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Valle Gran Rey (which usually means in English “Wonderful King Valley”) is found on the southwestern coastline of La Gomera in the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife of the Canary Islands, Spain. The Guanche name of the spot was Orone. The seat of the municipality is La Calera because 1930, ahead of it made use of to provide at Arure which was also a municipal name that time. Valle Gran Rey is joined with a key highway encircling just about every section of the island. Valle Gran Rey is joined by hydrofoil to Playa de Santiago, San Sebastian and Los Cristianos (Tenerife).

The population is 4,745, its density is a hundred and forty four.22/km² and the spot is 32.nine km². San Sebastián de la Gomera is the largest municipality in population and spot. Valle Gran Rey is entirely surrounded with Vallehermoso to the east, while the Atlantic Ocean lies to the west presenting a panoramic check out of La Palma and El Hierro all through clearer times.

The coastline and the valley places are manufactured up of farmlands, while the mountainous places are forested or grassy. Its key industry are agriculture which attributes mainly of banana cultivations and palm productions and fishery and is followed by tourism which existed because the nineteen seventies, most of the travellers will come from Germany and other areas of the Canary Islands. Tourism experienced introduced motels with 1,five hundred beds in because 1990. The island has dining places and bars as very well as motels and apartments even a sandy beach front named Playa de Vueltas or Vueltas Seaside. The spot also attributes little residences and palm trees all over the spot.

In 1989, Lanzarote’s and Canary Island’s renowned architect César Manrique produced a panoramic restaurant named Mirador del Palmerejeo that delivers a check out of its excellent valley, which include from the bogs. By the mirador built a Manrique-variety windmill as very well.

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Posted by Wolfgang Staudt on 2012-03-22 05:01:42

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