To avoid any embaresment it’s probably worth noting the pronounciation of Peñiscola – “Pe Ny is cola”.
Autonomomous Community: Valencia
Comarca: Baix Maestrat
The town’s name, Peñiscola, is a derivative of the word “Peninsula”. It’s an ancient town that
“The City in the Sea” is a fortified seaport, with a lighthouse, built on a rocky headland about 220 feet (67 m) high, and joined to the mainland by only a narrow strip of land.
The castle on the peninsula was built by the Knights Templar completed in 1307.
Peñiscola frequently ranks in the most beautiful towns in Spain.
Peñiscola is a popular tourist twon but remains much more
Townhall Website: www.peniscola.org
Peniscola Tourist website: ww.peniscola.es/en/
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