in a natural setting of beauty, the Old Town of Cuenca occupies a superb site
between two river gorges.
are its 15th Century "hanging houses" (casas colgadas), that appear
suspended over the cliffs edge. One of these houses the Museum of Spanish Abstract
Art, the museum being one of the finest of its kind.
city centre, remarkably beautiful, is presided over by a magnificent Gothic cathedral.
the east of Cuenca is the Serranía de Cuenca massif with scenic valleys,
gorges, and waterfalls. Here are an interesting group of rock formations known
as 'The Enchanted City' (Ciudad Encantada).