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Thought to be founded in the 7C, Olite is famous for its iconic 15C castle, as well its excellent local wines.

Olite is a town and municipality located in the province of Navarre, northern Spain. According to Isidore of Seville's, the town of Oligicus was founded by Swinthila, Visigothic King of Hispania in order to control and punish the Vascones. However, this town was not heard of again until five centuries later, when the present-day town was founded and chartered. The Palacio Real de Olite, a fine Gothic castle-palace, was the royal seat of Charles III of Navarre.
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