Don Alvaro is a Spanish municipality, belonging to the province of Badajoz (region of Extremadura). It is located on the right bank of the River, halfway between Las Vegas High and Low of that river. Belongs to the region of Tierra de Mérida - Vegas Low and the Guadiana judicial party of Merida. While maintaining an agricultural tradition, this is no longer the most important activity of the municipality, whose main business has become the service sector, due to the proximity of the city of Merida.
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.