Santa Cueva de Covadonga, Asturias, Spain

The Santa Cueva de Covadonga is a Catholic sanctuary located in Asturias, northern Spain. It is a cave in the Picos de Europa mountains, which gives its name to the parish of Covadonga in the municipality of Cangas de Onís.

Covadonga, Asturias, Spain

Covadonga ~ mysterious s-shaped band of mist surrounds the iconic basilica in the Picos de Europa, Cangas de Onís, Asturias, Spain by wilsonaxpe

Our Lady of Covadonga, Covadonga, Asturias province, northwestern Spain. "Spain is a country of contrasts: The sanctuary of Covadonga in Asturias is tucked away in an stunning setting in a narrow valley surrounded by fairy-tale mountains and glacial lakes."

Talking Point Photo - Lady of Covadonga, Asturias, Spain 790142282939626

Picos de Europa.                                                                                                                                                                                 Más

Picos de Europa - The Picos de Europa is a range of mountains 20 km inland from the northern coast of Spain, located in the Autonomous Communities of Asturias, Cantabria and Castile and León, forming part of the Cantabrian Mountains

Covadonga, Cangas de Onís, Asturias, Spain  - The statue of La Santina, the tomb of king Pelayo and that of king Alfonso I, are in a cave, with access via a large staircase. A spring flows out of the cave and below this there is a fountain with seven spouts. On the altar, a gold panel represents the battle of Covadonga. A shrine and place of worship

Beautiful church in the mountains of Covadonga, Cangas de Onís, Asturias, Spain.

Covadonga / Asturias

Covadonga / Asturias

Covadonga

Covadonga

Oviedo - Spain.  built into a rock mountain?  keep it hidden, keep it secret, and you have the perfect black ops base.

An entry from Emilialua

This is the Covadonga's Sanctuary, in Cangas de Onis, Spain, northern Asturias

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