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Now there is a Ryan Air flight direct from London Stansted in the UK, putting Jerez on the European map and bringing British and foreign visitors to the area.
The province of Cadiz is a strange one as the Capital, named Cadiz as well, is a small peninsula that juts out from the mainland, making expansion impossible. Therefore the surrounding towns such as El Puerto de Santa Maria and Jerez have benefited from this, El Puerto for it's beach and Jerez from large businesses that have come to the area and of course it's international airport.
This has resulted in the transformation of Jerez, making it cleaner and prettier ready for it's new business and tourist trade. Jerez is 45 mins away from Cadiz Capital by Train and is in the very north of the province, making it very close to Sevilla too.
- Pros:Sunny all year round
- Cons:No beach
- In a nutshell:It's growing
If you visit Jerez, whatever you do DON'T go to the zoo. The conditions for the animals are appalling and many show... more travel advice
Ferias are festivals that are held all over the region. The women get dressed up in frilly Flamenco or gypsy dresses and... more travel advice
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