Home / Travel Guides / Europe / Spain / Santander

Santander, Spain

View gallery

1 photos

Below are pictures and videos. Select what you want to view below.

Much the largest city in Cantabria, with a population approaching 200,000, SANTANDER is an elegant, refined resort with excellent transport connections. While its setting on the narrow Bahía de Santander is beautiful – from the heart of the city, you can enjoy clear views across the bay to rolling green hills and high mountains that seem to glow at sunset, and superb sandy beaches line much of the shorefront – many of the city centre's finest buildings were destroyed by a fire in 1941. Santander focuses on two very distinct areas: the old town, a compact grid of streets that stretches …
Information by Rough Guides

Top Hotels in Santander, Spain

from Yahoo Travelers

Chiqui Hotel

Chiqui Hotel is situated at the most beautiful site of El Sardinero beach, its privileged situation will let you listen to the sea, peacefully sitting, enjoying its superb ...

Top Things to Do in Santander, Spain

from Yahoo Travelers

Palacio Real de La Magdalena

This wonderful building is well-known as the headquarters of Universidad Internacional Menendez Pelayo (Menendez Pelayo International University). It was built in 1909 and ...

Top Restaurants in Santander, Spain

from Yahoo Travelers

Cañadío

The restaurant is situated next to Plaza de Cañadio , hence its name, and it has become a weekend meeting point for many young people in the city. This restaurant is ...