The sad story of an illustrious woman from La Rioja

Maria de la O Lejárraga

A large mural on the gutter between Laruel and Bretón de los Herreros streets is a well-deserved tribute to the writer and activist María de la O Lejárraga, one of the most unknown and fascinating characters of La Rioja. The fountain of illustrious people from La Rioja, popularly known as the fountain of “those with […]

Brief history of Logroño

Sculpture du roi Alphonse VI de Castille

Even before it was founded, the capital of La Rioja was a place of passage where history has stopped on more than one occasion. There is a Logroño before Logroño. Before the city we all know existed, in what is now Logroño, there was Vareia. Thanks to its very attractive location, close to the River […]

Logroño, simply divine

Logroño puente de piedra vistas

One thing that’s obvious is that Logroño is linked to wine culture. But let’s interpret “culture” in the broad sense, because then we will see many different Logroños, all focused on the vine. The road winds its way through the ravines and crags of the Iregua valley, before it comes to a halt on the […]