By Cathy Elelman • 22 January 2020 • 17:13
FAMOUS: The geode features in a progamme which attracts 10 million viewers.
CREDIT: Ayuntamiento de Pulpi Facebook @ayuntamientodepulpi
PULPI’S giant geode has starred in a Japanese TV programme.
The geological phenomenon appears in a 54-minute long episode of ‘Discovery of the World’s Mysteries’.
The programme featured a tour around the galleries of the Rica mine until reaching the geode.
The mine located in the Pilar de Jaravia area of the municipality has been open to visitors since the beginning of last August. Since then it has attracted thousands of people to marvel at the surprising source of minerals and the natural wonder.
Discoveries of the World attracts an audience of some 10 million viewers
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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