Aerial view of platja de l'Illot beach, in l'Amettla de Mar, Costa Dorada, Catalonia, Spain

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Costa Daurada & Around

‘Costa Daurada’ (Golden Coast) instantly conjures up the scent of sunscreen, salty air and sizzling seafood. Extending southwest from Barcelona to the border with Valencia region, this undisputedly developed stretch of Catalonia's coastline is crammed with sandy beaches, holidaymakers and heaving seaside resorts, but it's also a surprisingly multi-faceted region.


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