Casalarreina

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Casalarreina
Monastery of Santa Maria de la Piedad (Casalarreina)
Monastery of Santa Maria de la Piedad (Casalarreina)
Coat of arms of Casalarreina
Coat of arms
Location of Casalarreina
Country Spain
Autonomous community La Rioja
Comarca Rioja Alta
Founded About 11th century
Government
 • Mayor Félix Caperos Elosúa Spanish Socialist Workers' PartyPSOE (Spanish Socialist Workers' PartyPSOE)
Area
 • Land 8.13 km2 (3.14 sq mi)
Elevation 499 m (1,637 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 1,355
 • Density 168.02/km2 (435.2/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 26230
Area code(s) 26

Casalarreina is a town located in the province of La Rioja, Spain. It is located 47 kilometers from Logroño, the capital of La Rioja, in the north-west.

The first documents about the village was around 1170 by Aldonza Ruiz de Castro.

The town borders the Basque-Aragonese freeway.There are 1,355 inhabitants, in 2011.INE

Pobes Family Palace
Oja River and Bridge

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42°32′52″N 2°54′48″W / 42.54778°N 2.91333°W / 42.54778; -2.91333Coordinates: 42°32′52″N 2°54′48″W / 42.54778°N 2.91333°W / 42.54778; -2.91333