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San Martín de Elines

San Martín de Elines is a very small town in Cantabria. The church from the 10th century is the major attraction. This whole area of Cantabria is beautiful and very green.    

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Santander

We were in Santander for a just a couple of hours. We walked downtown and had lunch. After lunch we went to el Barrio pesquero. Probably we should have had lunch (fish) in one of the local restaurants here. 

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Ribadesella

Ribadesella is a cute little town. It is hard to find parking spots. We walked around for a couple of minutes. There was a pilgrimage using the road so we had to wait for a couple of minutes. I was looking for lambs, calves and foals on the road. Whenever we had a chance Ali …

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Gijón

On our way to Gijón… We found a parking garage and as soon as we stepped out this was our first view of Gijón. I wasn’t expecting it was going to be that pretty. I wondered what San Sebastian would be like.

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León 1

After spending a couple of hours in the beautiful cathedral we walked around the city and the ancient walls. This is what I found in Wikipedia: The adult white stork’s main sound is noisy bill-clattering, which has been likened to distant machine gun fire. The bird makes these sounds by rapidly opening and closing its beak so …

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León, Spain

I think this was one of the days with the lowest temperature during our trip. We were very cold even though we were dressed in layers. We didn´t think about bringing Winter clothes for our trip in Spring. The rain didn´t help The first thing that catches your eye as you step inside the cathedral …