The Castle of Cardona, Cardona, Catalonia, Spain.... www.castlesandmanorhouses.com .... The Castle of Cardona (Catalan: Castell de Cardona) is a medieval fortress situated on a hill overlooking the valley of the Cardener river. A fortress was constructed here by Wilfred the Hairy in 886. Today the castle is used as a parador, a state-run hotel. Because of its history, it has become significant to the Catalonian independence movement.
Have you ridden a Steel Donkey Barcelona Bike Tour
The meeting point for our Barcelona bike tour was deep in the Gothic Quarter. As we wandered through looking for our meeting point we passed churches, part of the Roman walls, we could see washing dangling from balconies and Catalan independence flags flying proudly