Girona, known as “the city of four rivers,” is a fascinating city that combines ancient history with modern popular culture. The city has been sieged twenty-five times and has been inhabited by many different groups of people. Major sights in the city include the Cathedral, Sant Pere de Galligants, and Plaça de la Independència. There are many historic fortifications in sight as well that have been used to protect the city from invaders for centuries. Along with the history that Girona embodies, the city is also a popular culture site. The barri vell and the Girona Cathedral have been seen on the set of the worldwide hit series, Game of Thrones.
The journey to Girona is simple. It is about a 90-minute drive, or an hour by train.
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