In Gijon it will be able to discover important constructions of Roman origin: as the Palace of Revillagigedo, the Collegiate church of Saint John Baptist or the chapels of La Soledad and The Remedies; as well as extensive areas landscaped like the Park of Elizabeth La Católica or the new Park End of the St Lawrence.
In depart higher from Cimavilla, the most emblematic quarter of Gijon, and facing the sea Cantabrico will be able to contemplate the monumental sculptural work “Praise of the Horizon” of Eduardo Chillida. Undoubtedly, a praise to which the history of Gijon is hard tied to the sea.
Along the Asturian coast he can enjoy innumerable beaches, the only and differently, but the Beach of the St Lawrence of Gijon is special.
It is a beach of thin and golden sand, which is minimized by the increase of the tide. An ideal place to walk in the spring months, autumn and winter. And a place of diversion and playtime for the summer months crammed.
If the Sun wants to feel Gijon to its feet, rise to the lookout of the Peak. If the day is sunny, he will be able to enjoy a few surprising conference to the Cantabrian mountain range.