Panoramic view of the Represas beach in Asturias, Spain

Represas is a semi-urban beach in the city of Tapia de Casariego – even so, it seems not quite so popular compared to the urban ones, especially Anguileiro beach, El Murallón or Porcía beach. Maybe because it’s not centric or because it’s a beach of pebbles and boulders (and almost no sand) it seems to […]

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  •  in Gijón, Asturias

    Cagonera beach in Gijón, Asturias, Spain - panoramic view

    Caginera beach comes with more than one story to tell. First of all La Cagonera is no longer accessible by foot, a major landslide closed the only footpath that was built to reach it – and when I say major, I mean the biggest I have seen so far. I never saw Cagonera before the […]

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  •  in Cudillero, Asturias

    L'Airín beach in Cudillero, Asturias, Spain

    A mainly pebbly beach where the color of the sand has various beautiful shades, L’Airín is separated from the beach of Salencia by the islet of Fariñon. L’Airín beach is visited almost exclusively by the people of the village of Novellana because the descent is long, winding, tricky and slippery when wet. There is also […]

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  •  in Valdés, Asturias

    Cueva or La Arena beach seen from above - panoramic view

    This wide beach of pebbles and sand, where the River Esva (also known as Canero) flows into, is part of the West Coast Protected Landscape Area. It’s limited on its Western side by the impressive stretch of quartz that is the Busto Cape and it’s located right in the village of Cueva. People also call […]

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  •  in Avilés, Asturias

    Arañón beach in Avilés, Asturias, Spain - panoramic view

    El Arañón beach can found at the right-hand side of the mouth of the River Avilés, near to the San Juan de Nieva lighthouse right outside the village of Nueva, Asturias. You can also see it from far away, from San Juan de Nieva beach in the neighboring municipality of Castrillón. It’s a rather long […]

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  •  in Castrillón, Asturias

    Bahínas beach in Asturias, Spain

    The pictures above do not do justice to Bahínas beach and that’s because I took them on a rainy winter day right after a string of storms swiped the shore causing a lot of damage to the beaches and the villages on the coastline of Asturias and other northern provinces. Bahínas is a wild and […]

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  •  in Llanes, Asturias

    Villanueva beach in Llanes, Asturias, Spain - panoramic view

    Villanueva beach is a really tiny beach (20 meters wide or so) well hidden behind high cliffs in the municipality of Llanes. This only if you can hide anything in Llanes where every secluded beach is full of people, especially during summer weekends. Villanueva beach is particularly beautiful, being carved at the bottom of a […]

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