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'''Castile-Leon''' (Spanish: ''Castilla y León'') is an autonomous region of [[Spain]]. It is composed of two regions, León (provinces of León, Zamora and Salamanca) and Castile (provincies of Avila, Burgos, Palencia, Segovia, Soria and Valladolid).
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'''Castile and Leon''' (Spanish: ''Castilla y León'') is an autonomous region of [[Spain]].
  
==Provinces==
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==Cities==
  
*[[Avila (province)|Ávila]]
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*[[Ávila]]
*[[Burgos (province)|Burgos]]
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*[[Burgos]]
*[[Leon (province)|León]]
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*[[León]]
*[[Palencia (province)|Palencia]]
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*[[Palencia]]
*[[Salamanca (province)|Salamanca]]
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*[[Salamanca]]
*[[Segovia (province)|Segovia]]
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*[[Santa Lucía]]
*[[Soria (province)|Soria]]
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*[[Segovia]]
*[[Valladolid (province)|Valladolid]]
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*[[Soria]]
*[[Zamora (province)|Zamora]]
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*[[Valladolid]]
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*[[Zamora (Spain)|Zamora]]
  
==Cities==
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==Other destinations==
  
*[[Burgos (city)|Burgos]]
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La Alberca is worth a visit.  It is historical town with a current population of about 1000.  Only residents are allowed to have vehicles in the historical centre.  In the off season, it can be a quiet, sleepy location.  Besides being very beautiful, the town is known for the production of ham and other pork products.
*[[Leon (city)|León]]
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[[Image:La_Alberca_Castile-Leon_Spain.JPG|thumb|200px|Plaza Mayor La Alberca Spain]]
*[[Salamanca (city)|Salamanca]]
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*[[Segovia (city)|Segovia]]
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*[[Valladolid (Spain)|Valladolid]] (the capital of Castilla y León)
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==Understand==
 
==Understand==
Castilla y León is an autonomous community of Spain, the country's largest — in fact, it is the largest subnational political division in the [[European Union]]. It is formed by the union of two ancient kingdoms: Old Castile and the Kingdom of León, which were separated and reunited several times in the Middle Ages.  
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Castilla y León is an autonomous community of Spain, the country's largest — in fact, it is the largest subnational political division in the [[European Union]]. It is formed by the union of two ancient kingdoms: Old Castile (Ávila, Burgos, Segovia and Soria) and the Kingdom of León (León, Zamora, Salamanca, Palencia and Valladolid), which were separated and reunited several times in the Middle Ages.
  
 
==Talk==
 
==Talk==
Spanish is the main language, everybody in Castile-Leon speak Spanish, but in the provinces of León, Zamora and some parts of Salamanca the Leonese langauge, "llïonés", is also spoken by a little minority, along with Galician.
 
  
==External links==
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Spanish is the main language. Everyone in Castile-Leon speaks Spanish, but in the provinces of León, Zamora and Salamanca, Leonese is also spoken by a small minority.
*[http://www.jcyl.es/jcyl-client/jcyl/tkMain?actionCode=setLocale&dvRegLocale=en_UK Junta de Castilla y León]
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*[http://www.turismocastillayleon.com/cm/tkMain?locale=en_UK&textOnly=false Castilla y León Tourist Board]
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===Itineraries===
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==Stay safe==
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{{regionguide}}
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{{isPartOf|Central Spain}}
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[[de:Kastilien-León]]
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[[es:Castilla y León]]
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[[fr:Castille et Léon]]
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[[it:Castiglia e Leon]]
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[[nl:Castillië en Léon]]
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[[pt:Castela e León]]
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[[ru:Кастилия и Леон]]
  
 
[[WikiPedia:Castile-Leon]]
 
[[WikiPedia:Castile-Leon]]
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[[Dmoz:Europe/Spain/Autonomous_Communities/Castile_and_Leon/]]
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Revision as of 01:28, 12 May 2012

Castile and Leon (Spanish: Castilla y León) is an autonomous region of Spain.

Contents

Cities

Other destinations

La Alberca is worth a visit. It is historical town with a current population of about 1000. Only residents are allowed to have vehicles in the historical centre. In the off season, it can be a quiet, sleepy location. Besides being very beautiful, the town is known for the production of ham and other pork products.

Plaza Mayor La Alberca Spain

Understand

Castilla y León is an autonomous community of Spain, the country's largest — in fact, it is the largest subnational political division in the European Union. It is formed by the union of two ancient kingdoms: Old Castile (Ávila, Burgos, Segovia and Soria) and the Kingdom of León (León, Zamora, Salamanca, Palencia and Valladolid), which were separated and reunited several times in the Middle Ages.

Talk

Spanish is the main language. Everyone in Castile-Leon speaks Spanish, but in the provinces of León, Zamora and Salamanca, Leonese is also spoken by a small minority.

Get in

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