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The “Muelle de la Osa” has three areas which are used for the port of call of the cruise ships. They can be adapted to the ships dimensions and draughts. The berth lines are 317, 250 and 206 metres long and its draughts go from 12 to 9 metres.
==Get around==
 
To get around in Asturias, you can use the single ticket, which is a smart card that allows you to travel in any line of the public transport by bus or by train within the Principality of Asturias. For more information: Consorcio de Transportes de Asturias.
 
===Public Transport===
 
The city has a wide range of public transport lines, easy to use and easy to arrive to any corner of the city centre and its rural environment.
The company in charge of the public transport in Gijón is EMTUSA.
 
===Taxi===
 
Another comfortable way of travelling is by taxi. The traveller can find several taxi stops all around the city and he can also phone one of the two following companies:
* Radio Taxi Gijón
* Radio Taxi Villa de Jovellanos
 
===Hire a car===
 
There are different companies that hire cars in the city:
 
* Ala Rent a Car
* América Limousine Services
* Amigo Coches
* Autocares Fano
* Avis
* Curin
* Europcar
* Europlan
* Expert
* Gasan S.L.
* Gestión desarrollo de servicios de alquiler y turismo alternativo
* Gijón tour
* Global Anecar
* Gómez Oviedo
* Hertz España
* Lidercar
* Mapril
* National Atesa
* Principado car
* Record Rent a Car
* Tourastur
* Beneluxcar
 
===Bikes===
 
Gijón has a cycleway, which is being expanded, that allows you to move faster and easily all around the city. This cycleway is a way to promote and develop the sustainable mobility, taking the bike as an alternative means of transport.
 
==Sleep==
 
Hotels, Rural hotels, guest houses, pensions, campsites, rural houses, youth hostels, apartments, holiday resorts.
 
The city of Gijón offers a great number of choices for the accommodation, depending on the area, price…
 
===Hotels===
 
* www.hotel44.es
* www.abbagijonhotel.com
* www.ac-hotels.com
* www.hotelaguera.es
* www.hotelalbor.com
* www.hotelalcomar.com
* www.hotelarbeyal.com
* www.hotelarena.es
* www.hotelasturiasgijon.com
* www.havenida.com
* www.hotelbahiagijon.com
* www.hotelesbegona.com
* www.hotelmarquesdesanesteban.com
* www.hotelcamaguey.com
* www.hotelcastillagijon.com
* www.celuisma.com/pathos
* www.granhoteljovellanos.com
* www.hotelhernancortes.es
 
===Rural Hotels===
 
* www.casonadecefontes.com
* www.miradordedeva.com
 
===Guest Houses===
 
* Covadonga
* La Argentina
* Libertad
* Manjón
* Plaza
* San Felix
 
===Pensions===
 
* Abacá
* Belmonte
* Brasas
* Campoamor
* Casa Vázquez
* Corraones
* Damas
* Don Pelayo
* El Carmen
* González
* La Xana
* Los pinos
* Piñole
 
===Campsites===
 
* www.campingijon.es.vg
* www.campingdeva-gijon.com/
 
===Rural houses===
 
* El Torreón
* La Quinta del Ynfanzon www.ynfanzon.com/hotel.htm
 
===Youth hostels===
 
* Albergue Juvenil Palacio San Andrés www.alberguegijon.com
===Apartments===
* www.apartamentossanesteban.com
* www.apartamentosceanbermudez.com
* www.hotelgijon.com
* www.moros41.com
===Holiday Resorts===
* www.casasnomadas.com
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==Get around==----
==See==
•<sleep name="La Casona de Jovellanos" address=Do"Plazoleta Jovellanos, 1, 33201 - Gijón - Asturias, Spain" phone="" url="http://www.lacasonadejovellanos.com" price="Best rates on official website″>La Casona de Jovellanos offers travelers and guests a comfortable and cozy accommodations. El Chigre, their famous restaurant offers unique environment for people who appreciates good food. They serve good home cooked meals and you'll get the chane to taste the traditional dishes offered only in Asturias.</sleep>
•<sleep name="Mirador de Deva Hotel" address="Deva - Serantes, Gijon, Asturias, 33394 , Spain" phone="(00 34) 985131578" price="Best rates on official website start at EUR €65">AMirador de Deva Hotel is located in the district of Deva in the coastal industrial city of Gijón in Asturias. Museo de la Gaita, Nicanor Piñole Museum, and Evaristo Valle Museum are some of the nearby museums. A trip to the Atlantic Botanical Garden, located just five minutes from the hotel, is sure to make your vacation truly unforgettable. You can start your day with a walk enjoy the lush landscape as you stroll along the San Lorenzo`s beach and stop to have breakfast in any cafeteriasneighboring trails of Mirador de Deva.</sleep>
==Buy==
 
In Gijón, you can find from the most fashionable shopping axis to the most traditional handcraft.
 
