Cudillero, a fishing village


The Spanish town of Cudillero is one of the many typical fishing villages of Asturias. Today it still retains its special charm. Their colorful houses that have been built on the slope of the three mountains that surround it, make the place not leave anyone who visits it indifferent. The town as a whole constitutes an impressive and picturesque landscape of great beauty.

When walking through its streets you can feel the feeling of being united to sea. You will find unique corners, narrow alleys, steep streets that will take you to the viewpoints (located in the old town) from where you can see the entire town and the vastness of the sea. It is a picturesque Fisher's town that invites you to get lost in it and to stroll through its port and its alleys.

One of the places that most attract the attention of this small Asturian town is the Plaza de la Marina. From this square you can perfectly observe the amphitheater that constitutes the town as a whole. It is made up of all the houses that make boxes, and the plaza. All this makes up an extraordinary, unique and very beautiful setting. In fact, the place has been declared a Historic Artistic Complex.

In this Plaza de la Marina, there are also several restaurants, in addition to cider houses Y seafood restaurants. In all of them for a reasonable and affordable price you can enjoy the gastronomic delights of the Asturian sea and land. It is a town that if you go through Asturias you should not miss it, it will not disappoint you. It is located approximately 50 kilometers from Gijón and 60 from Oviedo.

Fishing village of Cudillero, Asturias Spain (October 2022)


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