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.
These were taken early in the morning on our way down to Burgos.
On the way to our hotel in the beautiful country side of Cantabria.
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.
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 …
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.
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 …
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 …
We were a bit tired when we arrived in Valladolid. But finally the weather was a lot better.
We left the Cathedral and started walking towards the Convento de San Esteban. How many nests can you find?