Cambrils still is a productive fishing
village, where many Spanish families come to dine on fresh fish and spend
their weekends. It is only moderately touristified.
Currently there are two centres. The port, with its "paseo", many
restaurants and shops. The other
centre is the "pueblo", the old core where you
will find an open market on wednesdays and a covered
Both parts are within easy walking distance - less than 5 min.
Many Cambrils residents work in Tarragona. The figure
given for inhabitants is appr. 25,000.
You will find further information on the (rather
bad) new official
information Web-Pages and those of the
City council - which
aren't any better. At the last try in April 2006 neither English nor
German versions worked. Lucky who understands Catalan.
citymap can be found here.