On this occasion, the house of the week brings us to Puerto de Vega in Navia, one of the most charming fishing villages in Asturias. Old whaling port, there Jovellanos died and there are preserved the battlements that defended it in other times. The options are many. See download the fishing boats, a walk through the Baluarte, visit the curious ethnographic museum, or climb up to the chapel of the Virgin of the Watchtower to enjoy the views.
Although the coast of Navia is not very extensive, the council has six beaches of which the most important are those of Frejulfe and Barayo. The first, declared a natural monument, is the largest, with about 800 meters in length. A space of high ecological value in which you can also enjoy the bath. The one of Barayo, already in the limit with the council of Valdés, is one of the wildest and spectacular of Asturias, classified as a natural reserve of the Biosphere, to which only can be acceded on foot. ...continue reading "A palace of modernist style of the early twentieth century in Navia (Asturias). Find out an architectural gem"