Calonge - Surroundings

The old center of Calonge

The old center of Calonge is well worth a visit. There is a medieval castel there, and an old church, known as St. Martí. Located near the mountains of Gaverres, the bigger Calonge area stretches out far down to the sea. Unfortunately, sea-side Gavarres, also known as Sant Antoni, is covered in the sinfully ugly buildings that come with tourists.

Silence and tradition

Those preferring silence and tradition will more likely want to go see the old towers and walls in the Old Town. A few kilometers away from the sea, the town is silent and laid-back in the morning. A long time ago, pirates were posing a considerable threat to the more honest...