Our town Blanes is located in the province of Girona in Catalonia.
It is also known as the Gateway to the Costa Brava.

The region's economy was traditionally  based on agriculture and fishing but nowadays  depends primarily on services , in particular tourism. Due to its beaches and Mediterranean climate, Blanes is a great tourist destination and an  attraction for all kinds of watersports such as sailing and diving . 

Despite its quite recent urban growth, Blanes continues showing  features of quietness and traditional customs.