For a bargain €8 we were able to use a secure hotel car park a stone’s throw from Gustave ... So a day late, we crossed the border into Spain’s Cantabria region. Weaving between the towering rock faces of the Defile de Hermida road, we arrived.
Well, there's no better way to brush up your skills than a language course in Salamanca, home to Spain's oldest university. While you're there, visit the Roman aqueduct in Castile & León and marvel at the city's sandstone architecture - all en español.
a luxury hotel. Similarly, anybody looking to buy Porciedo, an ancient community in the Picos de Europa mountains of Cantabria, in northern Spain, would have to respect its unique architectural heritage. This is a very attractive, unique, sale. But few of.
While it welcomes millions of visitors each year, there are fewer than a dozen hotels open from mid-October ... Order a bottle of Rioja - the Sierra Cantabria Selección 2014 was the best I had in Spain. SeaSoul in Santa Eulalia (S'Argamassa/+34.
Fringed by golden-sand beaches (particularly at Laredo and Santander) and backed by a spectacular mountainous hinterland, Cantabria has the best of northern Spain's scenery ... Ibiza's hidden charms is on a self-guided, hotel-to-hotel walking holiday.
Given that Spain is the number ... Santander, the capital of Cantabria, has probably the best beaches of any city in the area, the best being El Sardinero and la Peninsula de la Magdalena (santanderspain.info). The hotel Boutique Las Brisas (00 34.
As the capital of northern Spain's Cantabria region, Santander is a proper little ... Brittany Ferries can book more than a dozen of the best hotels in Santander as packages with ferry travel. Frequent buses run along the waterfront between the city.
It was the notoriously choppy Bay of Biscay which forced me to consider the conundrum of the sick bag. The news that I was sailing by ferry from Plymouth to Santander in northern Spain was unanimously ... signs of life - the Bay of Biscay is apparently.
IT’S just been made easier to take your canine companion to the beach. Gone are the days of leaving the furriest member of the family behind, as redcanina.es has developed an interactive map to find dog-friendly beaches. Unfortunately for dog lovers.
Were you one of the many gamers who was disappointed with Final Fantasy XIII? It turns out that Square-Enix are already aware of this issue, and the company has admitted that they are currently unsure as to where to take the storyline for upcoming games in.