Places of Interest nearby
Location address: Spain, Roses
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Roses is the place where the famous restaurant El Bulli is located. The restaurant was for years voted the world’s best restaurant, till 2010.
In 1879 Roses suffered a devastating economic crisis through phylloxera, a pest of the grapevines, which destroyed the town’s wine growing industry. Part of the population moved to Barcelona or emigrated to the United States.
Linked themes: Wine
Roses is an important fishing port and tourist centre.