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The Covadonga in Asturias

The Basilica of the Covadonga

The Chapel of the Covadonga

The chapel of the Covadonga is built into the rockface near a cascading "blessed" waterfall. A pilgrimage for many Spaniards.

The Chapel of the Covadonga

Many years ago, this was a popular place for Asturians to say their vows. Now so many people visit the site every day, it is impossible to hold a ceremony here anymore.