Things to do in cantabria

Attractions and places of interest

Built in 1210, the Castillo del Rey (KIng's Castle) is one of the best examples of medieval defensive architecture in the region of Cantabria. Formerly owned by Alfonso I of Asturias,...

Attractions and places of interest

A large metal silhouette of a ship sits on the facade of this church, a celebration of the seafaring traditions of the town. It was built across the 13th to 16th centuries in Gothic and...

Attractions and places of interest

Potes has 2 churches of St Vicente situated next to each other - the old and the new. The most ancient parts of the old church date from the 14th century with newer parts added in the...

Attractions and places of interest

A glorious and important work of Romanesque architecture, the Colegiata de Santa Juliana was built to hold the remains of Santa Juliana, who was tortured to death in 304AD by her husband...

Attractions and places of interest

In this small convent the 9 resident nuns bake amazing cakes and sobaos (small pastries) that are definitely not to be missed. Set up over 20 years ago, the nuns here are part of the...

Attractions and places of interest

The church of San Pedro is at the highest point of Noja in the Plaza de la Villa and is a mixture of architectures with a slender Gothic and Romanesque tower, a Gothic ceiling of...