Cottages in Luanco
Only a few minutes of the peaceful Valley of the Ren and the Cottages Pradina, lies the fishing village of Luanco, capital of the District of Gozón, place where our houses are located. Are of special interest: The Parish Church of Santa María de la Anunciación, better known as Church of Luanco, The Maritime Museum of Asturias an special space, full of history, with countless pieces relating to the activity in the sea in all its manifestations. Is also worth mentioning the port, heart of the town during the prosperous times of fishing activity or the clock tower, today emblematic where formerly the sailors saw whales.
Luanco, is today a fishing Village, calm and peaceful in the winter, tourist and festive in summer, no doubt a charming place, full of history which welcomes its visitors with open arms. Noteworthy in its gastronomy are “The Marañuelas” of Luanco, handicraft typical sweet of the village, that the families from yesteryear are sent to distant relatives, for being a sweet which is preserved for a long time. Also have special importance the recognized gastronomic days of the “bonito” (white thon) which is held the first weekend of the july’s month, with the participation of bars and restaurants in the area, where you can taste this exquisite fish dishes, such as salad of bonito, or marmita of bonito, bonito grilled or also bonito’s roll among others.