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VALLADOLID PLUS AVILES SPAIN.

Industrial towns with lovely town centres.

--------- I arrived at Valladolid -Campo Grande station, from Irun, on the French border , after a 5 hour ride on RENFE. I stayed one
night. The outer of Valladolid is mostly industrial, but the centre of town is lovely.The
population is around 309,000. --- Christopher Columbus died here in 1506 AD. - I wandered about
and came across , Plaza de Europa with the market, and Globe. A large square is Plaza Major in
the centre of the city, with the Town Hall, that was opened in 1908. The cathedral a renaissance building
is in Calle Arribas. --- The distance from Valladolid to Aviles is 293 km {182 miles } . To Madrid it is 190 km.------ VALLADOLID  SPAIN.  --  Campo-Grande  railway  station.

VALLADOLID SPAIN. -- Campo-Grande railway station.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  Plaza Zorrilla.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Plaza Zorrilla.

VALLADOLID  SPAIN.

VALLADOLID SPAIN.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.   --  R.C.  Cathedral  in  Calle Arribas.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- R.C. Cathedral in Calle Arribas.

VALLADOLID  SPAIN.   Cathedral from 16th  century.

VALLADOLID SPAIN. Cathedral from 16th century.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  -- Town  Hall  in Plaza  Major., opened  in  1908.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Town Hall in Plaza Major., opened in 1908.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  Plaza Major  in  centre  of  town.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Plaza Major in centre of town.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.--   Plaza  Major.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN.-- Plaza Major.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.   Street  signs.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. Street signs.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  Golden  Fountain  {Bronze} in  Plaza D Fuente Dorada.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Golden Fountain {Bronze} in Plaza D Fuente Dorada.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.   -- Plaza D Fuente Dorada.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Plaza D Fuente Dorada.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --   Fruit and  Flower  market in Plaza de Europa.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Fruit and Flower market in Plaza de Europa.

VALLADOLID  SPAIN.   Globe  fountain  in  Plaza de  Espana.

VALLADOLID SPAIN. Globe fountain in Plaza de Espana.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  I think  this,  is  a  Church.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- I think this, is a Church.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  Plaza  de Europa.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Plaza de Europa.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN.

VALLADOLID,  SPAIN.  --  Stayed one  night  at  this  Hostal.

VALLADOLID, SPAIN. -- Stayed one night at this Hostal.

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Aviles is a town in Asturia on the coast in northern
Spain, in the flat lands. Of medieval times the old Quarter is lovely. From Valladolid by
train takes over 4 hours. The streets are splendid arcades. A great place to walk
round. The weather was sunny, but i could see that it would be great in the rain.
There a beaches nearby. -----AVILES,  SPAIN.  --    Just  making  sure, it's  the  right  place  .!

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Just making sure, it's the right place .!

AVILES  SPAIN.  Station  front, stuated  in El Pozon.

AVILES SPAIN. Station front, stuated in El Pozon.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  Town  Hall,  in Plaza  de  Europa.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Town Hall, in Plaza de Europa.

AVILES,  SPAIN.   --  Plaza de Espana.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Plaza de Espana.

AVILES,  SPAIN.   --    Plaza de  Europa. -  Palace of  Ferrera,  a  stone  building.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Plaza de Europa. - Palace of Ferrera, a stone building.

AVILES,  SPAIN.

AVILES, SPAIN.

AVILES,  SPAIN.

AVILES, SPAIN.

AVILES,SPAIN.  --  Clinica Rozona a  private Asturian Clinic for  30  years ,with a social philosophy making  medicine  available  for all  citizens.

AVILES,SPAIN. -- Clinica Rozona a private Asturian Clinic for 30 years ,with a social philosophy making medicine available for all citizens.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  San  Nicolas de Bari Church, in  Calle San Francisco a Romanesque  church from  13th  century.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- San Nicolas de Bari Church, in Calle San Francisco a Romanesque church from 13th century.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  Palacio de Baldera.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Palacio de Baldera.

AVILES,  SPAIN.   Calla Gallania, arcades.

AVILES, SPAIN. Calla Gallania, arcades.

AVILES,  SPAIN.

AVILES, SPAIN.

AVILES,  SPAIN.

AVILES, SPAIN.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  -- Arcaded streets.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Arcaded streets.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  Old  Quarter.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Old Quarter.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  Padres Franciscanos  church.  --Church of  Franciscan  Fathers.

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Padres Franciscanos church. --Church of Franciscan Fathers.

AVILES,  SPAIN.  --  Splendid facades..

AVILES, SPAIN. -- Splendid facades..

AVILES, SPAIN.  in region of  Asturia,  in  northern  Spain..

AVILES, SPAIN. in region of Asturia, in northern Spain..

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