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Alcollarin

According to popular belief, the origin of the town would have two different origins. One of them would come from a "Sale of Collado," which in a linguistically impossible to have evolved to become "Alcollarín." Such sales would have been at the crossroads between the river and the road to Guadalupe would have emerged the people to go around setting people.

Another would be born to a belief from people who would have been established around a church that he ordered Diego Pizarro, brother of the conquistador Francisco Pizarro, who settled there and also sent to a palace.

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Copyright: Lorenzo Valles Vila
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 31000x15500
Taken: 28/08/2010
Uploaded: 24/10/2010
Updated: 06/03/2015
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Tags: extremadura; plazas; pueblos; hd; tierra de barros; alcollarin
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Extremadura (Estremaura in Extremadura and the fala). It is a Spanish autonomous community located in the southwest of the Iberian Peninsula. It is composed of the two largest provinces in Spain: Cáceres yBadajoz. Extremadura bounded on the north by the provinces of Salamanca, Ávila (Castilla y León), south conHuelva, Sevilla and Cordoba (Andalusia), on the east, with Toledo and Ciudad Real (Castilla-La Mancha) and west conPortugal. Its capital is Mérida (Augusta Emerita old), the city recognized by the Statute of Autonomy as the seat of the Government of Extremadura.