city in Tarragona province, Catalonia, Spain

Reus is a city in Catalonia, Spain. It is the capital of Baix Camp, in the province of Tarragona. The area has always been an important producer of wines and spirits. It was famous at one time for its brandy.[1] Today Reus is a popular center for rock-climbing.[1] As of 2014, 104,962 people live in the city.[2] The famous architect, Antoni Gaudí, was born in Reus.[3] The poet and playwright Joaquín Bartrina (1850–1880) was born in Reus.[4]

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  2. "Reus (431233)". Statistical Institute of Catalonia. Retrieved 9 June 2015.
  3. "Reus: the cradle of the Master, Gaudí". Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport. Retrieved 9 June 2015.
  4. "Joaquín María Bartrina". Biografías y Vidas. Retrieved 9 June 2015.
  5. "Reus Tourist Information Guide". Retrieved 9 June 2015.