulina (17 Jul 2019 - 07:32)

    How far is Tossa de Mar from Barcelona?

  2. 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!

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

    un caro saluto

  4. 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

  5. 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!!!!

  6. 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+

  7. 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.

  8. 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..

  9. 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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