Arcos de la Frontera


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Arcos de la Frontera

(är`kōs dā lä frōntā`rä), town (1990 pop. 27,722), Cádiz prov., S Spain, in Andalusia, on a rocky hill above the Guadalete River. A Gothic church and the palace of the duke of Arcos are at the summit. Wine and olive oil are produced. The Moors were driven out in 1250, and it became a Christian town near the border with Muslim Spain.
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CYCLING: Aussie Michael Matthews snatched the overall leader's red jersey at the Tour of Spain when he perfectly timed his effort to beat Ireland's Dan Martin in a sprint to the line and win the third stage from Cadiz to Arcos de la Frontera.
8-kilometre ride from Cadiz to Arcos de la Frontera in a time of five hours, 12 minutes and 14 seconds.
The Australian was a 9-1 shot behind favourite Peter Sagan and timed his finishing burst to perfection on the small rise to the finish line in Arcos de la Frontera, edging out Irish rival Dan Martin by the length of a wheel.
From the lovely village of Arcos de la Frontera, 30 miles from Cadiz, through the Sierra de Cadiz Mountains of Andalusia, finishing 185 miles away at Castellar de la Frontera, 50 miles from Marbella.
Nuestro servicio de Nefrologia ademas tiene tres centros perifericos concertados de hemodialisis que dependen de nosotros, uno en Jerez, otro en Sanlucar de Barrameda y otro, recientemente inaugurado, en Arcos de la Frontera.
ARCOS de la Frontera - 20 minutes east of Jerez - is a Moorish town on a crag above Rio Guadalete.
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It is a peaceful and idyllic setting about an hour-and-a-half's drive from Seville Airport and close to the town of Arcos de la Frontera.
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The hotel is a converted palace in Arcos de la Frontera, a hilltop village which, as the name suggests, once stood on the frontier between Christian Spain and the Moors.