Ourense is known for its hot springs, such as the Burga de Abajo, a neoclassical fountain with thermal waters. The 12th-century Ourense Cathedral houses the ornate Gate of Paradise. Spanning the River Minho is the iconic Ponte Romana bridge, with its trademark arches.
Vigo is a city on Spain’s northwest coast. The mouth of the nearby Vigo Estuary is sheltered by the Cíes Islands, which form part of the Atlantic Islands National Park. The Cíes are known for their rich birdlife and crescent-shaped Rodas Beach. The city’s old quarter is home to the neoclassical Church of Santa María. The Castro de Vigo archaeological site has reconstructed ancient dwellings.