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Albacete

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AlbaceteAlbacete — a city located in the south-east of Spain. At 258km south-east of the capital. Albacete is part of the autonomous community of Castile-La Mancha. The population of 169,700 people (as of 2009).


Attractions of Albacete:

  • First of all, the city of Albacete known as a center for the production of thin dagger, scissors and knives. This assembly plant Eurocopter, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of EADS, began operation in 2007.
  • Cathedral and the Museo de Albacete. During the Spanish Civil War, the city was the headquarters and training camp International Brigades.
  • In Albacete many clubs, bars and restaurants. In September, the city held a festival that transforms the streets of the city for ten days. A lot of visitors come to see the spectacle.

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