2012-03-28

Castle of Javier - Spain


© Comercial Escudo de Oro

Unused, bought in Braga (Portugal)

"The Castle of Xabier (in Basque: Xabierko Gaztelua; in Spanish: Castillo de Javier) is located on a hill in the town of Javier(Navarre, Spain), to 52 km east of Pamplona and 7 km east of Sangüesa. Built in the 10th century. In this castle was born and raised the Saint Francis Xavier, son of the Lords of Xavier, and from there took his surname." In: Wikipedia

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