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Location address: España, Tarragona, Tortosa
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Tortosa (Catalan pronunciation: [turˈtozə], locally: [toɾˈtoza], Spanish pronunciation: [torˈtosa]. Latin: Dertusa or Dertosa, Arabic: طرطوشة Ṭurṭūšah) is the capital of the comarca of Baix Ebre, in Catalonia (Spain).
Tortosa is one of the cities beloning to the network of the Paths of Sefarad of the Caminos de Sefarad.
Prestigious bankers, traders and men of letters lived in the Catalan Jewish quarter of Tortosa, next to the mouth of the Ebro.