Le Petit Boutique Hotel
Travel Blogs from Santander
... de Santa Juliana housing the tomb of this martyr who is supposed to have captured the devil. Another Romanesqe church, so beautifully simple. The cloisters have columns with fascinating carvings of hunting scenes and animals. In another beautifully restored building Palacio Barreda-Peredo there was a wonderful photographic exhibition by a Spanish woman, Piedad Isla. The photos were stunning, Cantabrian life mostly in the 30's, 40' and 50's. Attached to ...
... bus route was just brilliant - it took you through gorges, past sheer cliff faces, alongside mountains and farms etc etc.
We got to Fuente Te and took the cable car into the clouds. Shame we were unable to see the last 150 m but nevertheless it was excellent.
When we got back to San Vicente we enjoyed some local delicacies. A most enjoyable day.
... doing homework and going to bed. Now what am I to do??
Not only am I going to miss Santander, I am going to miss the people. We got to know Dutch, Spanish, and British people really well, and it finally hit me that it is going to be hard to see them go!
Looking ahead to this weekend, I really need some rest! There will be a LOT of touring for the next few days, and before I know it, we will all be heading home!
We stayed in Santander at anchor and enjoyed a chill day - basically did nothing but rest and read. We're in no particular hurray.
In the morning we headed off for San Vicente. It was a very pleasant passage. Very little wind and swell, so we motored most of the the way. In the background we could see the Picos but the visibility wasn't the best, so photos would not do justice showing off this wonderful coastline.
We got to San Vicente ...
We dropped Julian off at the Brittany Ferries terminal and headed off to Santillana del Mar some 25 kms from Santander.
The village consists of one street which loops around and the buildings date from the 13th and 16th centuries - magical.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking