If you’re thinking of planning a getaway to Cantabria in what is known as Green Spain, you can look forward to a trip full of beautiful scenery, excellent gastronomy and unique heritage.
After all, this northern region boasts a complex of 10 prehistoric caves, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 2008, including Altamira, the renowned “Sistine Chapel” of cave paintings.
What to visit
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Places not to be missed
Other ideas for your trip
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