Asturian culture
The Asturian culture is a mesolithic archaeological culture actually identified by a single fossil: the Asturian pick-axe, and found only in coastal locations of Iberia, especially in Eastern Asturias...
Asturian architecture - Slideshow
Pre-Romanesque architecture in Asturias is framed between the years 711 and 910, the period of the rise, extension and disappearance of the kingdom of Asturias.
Asturian language
Asturian (/æsˈtʊəriən/; autonym: asturianu [astuˈɾjanu], or bable [ˈbaβle]) is a Romance language of the West Iberian group, Astur-Leonese subgroup, spoken in Asturias (Spain). Asturian is part of a w...
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Asturian cuisine
Asturian cuisine refers to the typical dishes and ingredients found in the cuisine of the Asturias region of Spain.
Asturias is especially known for its seafood, such as fresh squid, crab, shrimp ...
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Asturian music
The traditional music of Galicia and Asturias, located along Spain's north-west Atlantic coast, are highly distinctive folk styles that have some similarities with the neighbouring area of Cantabria. ...
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Victory Cross
The Victory Cross (Asturian and Spanish: Cruz de la Victoria) is an early 10th century Asturian Christian ornamented processional cross, which was, as an inscription says, made in 908 in the Castle of...
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AMAS Awards
AMAS (an acronym for Anuario de la Musica de Asturias) Awards is the official music award in Asturias, held every year since 2005. The name translates in English as "Yearbook of the Music of Asturias...
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Asturian cinema
The Asturian Cinema (or Asturian National Cinema) in Asturias, Spain, began in 1905 with the production of the first Asturian fiction film known as El robo de fruta (The fruit robbery). It was filmed ...
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Museum of the Siderurgy
The Museum of the Siderurgy of Asturias (in Spanish Museo de la Siderurgia de Asturias), is a museum located in La Felguera, in the Principality of Asturias, northern Spain. Also known as the MUSI.
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Mining Museum of Asturias
Mining Museum of Asturias ((Spanish): Museo de la Minería de Asturias, MUMI) is located in El Entrego, San Martín del Rey Aurelio, Asturias, Spain.MUMI opened in 1994. The complex includes the informa...
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Interceltic Festival of Avilés
The Interceltic Festival of Avilés (FIA) is a summer arts festival held annually in Avilés, and the surrounding area in Asturias, Spain since 1997. The festival is held to promote the cultural traditi...
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The Orphanage (film)
The Orphanage (Spanish: El Orfanato) is a 2007 Spanish horror film and the debut feature of Spanish filmmaker J. A. Bayona. The film stars Belén Rueda as Laura, Fernando Cayo as her husband, Carl...
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Agate Casket of Oviedo
The Agate Casket of Oviedo (Spanish: Caja de las Ágatas, sometimes in English Agate Box, "Box of Agates") is an elaborately decorated box, casket or small chest given by King Fruela II of Asturias...
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Xana
The xana is a character found in Asturian mythology. Always female, she is a creature of extraordinary beauty believed to live in fountains, rivers, waterfalls or forested regions with pure water. She...
Mouros
According to Galician, Asturian and Portuguese mythology, the Mouros are a race of supernatural beings which inhabited the lands of Galicia, Asturias and Portugal since the beginning of time. For unkn...
Gijón International Film Festival
The Gijón International Film Festival (Asturian: Festival Internacional de Cine de Xixón) is an annual film festival held in Gijón, a city in northwest Spain.The Festival's origins date back to 19...
Music of Galicia, Cantabria and Asturias
The traditional music of Galicia and Asturias, located along Spain's north-west Atlantic coast, are highly distinctive folk styles that have some similarities with the neighbouring area of Cantabria. ...
Music of Galicia, Cantabria and Asturias - Wikipedia
Ethnographic Museums Network of Asturias
The Ethnographic Museums Network of Asturias (Spanish: Red de museos etnográficos de Asturias) is a network of small, local museums distributed throughout the Spanish principality of Asturias.This...
Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Vicky Cristina Barcelona is a 2008 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. The plot centers on two American women, Vicky (Rebecca Hall) and Cristina (Scarlett Johansson), who ...
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Philippe Cousteau Anchor Museum
The Philippe Cousteau Anchor Museum ((Spanish): Museo de Anclas Philippe Cousteau) is located in Salinas, a town within the Castrillón municipality of Asturias, Spain. It is reached by the N-632.The o...
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Asturias, patria querida
Asturias, patria querida ([asˈtuɾjas ˈpatɾja keˈɾiða], Asturian: Asturies, patria querida) is the official anthem of the autonomous community of Asturias, in Spain.This adaptation of a much slower...
Afuega'l pitu
Afuega'l pitu is an unpasteurised cow's milk cheese from Asturias, one of four Asturian cheeses (the others being Cabrales, Gamonedo cheese, and Casín cheese) to have been recognized with Protected De...
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Sesión continua
Sesión continua (English: Double Feature) is a 1984 Spanish drama film written, produced and directed by José Luis Garci. José Luis Garci wanted to cast Alfredo Landa and José Sacristán, but bot...
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