Why should you. to Cartagena. Juan Francisco Sánchez García 3 A IES EL BOHIO CARTAGENA SPAIN. Cartagena is a Spanish city in the Mediterranean seaside in the Murcia Region .
Juan Francisco Sánchez García
3 A IES EL BOHIO CARTAGENA
Cartagena is a Spanishcity in the Mediterranean seaside in the Murcia Region.
It has 217,241 inhabitants. It is the twenty-fourth Spanish city in population (sixth among those that are not capital cities)Its pop spread over a municipal area of 558.3 km ². It has a total population of 382,114 inhabitants.
The military port of Cartagena is one of
the most important of the world and Spain
Of great strategic value for its location and its natural design.
· Olive oil.
· Little meat and lots of fish.
· Vegetables, legumes and abundant fruits.
· Pasta, wholemeal bread and brown or white rice.
· Species, garlic, oregano, pepper and sesame.
· Small amounts of red wine.
· The cauldron
· Rice with fish
· The michirones
The Carthaginian and Roman festivals held in the city is Spanish in Cartagena during the second fortnight of September and have been declared of National Tourist Interest.
In them, historical events that occurred in the city during the Second Punic War are recreated. Events such as: the foundation of the city by the Carthaginian general Hasdrubal the Handsome , Hannibal´s leaving to Rome or the great battle for the conquest of the city by the Roman general Scipio Africanus in the year 209 a.C .
For 10 days various theatrical events are held They move us to the nuptials of Princess General Hannibal Himilce Ibera, the Oracle of the Goddess Tanit (vintage boats), and even a Great Roman Circus with gladiator fights and chariot races.