Empuriabrava - Surroundings

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Empuriabrava was founded in 1967. Most of its 600ha used to be pasture and farm land back then. A small part of it was divided into many small parcels of land, but most of it land belonged to five big farms. Four of them, called Mas Llebrer, Modaguer, Mas Moxó and Cortal Vell, were Antonio de Moxó I Güell’s property, who was margrave of Sant Mori. 

In 1956, there were initiatives to build new summer cottages along the Catalan coast line. Near the end of 1964, a company known as Eurobrava S.A. submitted a plan to the commune Castelló d’ Empúries. According to this plan, they meant to build in the region between the river Muga, Les Salins and the road...