Photos: Christmas Lights in Santander, Spain

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 in Blog, Cantabria, Spain, Travel Photography | 3 comments

I’m a complete lover of the holidays–I’m the kind of person who listens to Christmas music the day after Thanksgiving, who takes utter joy in finding the perfect gift for my friends and loved ones (though I admit to getting utterly stressed too!) and who is found gleefully decorating my house like an elf straight out of the North Pole. Christmas in Spain is a pretty magical time and nothing gets me more in the holiday spirit than seeing all of the beautiful lights put up each year.

When I traveled to Santander a couple of weeks ago, there was nothing I wanted to see more than their Christmas lights. So in-between the sight-seeing and tapas-tasting of my weekend getaway, I set apart a generous window of time to indulge myself in a bit of Christmas, Spain-style.

Here’s what I saw:











Does your town/city decorate for the holidays?


 All Photos © Christine in Spain


  1. those images look beautiful! way to get in the spirit!

    • Thank you! Santander’s lights are actually pretty tame compared to other larger Spanish cities!

  2. Great pictures! Feliz Navidad!
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