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Hello friends and colleagues, today I offer you this composition with architecture of my city, especially the towers of an interesting church. I hope you like it, then some letters about my city.

Jerez de la Frontera (more commonly known as, exclusively Jerez) is a city and municipality in the province of Cádiz, in the autonomous community of Andalucía (Spain). The phrase "of the Frontier" refers to the Granada border. It is the most populated urban nucleus with the largest urban land in the province and the fifth in Andalusia. It is located to the south of the Iberian Peninsula, located 15 km from the Atlantic Ocean and 100 km from the Strait of Gibraltar. Located in a central position and well connected in the province, they have become the main hub of communications and one of the logistics and transport centers of western Andalusia. Its size and capacity for growth have given it greater economic dynamism than that of the provincial capital. It is internationally known for the namesake wine, since it is located in a fertile area for agriculture and livestock. Its municipal term occupies an extension of 1,188.14 km² that extend on the valley of the Guadalquivir. The municipality of Jerez has been the largest in Andalusia until the secession of San José del Valle in 1995, as of that moment, it is the second, just behind Córdoba, and seventh in Spain. In addition, it includes a wide extension of the Natural Park of the Alcornocales and the Sierra de Gibalbín, known as Montes de Propio de Jerez. It is one of the two main cities of the metropolitan area of ​​the Bay of Cádiz-Jerez, third urban conglomerate of Andalusia and one of the most economically and industrially active. In addition, Munipio is a member of the Commonwealth of Municipalities of the Bay of Cádiz. It is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Asidonia-Jerez, which covers the north of the province of Cádiz, taking the Guadalete River as a natural frontier. On May 27, 2009 the Parliament of Andalusia unanimously approved the declaration of the municipality under the regime of organization of the law 8/08 Cities of large population, known as the law of large Andalusian cities. Much of the historic center of the city is of Cultural Interest with the name of Artistic Historic Site: Casco Antiguo de Jerez de la Frontera.
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Make: SONY
Model: DSC-W170
Software: PhotoScape
Exposure Time: 10/1250 sec
F-Stop: f/13.0
ISO Speed Ratings: 100
Focal Length: 25 mm
Date Taken: 2008-01-09 17:50
Metering Mode: Pattern
Flash: Flash did not fire, compulsory flash mode
File Size: 730 k

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