2017 Spring Danielle Nanni Temple in Spain Temple Summer

Neighbor to the North

Gijón is a coastal city just a twenty minute bus ride away from Oviedo. Known for its sidra and its beaches, Gijón is a popular destination in Asturias for weekend trips. Throughout the semester, Temple students took day trips to the neighboring city.

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When there’s a break in the rainy weather, Asturians rush to the beach to soak up some sun.

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It addition to its shores, the city is filled with scenic parks and recreational areas.

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Students from Temple University and other exchange students for La Casa de Las Lenguas (the language program for foreigners that Temple University is partnered with), pose for a group photo with the Temple flag.

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Student Jon shows off his cherry and white pride on the northern Spanish coast.

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