Photographer's Note

Hello mates for this weekend I offer to visit this charming old town of the Sierra de Cádiz, surrounded by her splendid natural environment of the Park of Grazalema, this is an overview taken from the chapel, I hope you like it.

Benaocaz is a Spanish municipality in the province of Cadiz, Andalusia. In 2005 had 745 inhabitants. Its surface area is 70 km ² and has a density of 10.74 inhabitants / km ². Its geographical coordinates are 36 ° 42 'N, 5 ° 25' W. It is situated at an altitude of 793 meters and 120 kilometers from the provincial capital, Cadiz. Located in the Sierra del Endrinal Tavizna south of the river, and is part of the White Villages route. There are traces of human habitation since prehistoric times (the Veredilla Sima, [VI millennium BC]) and then testifies Iberian and Roman presence. That time is the road that connects with Ubrique Benaocaz of the few that remain in the area. As a village founded by the Arabs in 715 and was taken to the Christians in 1485 by Rodrigo Ponce de Leon, who also won archite, Ubrique, Grazalema and Villaluenga del Rosario and the two castles Aznalmara (Tavizna) and Fatima or Cardela. All these villas and castles were known before the Christian conquest of the "Seven Villages", renamed "Lordship of the seven Villas" In 1490 it became the property of this same noble within the lordship of Villaluenga that gave the Kings Catholics. Preserves the remains of his old Moorish quarter paved and has been declared historical. Virtually all of its end is located in the Parque Natural Sierra de Grazalema.

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Model: NIKON D3100
Software: PhotoScape
Exposure Time: 10/6400 sec
F-Stop: f/10.0
ISO Speed Ratings: 400
Focal Length: 22 mm
Date Taken: 2011-09-25 12:46
Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average
File Size: 258 kb

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