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Peninsula of Magdalena

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Address: Santander, Spain
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Go to the west side of the peninsula

The area around and behind the Faro de la Cerda is by far the best part of the Peninsula. The Palace isn't really a feature at all in terms of architecture. My school was actually... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The area around and behind the Faro de la Cerda is by far the best part of the Peninsula. The Palace isn't really a feature at all in terms of architecture. My school was actually grander, although I'm reliably informed that many cultural events open to the public take place regularly here during the summer months. The east side of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Spent a fab day walking around the peninsula. Amazing photo opportunities. Stunning views of lighthouse and beaches. Easy to walk around the peninsula.

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Santander, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

If you visit Santander, this is one of the places to visit. I would start a walk either by Reina Victoria Street, with the magnicient views of the Bay of Santander, which is said to be one of the most beautiful bys in the world) or along the beach promenade to get to the Peninsula of Magdalena, summer home of... More 

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Lincoln, NE USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Some beautiful views and good photo opportunities on a misty evening. A nice stroll after spending time in the museums.

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Santander, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This beatiful park, placed in the best site of the city, is one of the must you can visit in Santander. In the top stands The Palacio Real, former summer royal court from 1913 to 1930., where you can get the bests views of the city bay. From there, you can walk between the trees, enjoiing the paths, the splendids... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Lovely walk through the park. The train was not running when we visited and the sea lions were sleeping and in need of some water. Overall the visit wasnice. There was a conference going in the Palacio Real so there were lots of cars moing throught the park but overall a great visit. Happy travels!

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Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

One of the best beaches we have been on.They have a couple of bars and ideal for walking or swimming.Number 1 or 2 bus from the city if you do not want to walk.

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

A lovely place to visit anytime of the year! The views are beautiful, and there are long or short paths you can choose from.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is a must to see and take a picnic!See the animals and the old ships,or go and visit the palace.There is also a Dotto train for the elderly and disabled.the panoramic views are fantastic.

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

You can walk right around the peninsula. Make sure you take the higher ppath. Ther eis not onl a lovley park but a small marine zoo with seals and penguins. Very enjoyable and all free!

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Address: Santander, Spain
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Cantabria  >  Santander

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