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Santurce-Santurtzi is a port in the province of Bizkaia, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, Spain. It is located near the mouth of the Nervión, 14km downriver from Bilbao and forms part of the Gran Bilbao agglomeration. It has a population of 47,155 (2005]. Vizcaya province Vizcaya (Basque Bizkaia) is a province of northern Spain, in the northwestern part of the autonomous community of the Basque Country. ... The Basque Country (Euskal Herria in Basque) straddles the western Pyrenees mountains that define the border between France and Spain, extending down to the coast of the Bay of Biscay. ... The river Nervión runs through the city of Bilbao, Spain into the Bay of Biscay. ... Location of Bilbao in Spain Cityscape of Bilbao, with the Guggenheim Museum on the bottom right Bilbao from satellite (NASA World Wind Landsat) LIZ Bilbao (Basque: Bilbo) in the North of Spain, is the largest city in the Pais Vasco and the capital of the province of Vizcaya (Basque: Bizkaia). ... In the study of human settlements, an agglomeration is an extended city or town area comprising the built-up area of a central place (usually a municipality) and any suburbs or adjacent satellite towns. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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  • SANTURCE-SANTURTZI in the Bernardo Estornés Lasa - Auñamendi Encyclopedia (Euskomedia Fundazioa) Information available in Spanish


 
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Santurtzi Skyscrapers, Architecture, Buildings, Real Estate, and Construction News (283 words)
Santurtzi is home to Bilbao’s harbour “Puerto de Bilbao” which was built at the beginning of the 20th century.
Santurtzi had a bigger extension in the past but the town separated in two parts one of them was the town of Ortuella (7.000 inhabitants).
Santurtzi is located on a sloapy hill, but that hasn’t unable construction comapanies to build more and more houses, that even now with fewer and fewer space left continue to build.
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