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Burgos, Spain, the city that can't be missed

Thursday, 19 July 2018

By Martín Códax
Photos of Burgos and the motorhome site
See motorhome stopover location at the end 
Burgos is a city with entertainment for all ages: well structured, very easy to travel, cycle path, international festivals with exhibition in different parts of the city, excellent parks, with great walks in the shade and much more; in short, making this town the ideal place to spend a few relaxing days for all the family.

The population has many attractions that satisfy the visitor, but it is evident that one of its main icons is the Cathedral of St. Mary's.
It was declared as:
➤National Monument, 8 de abril de 1885.
➤UNESCO world heritage since 31 October 1984.

Its construction began in the year 1221, was subject to extraordinary architectural alterations, always following the French Gothic style. It is undoubtedly one of the most important monuments in Europe and the world; It is also a visit that can not be postponed for lovers of Gothic characteristics, one of the great feats of medieval constructions.

In addition, the monument displays decorative components and liturgical furnishings inside, belonging to exquisite and varied artistic styles, from Gothic, Renaissance or Baroque.
More info about the Cathedral: http://catedraldeburgos.es/
Info about Burgos

The motorhome stopover in Burgos
Motorhome stopover, Burgos, Spain

Address:  Calle Farmacéutico Obdulio Fernández, s/n, 09006 - Burgos
GPS coordinates: 
N 42°21'02.3"  /  W 3°40'49.5"
42.350646, -3.680408
Location map

Services:
Very well located. It has basic services for the motorhome: drinking water, gray water and WC chemical disposal.
Supermarket (with other shops in the interior) 100 meters from the area.

There is a cycle path almost through he entire city.
The cathedral is less than 2 km away on foot. There is a bus near the motorhome stopover.
Petrol station about 800 meters away; clic here to see location