Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Jaen, the capital of a province of the same name in the north-east of Andalusia, Spain, is 37 miles north of Granada. A 16th-century cathedral stands on the site of an old mosque, and contains a relic called the Holy Face. There are also many churches and religious houses. In 1712 there was a terrible earthquake at Jaen.