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Badajoz Destination Guide

Discover Badajoz in Spain!

Badajoz in the region of Extremadura with it's 148,334 habitants is a town located in Spain - some 204 mi (or 328 km) South-West of Madrid, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Badajoz

Local time in Badajoz is now 12:58 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Vale Morto, Segovia, Monte do Passo, Monte do Botafogo, Monte das Barrancas or Urbanizacion Golf Guadiana. When in this area, you might want to check out Santa Engracia, San Roque, Pardaleras, Corchuela and Badajoz as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

20°C / 68 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 997.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Monday, 22nd of October 2018
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Tuesday, 23rd of October 2018
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Few clouds Day: 21°C (70 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

4 America - West Side Story (Clausura EE...

01:46 min ( July 06, 2012 by trumanuel)
Views: 63 - Rating: 1/5

Concierto de clausura de las Escuelas Municipales de Música de Badajoz el lunes 21 de mayo de 2012 en el Teatro López de Ayala. Coro 4. America (West Side Story - Leonard Bernstein) TODOS I like to ...

Hotel Badajoz Center in Badajoz Spain

00:38 min ( September 07, 2010 by Escapiohotels)
Views: 99 - Rating: 0/5

The city of Badajoz is the largest and most important city in the autonomous region near the border to Portugal, Extremadura. Should you be visiting this historic city in Spain for business trip or ci...


España Extremadura - Cáceres y Badajoz

01:17 min ( April 17, 2010 by viajemoz)
Views: 75 - Rating: 0/5

Extremadura es la comunidad autónoma española situada en la zona suroeste de la Península Ibérica. Está compuesta por las dos provincias más extensas de España: Cáceres y Badajoz. En Cáceres ...

Carveboard_badajoz

00:17 min ( January 16, 2011 by Toño Nuñez)
Views: 75 - Rating: 0/5

Bajando la cuesta de La Pilara en badajoz con un carveboard


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Badajoz during the next days.

11
Nov
2018

CantaJuego "Yo Tengo Derecho A Jugar" BADAJOZ

Beginning: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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CantaJuego "Yo Tengo Derecho A Jugar" BADAJOZ

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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17
Nov
2018

Victor Manuel

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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VIctor Manuel Badajoz

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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30
Nov
2018

Ismael Serrano

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Ismael Serrano

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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21
Dec
2018

Antonio Orozco

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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09
Mar
2019

El Kanka

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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14
Apr
2019

Easter Week In Badajoz

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Easter Week In Jerez De Los Caballeros

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Siege of Badajoz (1658)

The 4th Siege of Badajoz took place from July to October 1658 during the Portuguese Restoration War. It was an attempt by a huge Portuguese army under the command of Joanne Mendes de Vasconcelos, governor of Alentejo, to capture the Spanish city of Badajoz, which was the headquarters of the Spanish Army of Extremadura. The fortifications of Badajoz were essentially medieval and considered vulnerable by the Portuguese, and had already been attacked by them three times during this war.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.88, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Conflicts in 1658, Sieges involving Portugal, Sieges involving Spain, Sieges of the Portuguese Restoration War

Tierra de Badajoz

Tierra de Badajoz is a comarca in the province of Badajoz in the autonomous community of Extremadura, western Spain. The majority of its population, amounting to around 177,000 inhabitants, lives in the capital, the municipality of Badajoz, and the immediate surrounding area. The comarca is situated in the northwestern part of the province, bordering to the north with the neighbouring province of Cáceres.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.88, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Comarcas of Extremadura, Province of Badajoz

Battle of the Gebora

The Battle of the Gebora was a minor battle of the Peninsular War between Spanish and French armies. It occurred on 19 February 1811, near Badajoz, Spain, where an outnumbered French force routed and nearly destroyed the Spanish Army of Extremadura.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.88, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1811 in Spain, Battles involving France, Battles involving Portugal, Battles involving Spain, Battles of the Peninsular War, Conflicts in 1811

Siege of Badajoz (1812)

In the Siege of Badajoz (16 March – 6 April 1812), the Anglo-Portuguese Army, under the Earl of Wellington, besieged Badajoz, Spain and forced the surrender of the French garrison. The siege was one of the bloodiest in the Napoleonic Wars and was considered a costly victory by the British, with some 3,000 Allied soldiers killed in a few short hours of intense fighting as the siege drew to an end.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.88, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1812 in Spain, Battle honours of the King's Royal Rifle Corps, Battles of the Peninsular War, Conflicts in 1812, Sieges involving France, Sieges involving Portugal, Sieges involving the United Kingdom

Estadio Nuevo Vivero

Estadio Nuevo Vivero is a multi-use stadium in Badajoz, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of CD Badajoz. The stadium holds 15,200 and was built in 1999. They previously played at Estadio El Vivero, in the east of the city, before moving a few kilometres south of the Guadiana in 1999 to this purpose built arena. The stadium has hosted two full internationals for the Spanish national team.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.88, -6.97 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:CD Badajoz, Football venues in Spain, Sports venues in Extremadura

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