Wednesday, 28 September 2011

Bernedo ARABARRI Draft Town Text (dmb)

Bernedo, chartered as a town by King Sancho VI, lies to the South East of Vitoria-Gasteiz
in the Basque County of Alava/Araba. The town with its “remnants of gates and walls”. Bernedo is on the edge of a high plateau to the North of the hills of the Sierra de Tolono Cantabria.
The conservation and planning of the town is managed byARABARRI (qv)
[Note and links added by ARABARRI]
1) link forconservation works and some photos
2) Master Plan for the Conservation of the Walled Enclosure (full document, in Spanish)
Town website link http://www.bernedo.org/ (Spanish rather slow to load)
Wikipedia link: http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernedo (Spanish)
Quotation is from See and Discover ALAVA: guide for Visit (1999) Diputation Foral de Alava, Vitoria- Gasteiz p62
Photos from dmb visit April 2011