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official guide to Spain beaches
complete official guide to beaches in Spain
The best guide to the 3,000 listed beaches in Spain is completed by the 'Ministerio de Agricultura, AlimentaciÔn Y Medio Ambiente', just follow the information below as to how to get the best from it. Explore every beach in Spain before going there.

Beaches near Valencia
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click on a beach area in the Spain official beach guide to obtain an image like the one above for beaches near Valencia. There are 21 beaches near to Valencia and all of these are sub-divided by the guide. Click on the links.
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Gandia beaches
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You can then come to a page like this for Gandia North
Gandia North beach
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L'Ahuir beach Gandia
L'Ahuir beach Gandia
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You can click on the small image to enlarge it.
The beaches around Valencia are absolutely marvellous. They seem to go on forever.








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Cudillero, Asturias
Cudillero, Asturias
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Cudillero is a small pleasing fishing village in Asturias which is crafted into the mountainside down to the sea.

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website of Cudillero town hall

local details of 9 beaches around Cudillero


Castro Urdiales, Cantabria

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Once a Roman settlement (Flavióbriga) Castro Urdiales is now a captivating seafaring and fishing village which was declared an Historic Site in 1978.
It is also lucky to be graced by the beaches of Urdiales, El Fraile and Brazomar. The town centre has much to be explored.

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Google street view

Castro Urdiales town hall website

local details on beaches

San Vicente de la Barquera, Cantabria
San Vicente de la Barquera, Cantabria
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San Vicente de la Barquera is unique and memorable fishing safe harbour on the Cantabrian coast.
Blessed with an old village and snow-capped mountains of the Picos de Europa in the distance. San Vicente's old town was declared to be of Cultural Interest in 1987. Don't miss the church of Santa María de los Ángeles, built between the 13th and 16th centuries, the castle and the remains of a wall.
There are the fabulous beaches such as Fuentes, Primera de San Vicente, El Rosal, El Tostadero, Merón and Gerra, and a 'to die for' estuary with its brightly-coloured boats.
San Vicente de la Barquera's maritime history brings with it excellent fish and seafood dishes which includes sorropotún or Barquera hotpot, a stew prepared with tuna and potatoes.

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Google street view

San Vincente de la Barquera town hall

local details of beaches around San Vincente de la Barquera

local details of beaches around San Vincente de la Barquera
Niñera y Fuentes


Palafrugell, Girona
Palafrugell, Girona
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satellite view

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Palafrugell town hall website

local guide to beaches

Tamarisk beach, Palafrugell
Tamarisk beach

Getaria, Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa
Getaria, Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa
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An ancient whaling village where they also make an excellent 'txakolí '.
Mediaeval houses and a 15-century Gothic Church of San Salvador.
local Euskadi tourism
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street view beach

street view

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Cristóbal Balenciaga Museum
Evening gown from 1957. Cristobal Balenciaga Museum, Getaria
Contact details
Aldamar Parkea, 6
20808 Getaria, Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa (Basque Country)
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Tel.:+34 943008840
Cristóbal Balenciaga Museum
Exhibitions
RACHEL L. MELLON COLLECTION
May 27, 2017 - January 25, 2018
The Rachel L. Mellon Collection exhibition, under the direction of Hubert de Givenchy, presents to the public a careful selection of garments and documents that offers a different perspective of Balenciaga’s Haute Couture, through the personal filter of this extraordinary lady’s taste and way of life.

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