===Shops===
 
There are a lot of shopping centres all around the city which are valued at a national level, with a prize in the National Prizes of Domestic Trade. [http://www.gijondecompras.es/]
 
===Handcraft===
 
There are also different local handcraft shops where you can find products made with jet, ceramics, textile, leather, musical instruments, jewellery…
Moreover, the second weekends each month there is an Environmentally friendly and Handmade Market at the Main Square, where you can buy handmade and environmentally friendly products.
==Eat==
The Gijón gastronomy has countless recipes, from seafood is excellent in soups, rice with clams, cider black sea bream, fabada… to the typical Gijónnougat cake.
==Drink=Restaurants=== Some of the restaurants in which you can enjoy the typical food are:* El Candil* Casa Gerardo* Ciudadela* El perro que fuma* La Pondala* La Solana* Casa Víctor* Cabo Torres* El Jamonar* El puerto* La casa del Parque* La Llorea Golf* La Tabla* Las delicias* Los nogales* Ocle Café (restaurante vegetariano)* Pizzería Gepetto* Xeitosa ===Sidrerías (Cider bars)=== All around the city, there are several restaurants in which you can enjoy a lot of tasty food and snacks, together with the traditional drink: cider. Some of them are: * Cabañaquinta* Casa Arturo* Casa ataulfo* Casa Ferino* Casa justo* El globo* La Galana* Tino el Roxu* Rinconín de Deva ===Gastronomic corners=== All throughout the year, with a monthly appointment, there are different events and Gastronomic Fests:* Jornadas Gastronómicas del Oricio* Jornadas Gastronómicas del Antroxu* Jornadas Gastronómicas de San José* Jornadas Gastronómicas de la Menestra* Jornadas Gastronómicas del Pulpo de Pedrero* Jornadas Gastronómicas de la Mar* Jornadas Gastronómicas del Bonito* Jornadas Gastronómicas de la Sardina* Jornadas Gastronómicas del Arroz* Jornadas Gastronómicas de les Fabes y las Setas* Jornadas Gastronómicas de los callos* Jornadas Gastronómicas de la cocina tradicional* Campeonato de Asturias de pinchos y tapas  ==Do==
Cider is local beverage of choice You can start your day with a walk along the San Lorenzo`s beach and stop to have breakfast in Gijónany cafeterias.
==Sleep==
*<sleep name="" alt="" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" checkin="" checkout="" price="" lat="" long=""></sleep>
*<sleep name="La Casona de Jovellanos" address="Plazoleta Jovellanos, 1, 33201 - Gijón - Asturias, Spain" phoneDrink="" url="http://www.lacasonadejovellanos.com" price="Best rates on official website″>La Casona de Jovellanos offers travelers and guests a comfortable and cozy accommodations. El Chigre, their famous restaurant offers unique environment for people who appreciates good food. They serve good home cooked meals and you'll get the chane to taste the traditional dishes offered only in Asturias.</sleep>
* <sleep name="Mirador de Deva Hotel" address="Deva - Serantes, Gijon, Asturias, 33394 , Spain" phone="(00 34) 985131578" price="Best rates on official website start at EUR €65">AMirador de Deva Hotel Cider is located in the district local beverage of Deva choice in the coastal industrial city of Gijón in Asturias. Museo de la Gaita, Nicanor Piñole Museum, and Evaristo Valle Museum are some of the nearby museums. A trip to the Atlantic Botanical Garden, located just five minutes from the hotel, is sure to make your vacation truly unforgettable. You can enjoy the lush landscape as you stroll along the neighboring trails of Mirador de Deva. </sleep>
==Get out==
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