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Location address: España, Cádiz
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Playa de la Barrosa is a 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) long beach in the municipality of Chiclana de la Frontera, Cadiz, Spain. It was the site of the Battle of Barrosa in 1811. it is separated from the Playa de Sancti Petri by a cliff. The resort of Novo Sancti Petri lies along Playa de la Barrosa, which contains the Torre Bermeja. Several pieces of music have been composed about the beach including Isaac Albéniz’s Torre Bermeja and Paco de Lucía’s La Barrosa.