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Overall rating: 6
The best time to visit Santander as per the weather is in the summer when the precipitation levels are low. The summers are warm and sunny without being uncomfortably hot. However, the winters are also mild and pleasant and are relatively free of frost. One should avoid the rainy season as it would tend to keep you indoors.
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Overall rating: 6
Santander has been a popular beach resort and summer getaway for over hundreds of years. Although it is not very well known outside of Spain, the number of international tourists coming here has been steadily increasing over the years.
Santander has eight beautiful beaches where visitors can indulge in a variety of water sports or simply laze around in the sun. One can even learn how to sail or choose to explore this wonderful city on foot.
The Plaza de Cañadío has many bars and restaurants and features a very lively nightlife that involves much drinking ... More and music. There is even a Casino near the Sardinero beach where visitors can try their luck at games like roulette and blackjack.
The Magdalena Palace housed the royal family went they visited Santander in the summers and attracts many visitors. Visitors can view fine examples of the pre-historic rock art of Cantabria in the various caves near the city.
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Overall rating: 6
The port city of Santander is situated on the northern coast of Spain. It is the capital of the autonomous community of Cantabria.
This wonderful city is located in the Cantabrian coast, with the bay to the south and the Cantabrian Sea to the north. Santander is renowned for its mild and humid climate. Average temperatures in summer do not go above 30°C, and in winters, they do not drop below 4°C.
Santander has a population of approximately 180,000. A large part of the population of the Cantabria region resides in this city.
Santander has had a long ... More and glorious past since the Roman times and was even the summer getaway of the Spanish King Alfonso XIII. The culture of this beautiful city reflects the heritage of the many civilizations that have flourished here.
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mary hession.
10/3/2012
Overall rating: 6
Enjoyable. Fab place. Very nice people and very good for food of all kinds. Great place for shopping and not very expensive. Loved it there. Would go there again, loved the airport and the beach and the docks. Would be a very nice place to live.
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the old part
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