Girona is a one of the major Catalan cities. It is located in the Autonomous Community of Catalonia in Spain, 99 km northeast of Barcelona.
Its history dates back to Iberians. Jewish culture has played a pivotal role in the city and its community since the 12th century. Amongst its main sights one can mention the Cathedral, the old fortifications, Sant Feliu, Sant Pere de Galligants, Plaça de la Independència and the series of picturesque houses called Cases de l'Onyar.