Caceres is the capital of Caceres province, inside the self sufficient network of Extremadura, Spain. In 2014 its population become around 96,000. The municipal has a land place of 1,750.33 km², the largest geographically in Spain. The medieval walled town has been the UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is likewise at the Via de los angeles Plata direction of the Camino de Santiago. There were settlements close to Caceres due to the fact that prehistoric instances. Evidence of this may be found in the caves of Maltravieso and El Conejar. The city become based by means of the Romans in 25 BC. The Old Town still has its historical partitions; this a part of metropolis is likewise well known for its multitude of storks' nests.
The partitions incorporate a medieval metropolis placing with out a outward symptoms of modernity, that is why many tv suggests and films have been shot there. The Universidad de Extremadura, and two astronomical observatories are situated in Caceres. The metropolis is likewise a seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Coria-Caceres.Caceres was the World Heritage City via UNESCO in 1986 due to the metropolis's blend of Roman, Moorish, Northern Gothic and Italian Renaissance architecture. 30 towers from the Islamic duration nonetheless stand in Caceres, of which the Torre del Bujaco is the most famous.