Surrounded by countless meadows replete with holm oaks, its entire surface is located in the natural region of Sierra Morena, in the division of Los Pedroches. Its streets are lined with white façades and bases made of granite – a mineral highly used in popular architecture, which can be found in fountains, wells or in the Municipal Market building.
The locality of Cardeña was the headquarters for most of the teams that participated in the shooting of ‘Among Wolves’ by Gerardo Olivares. There, they were able to enjoy the peculiar cuisine of this town, where the star plates are, undoubtedly, fried suckling pig and all the Iberian pig varieties bred near this village.
Yeguas River Valley, Jaén
In the middle stretch of the Yeguas River, its course gets fit into the granite mass of the Pedroches valley, carving a valley of steep walls with large granite boulders. It is a...
If you enter the Nature Reserve of Sierra de Cardeña y Montoro from the north, you will find the town of Azuel, dependent on the City Council of Cardeña. It is a beautiful...