Gijón

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Gijón or Xixón is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain.wikipedia
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Oviedo

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It is located on the Bay of Biscay, approximately 24 km north-east of Oviedo, the capital of Asturias. It is close to the other main Asturian cities, Oviedo and Avilés.
Oviedo is located approximately 24 km southwest of Gijón and 23 km south of Avilés, both of which lie on the shoreline of the Bay of Biscay.

Asturias

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Gijón or Xixón is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain.
The most important cities are the communal capital, Oviedo (Uviéu), the seaport and largest city Gijón (Xixón), and the industrial town of Avilés.

Alfonso Enríquez, Count of Gijón and Noreña

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In the 14th century, the war between Alfonso Enríquez, Count of Gijón and Noreña and Henry III of Castile ended when the village of Gijón was burned and totally destroyed, practically disappearing.
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Munuza

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Gijón was capital of the Muslim territories on the Cantabric Sea, under the power of Munuza, for a short period between 713 and 718 or 722.
One account says that he was the governor of Gijón (or possibly León) after Musa ibn Nusayr raided northwestern Iberia (including the region of Asturias but not Cantabria in modern Spain) during the first decade of the Umayyad conquest of Hispania in the early 8th century.

Cimavilla

Noega was progressively abandoned when the Roman wall in the peninsula of Cimavilla, called the Gegionem, was built.
Cimavilla (in Spanish, Cimadevilla) is a neighbourhood of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

University of Oviedo

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It was also created a campus of the University of Oviedo.
It has three campus and research centres, located in Oviedo, Gijón and Mieres.

Avilés

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It is close to the other main Asturian cities, Oviedo and Avilés.
Avilés is with Oviedo and Gijón, one of the main towns in the Principality of Asturias.

Carreño

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The city is situated on the coast of central Asturias, from sea level to an altitude of 513 metres at Picu Samartín and 672 metres at Peña de los Cuatro Jueces, bordered on the West by Carreño, the East by Villaviciosa, and to the South by Siero and Llanera
It is bordered by Corvera de Asturias on the west, Gozón on the north, the Cantabrian Sea on the north and east, and Gijón on the east and south.

Villaviciosa, Asturias

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The city is situated on the coast of central Asturias, from sea level to an altitude of 513 metres at Picu Samartín and 672 metres at Peña de los Cuatro Jueces, bordered on the West by Carreño, the East by Villaviciosa, and to the South by Siero and Llanera
Villaviciosa is situated on the central eastern coastline, and borders the Asturian municipalities of Gijón and Siero to the west, Sariego, Nava, Cabranes and Piloña to the south and Colunga to the east.

Kingdom of Asturias

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The Austrian forces were led by Pelagius, who would become the first King of the Kingdom of Asturias.
However, in the northern mountains, urban centers (such as Gigia) were practically nonexistent and the submission of the country had to be achieved valley by valley.

Jove, Gijón

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Jove or Xove is one of the twenty-six parishes within the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain, part of the West district of the city.

Cabueñes

Cabueñes is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

Castiello Bernueces

Castiello Bernueces is a parish of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Tremañes

All this industrial development brought new manpower to the city and the creation of new neighborhoods like Natahoyo, La Calzada, Tremañes or El Humedal.
Tremañes is a neighbourhood of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Caldones

Caldones is a parish of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Fano, Gijón

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Fano is a parish of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Deva, Gijón

DevaDeva (Gijón)
Deva is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

Sovereign Council of Asturias and León

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Later, the village was the capital of the Sovereign Council of Asturias and León until 20 October 1937, when the troops of General Francisco Franco occupied the city.
The capital of the short-lived state was Gijón.

Llavandera

Llavandera is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

La Pedrera, Gijón

La Pedrera
La Pedrera is a parish of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Granda, Gijón

Granda
Granda is a district (parroquia rural) of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

Leorio, Gijón

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Leorio or Llorio is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

Ruedes

Ruedes is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.

Fresno, Gijón

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Fresno is a district (parroquia rural) of the municipality of Gijón / Xixón, in Asturias, Spain.

San Andrés de los Tacones

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San Andrés de los Tacones is a parish of the municipality of Gijón, in Asturias, Spain.