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Hello friends and colleagues, today I present a new view of the mountain village of Olvera with part of its countryside, I hope you like it, then some letters on the town.

Olvera is a municipality and town in the Spanish province of Cadiz, in the autonomous community of Andalusia. It is included in the region of the Sierra de Cádiz, within the judicial district of Arcos de la Frontera. Gets the title of city in 1877 granted by Alfonso XII. Door "White Towns of Andalusia" Olvera is located northeast of the Cadiz mountains, being bordering the provinces of Seville and Malaga. In 2012 it had 8494 inhabitants. Its surface area is 194 square kilometers and a population density of 44.1 inhabitants / km². It is located at an altitude of 643 meters above sea level and 130 km from the provincial capital, Cadiz.

Most of their land in agricultural areas consist principally engaged in olive growing, being integrated into the Spanish Association of Olive Municipalities, an organization founded in Olvera in 1996. Its excellent production of olive oil has allowed its oil industry It has been included in the designation of origin Sierra de Cádiz, with other peoples of the region and the province of Seville. Another important economic activity is industry, having to his credit since 1990 the Rainbow Cooperative Award awarded by the Junta de Andalucía.

For the municipality of Olvera Greenway elapses the Sierra, the only route declared of tourist interest in Andalusia. It has also been considered the best greenway in Europe in 2005 and 2009. Also within the territory is olvereño Nature Reserve Rock of Zaframagón stands out as the largest nesting vultures in Andalusia and one of the largest in Europe .

Arab roots village was conquered by Alfonso XI in 1327 incorporating the kingdom of Castile. Restocking by Christian part was conducted through a town charter. During the war of independence, Olvera will host a French detachment.

The locality is declared a historic-artistic since 1983, with several civil and religious monuments of great artistic and architectural value. It also has several festivals declared of tourist interest such as Easter or Quasimodo Monday, being the oldest festival of the province of Cadiz.
Source: Wikipedia.

Model: NIKON D3100
Software: PhotoScape
Exposure Time: 10/12500 sec
F-Stop: f/5.0
ISO Speed Ratings: 400
Focal Length: 18 mm
Date Taken: 2014-11-19 13:28
Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
File Size: 283 kb

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