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Calella of Palafrugell is an entity of population of the municipality of Palafrugell, region of Baix Empordà, province of Girona, in Catalonia. In 2005 it had 747 inhabitants.

Calella of Palafrugell is one of the coastal pedanías of Palafrugell placed in full Costa Brava, a picturesque locality and that there preserves the ancient delight of the peoples of the zone before the arrival of the tourism of masses. I populate of fishermen placed on a rocky coast splashed with small coves, placed along with another coastal and tourist nucleus as Llafranc. In the next End of Cap Roig one finds a botanical Garden of Cap Roig located, and in summer Festival of Cap Roig celebrates a musical festival.

Also there is known internationally his annual meeting of habaneras, which assembles thousands of persons in his beach to listen to this rhythm for diverse groups, fans and others of prestige inside the genre very popular in Catalonia, groups as Port Bo are original of Calella de Palafrugell.

In the ancient Hotel Batlle, already missing, singer Joan Manuel Serrat (my favorite), composed his song Mediterranean been inspired by certain way by the sceneries of this locality of the Costa Brava.

Two WS with other captures.

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