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Castle in Alburquerque

Castillo de Luna

Looming large above little Alburquerque is the intact Castillo de Luna. The centrepiece of a frontier defence system of forts, the castle occupies the site of its 13th-century Muslim predecessor and was subsequently…
Extremaduran in Alburquerque

El Fogón de Santa María

Order a plate of local jamón or queso at the outdoor terraza or venture into the atmospheric stone-walled dining area for a more substantial (and, typically for Extremadura, meat-dominated) meal of cochinillo confit…