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Cantabria is a region of [[Spain]].
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Cantabria is a region of [[Spain]], located on the northern coast. Its main infrastructure hub is [[Santander]] with about 180,000 inhabitants.
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==Regions==
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[[Cantabria]] has the following sub-regions:
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*[[Santander]]
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*[[Trasmiera]]
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*[[Ason-Aguera]]
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*[[Pas]]
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*[[Campoo]]
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*[[Besaya]]
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*[[Costa Central]]
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*[[Saja-Nansa]]
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*[[Liebana]]
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==Cities==
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*[[Santander]]
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*[[Castro Urdiales]]
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==Other Destinations==
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*[[Monte el Castillo]] Caves
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*[[Covalanas]] Caves
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*[[El Pendo]] Caves
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*[[Hornos de la Peña]] Caves
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*[[Altamira]] Caves and Museum
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*Roman spa in [[Camesa Rebolledo]]
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*[[Cabárceno]] Natur Park and Zoo
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*[[Picos de Europa]] National Park
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==Get in==
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The best airport is in [[Santander]]. Since it is a small airport international flights might go to [[Bilbao]]. [[Bilbao]] is only 100km (60m) from [[Santander]].
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Arrival by ferry from [[UK]] is also possible in [[Santander]]. There is a ferry terminal.
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Arrival by car from [[Bilbao]] is via the A8 freeway.
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==Get around==
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Since many interesting places are outside the main city [[Santander]] in small villages in the country side a car is recommendable. Alternatively public buses are available to larger towns. Frequent public buses are available between [[Santander]] and [[Bilbao]].
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==Get out==
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If you are coming from the [[Basque Country]] the logical continuation is to go to [[Asturias]]. Just follow the coastline westwards.
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 11:34, 23 March 2004

Cantabria is a region of Spain, located on the northern coast. Its main infrastructure hub is Santander with about 180,000 inhabitants.

Contents

Regions

Cantabria has the following sub-regions:

Cities

Other Destinations

Get in

The best airport is in Santander. Since it is a small airport international flights might go to Bilbao. Bilbao is only 100km (60m) from Santander.

Arrival by ferry from UK is also possible in Santander. There is a ferry terminal.

Arrival by car from Bilbao is via the A8 freeway.


Get around

Since many interesting places are outside the main city Santander in small villages in the country side a car is recommendable. Alternatively public buses are available to larger towns. Frequent public buses are available between Santander and Bilbao.


Get out

If you are coming from the Basque Country the logical continuation is to go to Asturias. Just follow the coastline westwards.

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