Hostal La Torre

Avenida Los Castros 53, Santander, Cantabria, 39005, Spain and Canary Islands | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Santander

Across the top of green Spain

A travel blog entry by helwit on Aug 01, 2014

14 photos

... with ochre. I have always wanted to visit here, I remember as a primary school child being fascinated by the pictures. Unfortunately, my curiosity is only partly satisfied as you are unable to visit the real thing - they have built a replica cave. Of course, there is a good reason, after the caves were first opened it became clear that the paintings could not be sustained with hundreds of thousands of visitors. They have done great job with the replica and ...

Wow what wonderful mountains

A travel blog entry by skippyroo on Jul 25, 2014

18 photos

The evening before we tried to anchor in a river a few miles west of San Vicente but it ended up being too shallow so we come back to San Vicente and anchored more or less where we were the previous nights.

In the morning we headed for the bus station and took the only daily bus to Fuente Te (the cable car in the Picos del Europa) which is 1 1/2 hours ...

Diploma Day! (Ashley)

A travel blog entry by em_and_ash9394 on Jul 25, 2014

6 photos

Buenas!

Today was such a bittersweet day! After class, where we watched Nueve Reinas, we grabbed some coffee and headed to the "end of the semester" ceremony. There, a few of our friends played songs (such as Country Roads) and we were given our diplomas.

It is so sad leaving here! I finally got into the groove of waking up ten minutes before breakfast, rushing to get dressed, eating crescent rolls, going to class for 4 hours, eating lunch, napping, ...

Last day of class (Emily)

A travel blog entry by em_and_ash9394 on Jul 25, 2014

2 photos

... battle with cancer in the past couple weeks. He dedicated a song to him, and I almost cried when he played it. He then played a Newfoundland regional song about traveling and making friends and then returning home. It was awesome because before the ceremony he taught all of us how to sing along, so it was lively and a lot of fun. Next, one of our friends on our trip from WV, Curtis, stood before us and sang country roads. Of ...

Enjoying the north west coast of Spain

A travel blog entry by skippyroo on Jul 23, 2014

7 photos

... The stream from the river is pretty strong and there were a number of [local] moorings and other yachts at anchor so we put out our second anchor aft to ensure when we swung round with the tide change we would stay put and not knock into other boats.

The first evening we did witness one boat take a [local] buoy and then swung round like mad and actually bumped into another boat. We had luckily kept watch and pulled in chain as this boat got close to ...

       

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hostal La Torre Santander

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good