Photographer's Note

The town of Santillana del Mar is located on the central coast of Cantabria, in the region of Besaya. The landscape is characterized by alternating the coastal strip, with large areas of grasslands and some hills of no great elevation.

The coastline is bordered by high cliffs, alternating between some small coves, where the beach of Santa Justa the only sandy area of this municipality. This rugged relief, in contrasting the profound and intense blue of the Cantabrian Sea to the green fields that surround it, form an open landscape with a soft terrain, and in whose horizon alternating blue and green, dotted with small rural villages and scattered farmhouses.

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  • Copyright: Luis Unya (luighi) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 376 W: 52 N: 854] (5303)
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  • Date Taken: 2009-08-21
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  • Camera: Sony CiberShot DSC W210
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  • Date Submitted: 2009-09-08 12:04
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