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  • Santiago de Compostela.

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    Santiago de Compostela. A Coruña. (Galicia) http://www.santiagoturismo.com/. Discover Santiago de Compostela, the capital of the Region of Galicia. Millions of people from all over the world come to this city every year, many of them reaching the end of the Way of Saint James pilgrimage route. Its h…

  • Bilbao.

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    Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) http://www.bilbaoturismo.net. Bilbao is the heart of a metropolis where more than a million people live. It is the centre of the economic-social development and the main factor of the modernisation of the Bay of Biscay. The great architectural and infrastr…

  • Avilés.

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    Avilés. Asturias. It is situated on the central strip of the coastline of Asturias, to the west of the cape of Peñas. An old seafaring and farming town, it is now a modern city and a major iron and steel centre, a product of demographic growth and the industrial boom. Avilés is the third major city …

  • Bermeo.

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    Bermeo. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Bermeo is a fishing town whose harbour preserves all its traditional local seafaring charm. The road to Bilbao has some strikingly beautiful coastal scenery visible from several viewing points. Since its foundation in 1239, Bermeo has had a rich history. T…

  • Lugo.

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    Lugo. (Galicia) Located on a hill on the banks of the river Miño, the city of Lugo preserves major remains of its Roman past, among them its ancient wall, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Inside the walls, the city conserves quiet pedestrian streets, wide squares and spacious gardens, where…

  • Mutriku.

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    Mutriku. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) The old quarter of Mutriku, a town that was founded at the beginning of the 13th century (in 1209), is made up of narrow cobbled streets lined with many palaces, towers and houses with coats of arms. Galdona Palace, for example, is a building with 17th…

  • Oviedo.

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    Oviedo. Asturias. The former Ovetum has been closely linked to the Asturian monarchy since its foundation (8th century), and even became the capital of the Kingdom. This fact has left an unquestionable medieval flavour in the historic quarter, which in modern times has been given a carefully-conside…

  • Orense.

    Tourist destinations


    … Ourense. Ourense. (Galicia) Stretching out on the banks of the river Miño is the city of Ourense, which maintains its traditional link to the river through its Roman bridge. A crossroads, the Old City preserves major historic sites, outstanding among which is the Cathedral.…

  • Reinosa.

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    Reinosa. Cantabria. This town in Cantabria is in a stunning location, surrounded by high mountains. Reinosa is 75 kilometres from the city of Santander, in the Campoo region. Its history dates back to the Middle Ages, and its old town is the setting for interesting monuments such as: the Baroque chu…

  • Arteixo.

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    Arteixo. A Coruña. (Galicia) Its beaches and the waters of its spa resort are the main attractions in this town. Arteixo is about 15 kilometres from the city of La Coruña. You could say that this coastal town is a place to have fun with water. On one side are its beaches: small sandy ones like Valco…

  • Cangas de Onís.

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    Cangas de Onís. Asturias. Cangas de Onís, capital of the area of the same name, sits in the valley formed by the rivers Sella and Güeña. The most representative feature of the town is its Roman Bridge, declared to be a Historic-Artistic Site in 1931.It has five arches, three of them pointed, and fro…

  • Deba.

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    Deba. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Deba is an important holiday destination. The church of Asunción is one of the most interesting places in town, from a cultural standpoint. This Gothic temple was declared a National Monument. Deba represents traditional tourism from the most positive per…

  • San Sebastián.

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    … Donostia-San Sebastián. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) This city, also known as Donostia, lies along a white sandy bay between the Urgull and Igeldo hills. Fishermen's houses, a smart suburb and modern districts make it one of the most attractive cities on the Cantabrian coast. The Museum of…

  • Boborás.

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    … 32514. Boborás. Ourense. (Galicia) The municipality of Boborás is in the northeast of the province of Ourense. It is part of the region of O Carballiño. It stands on a wonderful site, from where you can visit vineyards, forests and meadows. The municipality became an important place from a historica…

  • Castro de Rei.

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    Castro de Rei. Lugo. (Galicia) The visit to Castro de Rei explores the culture of typical pre-Roman forts and fortifications in Galicia, with beautiful natural surroundings. Its old town has been declared Property of Cultural Interest. The streets of the historic quarter of Castro de Rei are a good …

  • Corcubión.

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    Corcubión. A Coruña. (Galicia) E-mail: info@corcubion.info. http://www.corcubion.info. Located at the end of the estuary that bears its name, the fishing village of Corcubión has a magnificent structure, architecture and urban layout in the style of a traditional maritime fishing village. Its old to…

  • Cudillero.

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    Cudillero. Asturias. Cudillero is a small, picturesque fishing port which sits on the side of a mountain. Outstanding are its hanging houses with eaves and brightly-coloured windows perched on a horseshoe of steep cliffs around the port. It has many routes with viewpoints, among which it is worth me…

  • Hondarribia.

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    Hondarribia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Standing at the mouth of the River Bidasoa, Hondarribia is a town on the Guipuzcoa coast with a long seafaring and tourist tradition. Its walled old town, full of aristocratic buildings, has been declared a Historic Artistic Site.…

  • Muxía.

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    … 15124. Muxía. A Coruña. (Galicia) Muxía takes up the southern bank of the Camariñas estuary, near the Costa da Morte. This fishing town has beautiful beaches and an interesting monumental heritage. It is believed that the village was founded by people from Cereixo on land that belonged to the monks …

  • Ortigueira.

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    Ortigueira. A Coruña. (Galicia) Ortigueira is situated in the province of A Coruña, in Galicia. It is famous for its picturesque landscape, which combines mountains, rivers, the sea and the widest estuary in the whole of the north of Galicia. The area is a stunning natural spectacle, offering visito…

  • Orio.

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    Orio. 20810. Orio. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) www.oriora.com. Orio is a small fishing town in the province of Guipuzkoa, set in a privileged location. Its old town has the Property of Cultural Interest designation. The old town of Orio, "Goiko Kale", was built in medieval times - in the …

  • Portugalete.

    Tourist destinations


    … 48920. Portugalete. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Together with the Vizcaya Bridge, the steep streets of Portugalete’s old quarter is one of the most interesting places in the town. This historic and artistic site maintains its mediaeval character, and is overlooked by the basilica of Santa Ma…

  • Pontevedra.

    Tourist destinations


    Pontevedra. (Galicia) Pontevedra, a city with a long maritime and trading tradition, boasts one of the largest and most elegant historic quarters in the whole of Galicia. Situated on the edge of the estuary of the same name, the old town extends in a network of streets and squares and contains major…

  • Santander.

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    Santander. Cantabria. Santander is an elegant city which extends over a wide bay with views of the Cantabrian Sea. Its historic quarter includes a group of majestic buildings which are situated against an incredible natural backdrop of sea and mountains. Its marine and commercial tradition is linked…