Panoramic view of the Castello beach in Asturias, Spain

Located in a municipality that doesn’t get a lot of attention (called El Franco), Castello beach is not in the spotlight too much either. That doesn’t mean you won’t find it crowded in high season, it means you will most surely find it empty in low season 馃檪 Like we did when we were there, […]

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  •  in Villaviciosa, Asturias

    Panoramic view of the Bonome beach in Villaviciosa, Asturias

    Hidden inside the Villaviciosa estuary, Bonome beach (or Bonhome beach) is appearing and disappearing with the tides – don’t despair if you get there and there’s no beach cause it’s not the only one who’s missing 馃檪 Just across the river, Misiego beach is missing too! The river, sheltering beaches on both its banks, is […]

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  •  in Goz贸n, Asturias

    Panoramic view of the Carniciega beach in Asturias, Spain

    You’ll probably see the images of the Carniciega beach and think you’ve seen them before or maybe I got all confused and published here some images from the Verdicio beach. There might be a better explanation for the similarity, since these 2 beaches are actually close neighbors. I like to call them “twin sisters” cause […]

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  •  in Goz贸n, Asturias

    Panoramic view of the Verdicio beach in Asturias, Spain

    Easy to find and very popular especially in high season, Verdicio (also known as Tenrero beach) is a beach for the entire family, even if its strong waves require a bit of caution. You can get here either from West (Avil茅s) or East (Luanco), following the indicators pointing towards the small village of Verdicio. Another […]

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  •  in Avil茅s, Asturias

    Covallonga cove in Asturias, Spain

    Covallonga is the kind of cove that can only be truly appreciated and loved once you see it from below and not from above, like in the images inserted in this post. A long narrow cove of sand and rocks, it’s best seen from above as the descent is rather dangerous, especially on rainy days. […]

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  •  in Avil茅s, Asturias

    Panoramic view of San Balandran beach in Asturias, Spain

    San Balandr谩n is a very peculiar beach, for various reasons. One reason is that is belongs to the municipality of Avil茅s, an area where no official beaches show up on maps. A second reason is that San Balandr谩n is located inside a cove inside a delta. And a third reason is that, although it’s a […]

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  •  in Llanes, Asturias

    Portiellu or De los Curas beach in Llanes, Asturias - panoramic view

    Completely missing from official maps and guides, Portiellu is a secluded nudist beach hidden in Llanes really close to the Tor贸 beach. Why the secrecy? Well, I don’t think there is any secrecy when it comes to the official tourism board, is just that Llanes has so many beaches that only the better preserved ones […]

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