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Aller, Asturias

Aller is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by Mieres, on the south by the province of Leon, on the east by Laviana, Caso, and Sobrescobio, and on the west by Lena.

Belmonte de Miranda

Belmonte de Miranda is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by Salas, on the east by Grado, to the south by Somiedo and Teverga, and on the west by Tineo.

Boal

Boal is a municipality, a civil parish and a town in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias. It borders north with El Franco and Coaña, south with Illano, west with Castropol and east with Villayon. The main method of access to ...

Cangas del Narcea

Cangas del Narcea is the oldest municipality in the Principality of Asturias in Spain. It is also the largest municipality in Asturias. It is in the southwest of Asturias, on the Asturian border with Leon. Formerly, Cangas del Narcea was known as ...

Caravia

Caravia is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by the Bay of Biscay, part of the Cantabrian Sea, on the south by Parres, on the east by Ribadesella and on the west by Colunga.

Carreño

Carreño is a municipality in the autonomous community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered by Corvera de Asturias on the west, Gozon on the north, the Cantabrian Sea on the north and east, and Gijon on the east and south. Its ca ...

Caso

Caso is a municipality in the Spanish Principality of Asturias. It shares a boundary to the North with Piloña, to the East with Ponga, to the South with Leon and to the West with Sobrescobio and Laviana. Most of the inhabitants of Caso live in th ...

Castrillon

Castrillon is a municipality in Asturias, located on the central coast. It has an area of 56.70 km² and a population of 22.361 inhabitants. The most important population centres are the capital Piedras Blancas, Salinas, and Raices.

Colunga

Colunga is a municipality in the Autonomous community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It lies on the Cantabrian Sea, and is bordered to the west by Villaviciosa, to the south by Parres and Piloña, and to the east by Caravia.

Corvera de Asturias

Corvera de Asturias is a municipality in the principality of Asturias in northern Spain. It shares a boundary to the north with Aviles and Gozon, to the east with Carreño and Gijon, to the south with Llanera and Illas and to the west with Castril ...

Cudillero

Cudillero is a municipality in the Principality of Asturias, Spain. Nowadays, Cudilleros main economic activities are related to tourism, but it is also known for its fishing industry. A legend says that it was founded by the Vikings. In addition ...

El Franco

El Franco is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias. It is bordered on the north by the Cantabrian Sea, and to the west by Tapia de Casariego, to the south by Castropol and Boal, and to the east by Coaña. El Fr ...

Langreo

Langreo is a municipality and town of northern Spain, province of The Principality of Asturias. It is the 4th largest town of Asturias with 43.000 inhabitants. Langreo is located in the centre of Asturias, approximately 20 kilometres south-east o ...

Laviana

Laviana is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, located in Spain. It is bordered on the north by Bimenes and Nava, on the south by Aller, on the east by Piloña and Sobrescobio, and on the west by San Martin ...

Llanes

Llanes is a municipality of the province of Asturias, in northern Spain. Stretching for about 30 km along the coast at the extreme east of the province, Llanes is bounded to the south by the high ridge of the limestone Sierra del Cuera, which ris ...

Mieres

Mieres is a municipality of Asturias, northern Spain with approximately 45.000 inhabitants. The municipality of Mieres is made up of the capital, Mieres del Camino and the villages of Baiña, Figaredo, Cenera, Loredo, La Peña, La Rebollada, Santul ...

Peñamellera Baja

Peñamellera Baja is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is borderered to the north by Llanes and Ribadedeva, to the west by Peñamellera Alta, and to the east and south by the Autonomous Community ...

Piloña

Piloña is a municipality in the province and autonomous community of Asturias, northwestern Spain. Its capital is the town of Infiesto. Piloña is bounded to the north by Villaviciosa and Colunga, to the east by Parres, to the west by Nava and Cab ...

Ponga, Asturias

Several archaeological remains show evidence that it was inhabited in the Bronze Age. During Roman colonization, Ponga belonged to the territory of Cantabria. The first documented reference of Ponga occurred in the time of Alfonso IX of Leon.

Ribadesella

Ribadesella is a small municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. Known for its location on the Cantabrian Sea, as well as for the outlet of the River Sella, Ribadesella is a town that forms part of the Picos ...

San Martin de Oscos

San Martin de Oscos is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias. It is bordered on the north by Illano, on the south by Grandas de Salime, on the east by Pesoz and on the west by Santa Eulalia de Oscos and Villan ...

Santo Adriano

Santo Adriano is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias. It is bordered on the north by Oviedo, on the east by Ribera de Arriba and Morcin, on the south by Quiros and Proaza and on the west by Proaza and Grado.

Sobrescobio

Sobrescobio is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by Piloña, on the east by Caso, on the south by Aller, and on the west by Laviana. It is situated in the southeast secti ...

Tapia de Casariego

Tapia de Casariego is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by the Cantabrian Sea, on the east by El Franco, on the south and west by Castropol. Tapia is also the name of on ...

Tineo

Tineo is a concejo in the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is situated on a small tributary of the Narcea River. It is the second-largest municipality in Asturias. It is bordered to the north by Valdes, to the south by Cangas del Narcea, to th ...

Villaviciosa, Asturias

Villaviciosa is a town and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias, Spain. Jose Angel Hevia Velasco was born in the town. Villaviciosa is important for the production of cider. The town also produces milk and relies on tourism, with ...

