Santillana del Mar

A small town with rich history and an array of historic relics, featuring a decidedly authentic atmosphere.

Santillana del Mar is a historic town situated in Cantabria, Spain. Its many historic buildings attract thousands of holidaymakers every year. There is an old saying that Santillana del Mar is The Town of Three Lies, since it is neither a Saint, nor flat, nor is it by the sea as implied by its name. However, the name actually derives from Santa Juliana whose remains are kept in the Colegiata, a Romanesque church and former Benedictine monastery.
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  • Collegiate church. Santillana del Mar. Cantabria. Colegiata
  • Facades. Santillana del Mar, Cantabria. Fachadas
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  • Lucerna. Bronce.
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  • Museo Regina Coeli - Fachada
   

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