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El Gastor, in the province of Cadiz , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : The -TOMB OF THE GIANT-, is situated on top of Lagarin Peak and over 1,000m above sea level.Known as the Balcony to View the World, as it has done for centuries and from where you can see over all the other close towns and villages.

History of El Gastor

history : Several theories were formed as to the origin of its name but one stands as the towns favorite, the name EL GASTOR was coined from the words -TOMB OF THE GIANT, as, according to myth, Dolmens, (burial chambers), inhabited the area long ago.Although remains of giants have been discovered in many lands no trace has been found of Dolmens in the immediate area of EL GASTOR but three very important historic Megalithic Dolmen sites lie just outside of Antequera, so EL GASTOR is not just another pretty, white village, but one that might be hiding a secret!!

Things to visit in El Gastor

to visit : EL GASTOR produces fine crafts and the town prides itself on the neoclassical architecture of the Parochial church of San Jose, from where the Corpus Christi festivities every June are held, and, on October 7th the celebrations to the patron saint, the Virgin of the Rosary take place.Next to the town hall is amuseum in honor of Jose Maria, the bandolero -EL TEMPRANILLO, THE EARLY BIRD.

With his blonde hair and courteous manners to women, bandit or not, Jose Maria has become somewhat of a hero to the

Interesting Links of El Gastor

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Picture of the Town of El Gastor, located in the Costa del Sol of Cadiz Province, Spain
El Gastor Town, Cadiz-2

Some properties for sale in El Gastor

Showing 5 properties out of a total of 5 : from 100 Eu to 9,999,999 Eu : for sale : in the town of El Gastor : in Cadiz province

El Gastor Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbam079 | 61500 Euros
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El Gastor, Townhouse
Eu 61,500
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El Gastor Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbam207 | 69000 Euros
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El Gastor, Townhouse
Eu 69,000
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El Gastor Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbz372 | 80000 Euros
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El Gastor, Townhouse
Eu 80,000
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El Gastor Finca For sale | Ref : Bbz350 | 320000 Euros
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El Gastor, Finca
Eu 320,000
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El Gastor Finca For sale | Ref : Bbz287 | 649000 Euros
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El Gastor, Finca
Eu 649,000
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