Villayon

Villayon is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is bordered on the north by Navia, on the west by Coaña, Boal and Illano, on the east by Valdes, Tineo y Allande and on the south by Allande.

Yernes y Tameza

Yernes y Tameza is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of the Principality of Asturias, Spain. It is situated in the east-central zone of the principality, between mountains high along the Cubia River. It is bordered on the west, north, an ...

List of municipalities in the Basque Country

The following links are to lists which are more detailed province-specific, and all municipalities in a given province are ranked by population. List of municipalities in Avila. List of municipalities in Biscay. List of municipalities in Gipuzkoa.

Castro Urdiales

Castro Urdiales is a seaport of northern Spain, in the autonomous community of Cantabria, situated on the Bay of Biscay. Castro Urdiales is a modern town, although its castle and the Gothic-style parish church of Santa Maria de la Asuncion, date ...

Comillas

Comillas is a small township and municipality in the northern reaches of Spain, in the autonomous community of Cantabria. The Marquessate of Comillas, a fiefdom of Spanish nobility, holds ceremonial office in the seat of power at a small castle w ...

Entrambasaguas

Entrambasaguas is a small municipality located in the autonomous community of Cantabria, Spain, 25 km south of the Bay of Santander. It is moderately mountainous, and the origin of the Aguanaz River, which once drove 23 watermills and merges with ...

Guriezo

Guriezo is a municipality located in the autonomous community of Cantabria, Spain. According to the 2013 census, the town has a population of 2.424 inhabitants. Its capital is El Puente.

Liendo

Liendo is a municipality located in the autonomous community of Cantabria, Spain. According to the 2007 census, the city had a population of 995 inhabitants. Its capital is Hazas.

Miengo

Miengo is situated in the central coast of Cantabria, between the Ria de San Martin de la Arena and the Ria de Mogro. Miengo has five beaches: Cuchia, Los Caballos, Usgo, Robayera and Usil, and two "calas": Las Monedas y El Huevo Frito. The natur ...

Mogrovejo

Mogrovejo is located 460 meters above sea level in the Picos de Europa, perched on a plain within the Liebana valley in front of the Andara massif. It is 4 kilometers from the municipal capital, Camaleño. This can be achieved using ka-887, which ...

Potes

Potes is a municipality in the autonomous community of Cantabria in Spain. It is the capital of the Comarca of Liebana and is located in the centre of it. It is bordered to the north by Cillorigo de Liebana, to the west by Camaleño, to the south ...

Puente Viesgo

Puente Viesgo is a municipality in Cantabria, Spain. Caves have been discovered near Puente Viesgo that contain rock art and artefacts dating back to the Middle and Upper Paleolithic.

Reinosa

Reinosa is a municipality in Cantabria, Spain. As of 2009, it has 10.307 inhabitants. The municipality, one of the smallest by land area in Cantabria, is notable for being one of the nearest towns to the headwaters of the Ebro River. It is comple ...

Torrelavega

Torrelavega is a municipality and important industrial and commercial hub in the single province Autonomous Community of Cantabria in northern Spain. It is located about 8 km from the Cantabrian coast and 27.5 kilometers from the capital of the A ...

Val de San Vicente

Val de San Vicente is the westernmost municipality of the Cantabrian coast. Its border to the north is the Bay of Biscay, to the west the Asturian council of Ribadedeva, to the south Herrerias and to the east San Vicente de la Barquera. The city ...

Alcobendas

Alcobendas is a city located in the Community of Madrid, central Spain. It is located roughly 13 kilometres north of Madrid and 7 kilometres from Barajas International Airport. It includes a central urban zone, a recently built district known as ...

Algete

Algete is a town and municipality in central Spain. It lies in the comarca de Alcala in the autonomous community of the Community of Madrid. It had a population of 19.345 in 2008. Algete is 30 kilometres northeast of the capital. Sights include t ...

Arganda del Rey

Arganda del Rey is a municipality in the autonomous community of Madrid in central Spain. It belongs to the comarca of Alcala and the subcomarca of Alcarria de Alcala. It is connected to Madrid by metro line 9, underground.

Carabaña

Carabaña is a small municipality in the autonomous community of Madrid in central Spain. It is located 50 km from Madrid close to the Autovia A-3, the main highway to Valencia, on the banks of the Tajuña River at a height of 625 m above sea level ...

Colmenar Viejo

Colmenar Viejo is a town and municipality of about 48.614 inhabitantes, located in the Community of Madrid, Spain, 30 kilometers north of Madrid on the M-607 motorway. It belongs to the comarca of Cuenca Alta del Manzanares.

El Escorial, Madrid

El Escorial is a municipality in the Autonomous Community of Madrid, located 45 km northwest of the Spanish capital Madrid. It belongs to the comarca of Cuenca del Guadarrama. Its population in 2009 was 14.979. In the territory of El Escorial is ...

Fuenlabrada

Fuenlabrada is a city and municipality in the Community of Madrid, Spain. It is to the south of the region, 22.5 km from the Madrid. As of 2018, it has a population of 193.586, making it the regions fourth most populated municipality.

Getafe

Getafe is a city in the Community of Madrid, Spain. As of 2018, it has a population of 180.747, the regions sixth most populated municipality. It is home to the air base of Getafe, one of the oldest Spanish military air bases, and in the main cam ...

Leganes

Leganes is a city in the Community of Madrid, Spain. Considered part of the Madrid metropolitan area, it is located about 11 km southwest of the centre of Madrid. As of 2018, it has a population of 188.425, making it the regions fifth most popula ...