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Hello friends and colleagues, today I offer this beautiful view of the interesting tower, gleaming white with stork included, the interesting and pretty village of San Nicolás del Puerto, villa located in the Sierra Norte de Sevilla, I hope you like it to then a few letters on the villa.

San Nicolás del Puerto is a Spanish municipality in the province of Seville, Andalusia. It is located 93 kilometers northeast of Seville city, at 590 meters above sea level. It has an area of 44.88 km ² and a population of 681 inhabitants in 2008 according to the INE.

The first human settlement in the area date back to the distant times of the Celts, which are set in a place called Iporci. The Romans also left their mark, and there are many remains that testify to this, the most important of which is the stone bridge over the river Galindón, renovated in the Middle Ages. According to some authors, the Romans founded on the same settlement above town Fortuumade or Fortunales, located in areas of high strategic value. Other experts argue the existence here Hiporcia city, crossed by the Roman road that linked Hispalis with Emerita Augusta. After the dark over the Visigoths, Arabs are the architects of local progress through the exploitation of its silver mines. Also built a large fortress, the remains (one of the towers) still stand. The area happens to Christian power in the thirteenth century.

In 1594 part of the Kingdom of Seville in the Sierra Norte de Sevilla and had 97 neighbors.

Today its economy is based on tourism and sheep, pigs and goats.
Its historical and architectural heritage, highlights the Church of San Sebastian, located in the Plaza of Spain and is a simple but beautiful Mudejar building, inside which stands, among other things, the font where he was baptized then was San Diego de Alcala; and the Hermitage of San Diego, located on Route de la Dehesa, a couple of kilometers from the city center, and is also in Mudejar style.
Also form the bridge over the river Galindón of Roman origin although modified in medieval times part of its assets; the remains of a Moorish tower known as The Tower; Cruise and stone sixteenth century is on the edge of town.

The municipality is included in the Sierra Norte de Sevilla Natural Park and a few miles away is the Cerro del Hierro and Huesna Cascades.
Source Wikipedia.

Model: NIKON D3100
Software: PhotoScape
Exposure Time: 10/40000 sec
F-Stop: f/5.6
ISO Speed Ratings: 400
Focal Length: 38 mm
Date Taken: 2014-03-16 12:33
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