Avilés is the birthplace and ancestral home of Don Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, the founder of St Augustine Florida in 1565.
Situated on the northern coast of Spain, this medieval city is both modern and ancient at the same time.
VP Letter: Bill Lenon reported that he heard from Nardo Villaboy and Carmen. Also Bill received photos from Roman. Business is slow, they would love more tourists.
Feast of St Augustine:
Easter in Avilés:
Annual Reception Tiberio:
Sister Cities of Avilés Board of Directors:
Avilés and Asturias websites: