Santander – city in Spain, the administrative center of the autonomous community of Cantabria. The municipality is a part of the region (comarca) Santander.Santander located on the Atlantic coast and a typical seaside town stretched along the shore.
Santander is famous for its beaches and parks. On the peninsula of La Magdalena, around the Royal Palace, is the eponymous park (App. Parque de la Magdalena), which is on a par with the palace of the main attraction of the city. The park is a pond and building the Royal Mews. May 11, 2007 Park Atlantico de las Llamas, located behind the Palace of Sports was opened.
Other parks and gardens can be called Gardens Pikio (Spanish Jardines de Piquío.), Located in the tourist district of El Sardinero, among the famous beaches; Dr. Morales Park (Spanish: Parque del Doctor Morales.), popularly known as “mad cow Park” as its territory is a monument to the cow; González-Mesones park bearing the name of one of the mayors of Santander, and others.
In Santander 12 city beaches, among which the most famous First and Second beaches of El Sardinero.