The Cantabrian sea breeze fills the new Vincci Puertochico Santander 4*

Vincci Puertochico Santander celebrates its 16th anniversary with a new design inspired by the magnificent landscape which surrounds it. Located right by the Cantabrian Sea, with unbeatable views over the ‘Puerto Chico’ marina and the city’s bay – a member of the ‘Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World’ – its new interior … Continue reading “The Cantabrian sea breeze fills the new Vincci Puertochico Santander 4*”

Vincci Hoteles’ blankets make the trip from Santander to Greece to help SOS Refugiados

One day a terrible fire broke out in the forest. Frightened, all the animals fled. In amidst all the confusion, a little hummingbird started flying in the other direction to all the other animals. The lions, giraffes and elephants all stared in disbelief at the hummingbird, wondering what on earth it was doing flying towards … Continue reading “Vincci Hoteles’ blankets make the trip from Santander to Greece to help SOS Refugiados”

5 fascinating Three Kings processions: from one celebrating one hundred years to a fairytale parade

In just a few days excitement will be at fever pitch in households across Spain. The Three Kings are coming from the East, bringing presents, joy and hope. But not every city welcomes them in the same way. Some have Queens as well as Kings, in others they arrive by boat, and in some places … Continue reading “5 fascinating Three Kings processions: from one celebrating one hundred years to a fairytale parade”

The 63rd Santander International Festival immerses Cantabria in music

In August, Santander is synonymous with culture. Since 1948 the region has hosted the Santander International Festival, attended by world-renowned artists who over the years have left a lasting impression. Once again, this is the 63rd edition, music will once again fill churches, parks, palaces and even caves. During the whole month of August the … Continue reading “The 63rd Santander International Festival immerses Cantabria in music”

Five ideas for Santander, to suit all tastes

Santander, the capital of Cantabria, is one of the most beautiful cities in Spain. The main gateway for Spanish trade during the 16th and 17th centuries, today it is a thoroughly modern, a peaceful, welcoming city, which offers a wide range of tourist activities to suit all tastes. Here are just some ideas of the … Continue reading “Five ideas for Santander, to suit all tastes”