The day Hans Christian Andersen nearly died in Burgos


The immortal Danish author almost lost his life in that city because of a brazier


Hans Christian Andersen, the immortal author of The Ugly Duckling and The Little Mermaid, among others, travelled to Spain in 1862, which he toured from top to bottom. On his visit to Burgos to see the tomb of El Cid, he almost suffocated to death by a brazier.

Sigue leyendo The day Hans Christian Andersen nearly died in Burgos