A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

Gijon shines with beautiful Christmas decorations throughout this coastal city in Northern Spain. The Christmas holiday season is here! Either if you are passing by, or coming back to Gijon to enjoy Christmas with family and friends, do not miss the opportunity to walk around the city to admire the beautiful Christmas decorations.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Paseo de Begoña

Once again, the MeNax Christmas Market is back at Paseo de Begoña including as well the Carosella Classic, a beautiful classic carousel going around and around for the delight of children. Do not miss the opportunity to visit Teatro Jovellanos with its beautiful festive decorations, and the nearby Church of San Lorenzo at Los Campinos with its beautiful decorations.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Plaza de San Miguel

A few hundred meters from Paseo de Begoña, going through Calle Covadonga, there is the Plazuela de San Miguel. The Plaza beautifully decorated beautifully with Christmas lights and a shiny hot air balloon. From there you will see Calle Menendez Valdes yet again with beautiful handing lights that will make you open your mouth in wonder.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Plaza Parchis

Walking through Menendez Pelayo reach out to Plaza del Parchis. A cultural reference to Gijon with the Antiguo Instituto Cultural Center. The Plaza stands out with a giant Christmas tree with changing colors creating a beautiful light show to watch. Children will also love the shine yellow house to explore and pose for one, two or more pictures. By the way, the nearby Antiguo Instituto Cultural Center hosts an exhibition with an enormous Nativity scene worth to check out.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Plaza 6 de Agosto

The nearby Plaza 6 de Agosto, with a bronze commemorative statue of Jovellanos, hosts the ArteGijon Christmas Market organized by the Trade Union of Artisans of Asturias. There is a beautiful giant Christmas tree with a roasted chestnuts’stall by the side. The nearby famous shopping streets of Corrida and Los Moros stand out with their beautiful Christmas decorations.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Barrio del Carmen

The neighborhood of El Carmen is one of the primary references in Gijon’s nightlife with many bars, cider taverns, wine bars, restaurants and so on. Plaza del Carmen is on the main squares in Gijon distributing traffic through to the different neighborhoods, and it shines now with Christmas lights.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

San Lorenzo

The beach of San Lorenzo is one of the leading urban beaches of Gijon, and one of the most famous attractions. The whole promenade by the sea shines at night with Christmas lights. Furthermore, the beautiful white Christmas tree at Jardines del Nautico stands at night like a beacon guiding towards Christmas.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

Cimavilla

The old quarter of Gijon is one of the most charming parts of the city. The Church of San Pedro by San Lorenzo shines with Christmas decorations, and the shining message “Feliz Navidad” (Merry Christmas). Nearby, the Main Square with the Town Hall stands out with the Christmas decorations. Further ahead, the Cider Tree shines with a blue light, and the Gijon Marina stands outs day and night. The palm trees at Jardines de la Reina shine at night with their Christmas lights.

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

All over, and yet for another year, the streets of Gijon shine with the beautiful Christmas lights by Asturian company German Vizcaino. A warm and colorful setup for the holiday season full with Christmas Markets and fun activities such as the Amusement Christmas Park at Parque del Tren de la Libertad. Furthermore, the MeNax Christmas Market and Carosella Carousel located at Paseo de Begoña, or the ArteGijon Christmas Market at Plaza 6 de Agosto. Besides, the Antiguo Instituto Cultural Center exhibits a beautiful Nativity Scene at Antiguo Instituto. Also, Jardin Botanico hosts the Christmas Open-Doors during the holiday season with stunning Christmas decorations and many activities. Besides, Palacio de Revillagigedo hosts the Leonardo Da Vinci exhibit and FeriAsturias the Mercaplana children festival with many attractions. Finally, Teatro Jovellanos also offers many cultural activities during the holiday season such as concerts and the Magic Gala for the delight of the whole family. Get the best out of Gijon!

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!AA beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 

A beautiful Christmas in Gijon!

 


 

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