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Peninsula of Magdalena

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Address: Santander, Spain
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Wonderful views

Lovely walk through the grounds. Spectacular views , we missed getting into see the house as its specific times for a tour.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
holidayfan59
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Grangemouth, Scotland

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Grangemouth, Scotland
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53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely walk through the grounds. Spectacular views , we missed getting into see the house as its specific times for a tour.

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Wales, United Kingdom
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299 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

The peninsula was pretty quiet when we were there near the end of October, and was very peaceful even though though there were people around. We found plenty of places to have a relaxing sit down, and the views are fantastic. We thought the maritime exhibition was very interesting and the palace was beautiful. We thoroughly enjoyed our walk around... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Probably one of the best places in Santander to visit and enjoy amazing views of Santander. Highly recommended! Free entrance and lots of places to sit and enjoy the beautiful nature.

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1 Thank OanaChCh
Lierganes, Spain
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71 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

The sand is beautifully soft and the beach isn't overcrowded. The sea is quite cold though-I wasn't brave enough to swim in it! There's a restauarnt nearby for snacks and drinks.

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Cairo, Egypt
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31 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

A magnificent small island. The Magdalena Royal Palace is surrounded by nice plants, and the attractive water views around the island are excellent. Be ready to take as much photos as you can, and consider having Bahia de Santander at the background.

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Sydney, Australia
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483 reviews
373 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

This is a large park. You have the option to drive around or park in front of the gates and walk around. The interior is rugged woodland, around the coastline the garden is more manicured with great views of the beach and the ocean. There is a small free zoo with seals and penguins, a large maritime monument and a... More 

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Musselburgh, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

Great views and lovely walk. Great for young kids as small zoo and play park. Is also free . ...............

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Leicestershire
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217 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Standing on this headland is like being on top of the world,plenty of places to park and walk, and away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Just take the main coast road from the waterfront and this leads

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Thank Raffiella11
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Free for all the outdoor areas €3 for a tour of the palace, lovely views of the various beaches some penguins and seals with daily feeds, not any amenities inside so take a drink.

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perth scotland
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130 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Great walk from the Casino area with a couple of places to have coffee and cake or a light lunch by the footpath. Very good views of the sea.

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