Characters of our routes: Dionisio Daza Chacón

He is considered one of the great surgeons of the Renaissance

If there is a renowned figure in the field of medicine in Spain in the 16th century, it was Dionisio Daza Chacón. The best surgeon in this country during the Renaissance, it is believed that he was the one who helped Miguel de Cervantes after the Battle of Lepanto.

Sigue leyendo Characters of our routes: Dionisio Daza Chacón

Don’t you still know … Colindres?

Villa near to the sea, it is a place full of history as well as being a refuge for Barbara Blomberg, mother Don Juan of Austria

Located in the eastern region of Cantabria, Colindres is a crossroads between the coast and the Asón Valley; and also in history, because Barbara Blomberg resided there in 1582. Sigue leyendo Don’t you still know … Colindres?