#Oviedo, Lets discover The Principality of #Asturias in northern Spain

The city

Oviedo is the capital city of Asturias in northern Spain.Oviedo is the main city in Asturias with two hundred thousand inhabitants.It´s the administrative, commercial and educational capital of Asturias.

 

Where

From eastern Asturias you will drive for 50 minutes to get Oviedo. It´s very easy to find parking close to the city centre where the main monuments,shops,restaurants,museums etc.. are located.

 

What to visit

The main sights are the Old Town, Fontan Square (where there is a market every morning), Uria Street,  the Town Hall and Campoamor Theatre . These places are 10 minutes walking distance from each other.
There is a mountain called Naranco Mountain where you can see Pre-romanesque monuments (it´s a UNESCO World Heritage Site). It offers you fantastic views over the city. It´s a 10 minute drive by car or you can take a bus from Uria Street.
 

Video

Lovely people, beautiful landscapes, good gastronomy and cultural tourism.Do you want to know the reason by why Woody Allen is in Love with this place in the north of Spain?

One thought on “#Oviedo, Lets discover The Principality of #Asturias in northern Spain

  1. Hey, We have been checking out your blog and we must say that we are really impressed. It’s really great.

    We have particularly been following your posts about Oviedo as we visited there too. We have even written a guide, which you can check out here: http://hitchhikershandbook.com/country-guides/spain-2/oviedo/ We would live your feedback and any tips, information, advice that you might have would be warmly appreciated.

    Keep up the good work!

    http://www.HitchHikersHandbook.com
    Ania & Jon

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s