The town of Reus is near the sea and the mountains of the Costa Dorada, in a strategic location in terms of communications and infrastructure.
Reus is a half city, half-way, but near, the Mediterranean Sea and the mountains of the Costa Dorada and separated by only a hundred kilometers from Barcelona and 250 kilometers away from France. It originated in the Middle Ages, but begins its population and urban growth in the eighteenth century, to the point of becoming the second population of Catalonia. It would also become the reference city of cultural movements emerged in the nineteenth century, after Barcelona. In addition, the industrial and commercial push then were remarkable