Tag Archives: Medieval Towns

Santillana del Mar – a medieval village

The town of Santillana Del Mar, on the north coast of Spain, was introduced as the Town of Three Lies: it is not a Saint (Santo), not flat (llana), and not by the sea (mar).  It is inland a few … Continue reading

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Santiago de Compostela – more than the Cathedral

My last blog was about the main feature of Santiago, the Cathedral.  In this blog I will share some other sites of the city. Just south of the Cathedral is the pretty Praza de Fonseca.  The University of Santiago’s Library … Continue reading

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