by : Irene Corés
Gijón is in the north of the peninsula.It is a mediun size city.
Its got approximately 300.000 inhabitants,and it has many villages aroun it.
WEATHER AND CLIMATE
The climate in Gijón is oceanic climate typical of the atlantic coast of Spain,with coolsummers and wet and mostly mild winters.When i go to Gijón i cant swim in the beach because the tempoerature of the water.But you can go trekking .Gijón has very beautifull forest!
Gijón was founded between the 5th and the 6th centuries BC.It has lots of monuments like Elogio al horizonte ,La universidad laboral ,san pedro , San lorenzo beach...
Gijón its famous for its gastronomy. In Gijón you can also see "El Molinón" the Sporting football camp.
There are lots of thing to do like go trekking ,surffing ,sunbathing...
You can also go to many beaches.
The main industry is tourisiman steel production.
I think that Gijón is a fabulous place .I love Gijón there every summers with my family and friends.I like going to the beach to sunbathe amd play whith my family .
COME AND ENGOY IT