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Gijón Destination Guide

Delve into Gijón in Spain!

Gijón in the region of Asturias with it's 277,554 residents is a city in Spain - some 238 mi (or 383 km) North-West of Madrid, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Gijón in Spain

Current time in Gijón is now 11:13 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Porto, Villaviciosa, Sariego, Salamanca, Roces or Bilbao. While being here, make sure to check out Verina, Vega, Tremanes, Sotiello, Somio and Gijón as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

8°C / 47 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 5°C / 42 °F
Evening Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1028.2 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 25th of March 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 11°C (52 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Few clouds, moderate breeze.
Few clouds Day: 14°C (56 °F)
Night: 14°C (58 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Light rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 15°C (59 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)

Videos

Abend in Gijón D - GUIASTUR

03:40 min ( October 22, 2011 by guiastur)
Views: 103 - Rating: 5/5

Von GUIASTUR (guiastur.portalmieres.es). Besichtigungen auf Spanish, Deutsch, Englisch, Französisch und Italienisch

Rula de Gijón - GUIASTUR

01:06 min ( October 31, 2011 by guiastur)
Views: 63 - Rating: 5/5

Uno de los 2 puertos deportivos de Gijón, la ciudad más grande del Principado de Asturias. Hecho por GUIASTUR (guiastur.portalmieres.es). Visitas guiadas en Asturias en español, inglés, francés, ...


BCNSwing en Gijón

06:49 min ( August 26, 2012 by mrreivaj)
Views: 289 - Rating: 0/5

Exhibición de baile de un Grupo de BCNSwing en el Paseo de Begoña (Xixón - Asturias) con clase abierta de la profesora Maien. Gente encantadora bcnswing.org

La Queimada - Playa de San Lorenzo Gij...

03:59 min ( September 25, 2009 by John Blossom)
Views: 194 - Rating: 0/5

La Queimada is an ancient tradition in Galicia, a midnight ceremony in which queimada, a fiery drink, is prepared from a liquor, lemon rind, sugar and coffee beans set on fire in a clay pot. I suspect...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Gijón during the next days.

24
Mar
2017

Spain V Israel

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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VIII Son Latinos Festival Gijón

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Spain Vs Israel, 2018 World Cup Qualification (Europe)

Beginning: 08:45 pm (20:45).
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25
Mar
2017

Loop

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Mayte Martín

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Rebekah - Loop

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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05
Apr
2017

Sporting Gijon Vs Malaga

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Sporting De Gijon Vs. Malaga CF

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Real Sporting Vs. Malaga

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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Sporting - Málaga

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

El Molinón

Estadio El Molinón is an association football stadium in Gijón, Asturias-Spain. The stadium is the home ground of Real Sporting de Gijón. The stadium's address is Parque de Isabel la Católica, 33390 Gijón.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.54, -5.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1982 FIFA World Cup stadiums, Football venues in Spain, Gijón, Sporting de Gijón, Sports venues in Asturias

Castillo de Salas (ship)

The Castillo de Salas was a Spanish bulk carrier that was launched in Ferrol in August, 1980. It weighed over 50,000 tons, displaced over 100,000 tons of water, measured approximately 250 metres in length, 40 metres across the beam, and 14.5 metres in draft. It required a crew complement of 32.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.54, -5.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1980 ships, 1986 in Spain, Maritime incidents in 1986, Maritime incidents in Spain, Ships built in Spain

El Musel

El Musel is a seaport located in Asturias, in the north of Spain, and in the middle point of the Cantabrian Sea coast it has the Port of Gijón which is a gateway to Europe through the A-66 Madrid-Asturias and Cantabrian highways, allowing direct access to the western and centre of the Iberian Peninsula.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.54, -5.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Asturias, Gijón, Port cities in Europe, Ports and harbours of Spain, Ports and harbours of the Atlantic Ocean, Transport in Asturias

Jove/Xove

Jove / Xove is one of the twenty-six parishes within the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain, part of the West district of the city. Previously to be integrated in Gijón, Roces was one of the historical parishes of the city. Its population was 1,579 in 1995 and grew to 3,189 in 2012. Jove / Xove is located on the western coast of Gijón / Xixón. It borders the city in the east, and with the municipality of Carreño in the west. El Musel port is located in this district.

More reading: Jove/Xove homepage
Located at 43.54, -5.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Parishes in Gijón

Fresno (Gijón)

Fresno is a district (parroquia rural) of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain. The population of Fresno was 712 in 2003 and 597 in 2012. Fresno is a heavily industrialized area of Gijón / Xixón.

More reading: Fresno (Gijón) homepage
Located at 43.54, -5.66 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Parishes in Gijón

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