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A Spanish surprise: How to spend a perfect 48 hours in Santander, Spain

El sardinero beach santander

“Santander is a very beautiful city; we have the sea, the mountains, and real culture”, says my host Carolina, as I gaze across the glassy Bay of Santander, admiring the rising peaks in the distance. And she’s right too. Here in northern Spain’s Cantabria region, an area still largely unspoiled by the hordes of tourists that flock to the south, green rolling valleys spill towards sleepy towns, while beautiful Mediterranean-like beaches hug the coastline. Admittedly, the seaside capital of Santander…

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