Intercultural Programs for
High School Students
Study Abroad in Spain

ASTURIAS

Asturias is one of the best known of the regions often referred to as “green Spain”, this beautiful northern Spanish territory. It is a region with rivers, lush meadows, mountainous peaks and many beaches along its beautiful northern coast.

With the Mar Cantábrico to  its north. Asturias delivers some of the most scenic and spectacular landscapes in Europe. It has an often mountainous, but green terrain and serves up some breathtaking coastal scenery as well as some wonderful towns and cities like Oviedo, Cangas de Onis and Covadonga.

Asturias is also known for its famous Príncipe de Asturias Prize.  Among its awarded are: Norman Foster (2009), Leonard Cohen (2011), Bill Gates (2006), Woody Allen (2002), Stephen Hawking (1989), Bob Dylan (2007), Carl Lewis (1996), Martina Navratilova (1994), Al Gore (2007), etc.