Burgos holiday apartments – northern Spanish city
Burgos is the main city within the region of the same name, and is the historic capital of the Castile and Leon region in northwestern Spain. Your Burgos holiday home will put you in the perferct position for seeing the region. It is the fourth most populated city in the region, so for travelers wanting to explore more of the region check out the most populated cities in the region, visit Salamanca, or even Leon – also amazing cities bursting with character. There are also many smaller towns and villages, each with their own histroies, archtitectural gems, and even gastronomical specialities waiting to be discovered. Yet there are tons of reasons to visit Burgos itself and have a longer stay in a Burgos holiday rental. The city is full of historic landmarks, so just strolling through the streets is a treat for the visual senses.
Some suggested activities to untertake while lodging in a Burgos holiday apartment
The Burgos Cathedral is a very impressive building standing high above the city; its Gothic style is somewhat reminiscant of the more elaborate Sagrada Familia in Barcelona. Moving magnificent edifices to the wonder and magic of science, The Museum of Human Evolution opened in 2010 and is already a hugely popular excursion for tourists, giving a fascinating insight into the history of humankind, including the first Europeans who inhabited the area 800, 000 years ago! For a more in-depth look at the history of the province itself, The Museum of Burgos should definitely be on the agenda. There is plenty to do in the way of museums and sightseeing while staying in a Burgos holiday rental, but the town was also named the Spanish Gastronomy Capital in 2013, so make sure to try some of the culinary treats while you're here.