Costa Brava


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Costa Brava

(kō`stä brä`vä), a strip of coastline, Girona prov., NE Spain, in Catalonia, near the French border on the Mediterranean. One of the most agriculturally rich areas of Spain, it has enjoyed a booming tourist industry since the end of World War II.

Costa Brava

a coastal region of NE Spain along the Mediterranean, extending from Barcelona to the French border: many resorts
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BEIRUT: Beirut's southern suburbs Thursday averted a pileup of garbage around the capital by giving the government one month to find an alternative destination for trash currently dumped in the Costa Brava landfill.
Modeled after its sold-out retreats in Iceland, the Colorado Rockies and Moab, Utah, the Costa Brava Running + Wellness Retreat offers women a week-long immersion in healthy running techniques while exploring one of Europe's most stunning costal landscapes.
www.cosmos.co.uk, 0844 573 4261 COSTA BRAVA 7-night mobile home stay for PS199.95 Stay at one of the Costa Brava's oldest resorts on a coach trip with Harry Shaw.
UK travellers and golf enthusiasts keen to improve their game at one of the best golf courses in Spain, will now be able to reach the golfing destinations of the Costa Brava with a new high speed train link.
Matt Hall, deputy managing director at lowcostholidays.com, says: "Mainland Spain is the place to B&B on the Costa Brava in late October from around PS200, or four-star self-catering on the Costa Dorada."
London, July 22 ( ANI ): The chairman of London Games Organising Committee (LOCOG), Lord Sebastian Coe, has said he felt "like a Costa Brava timeshare salesman" as he tried to persuade Olympic bosses to bring the Games to a derelict part of East London.
Craig, from Coatbridge, Lanarkshire, died in a fight last weekend in the Costa Brava's Lloret de Mar as he celebrated brother Bryan's stag do.
ESCAPE to the warmer shores of the Costa Brava and enjoy a wonderful Christmas and NewYear holiday.
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