Sant Miquel de Fluvià - Surroundings

Already from far away, the impressive belfry “Torre-Campanario“ of the church, which former was a part of the monastery, dominates the village of Sant Miguel de Fluvià. Embedded into the green landscape of the Empordà, the architectural ensemble in the middle of the spot attracts us. The church square welcomes us freshly redeveloped. Cobblestones, lawn, olive trees and rests of wall are surrounded by modern railings and crate flair.

On the nave walls which are bleached by the sun, doves are sitting cooingly. Behind the church, an elderly lady is cleaning the windows of her house. The alleys of the village are laying in the shadow of midday.

The church from the 11th century...