Comarca de Costa Occidental

Asón-Agüera, Besaya, Campoo-Los Valles, Costa Occidental, Costa Oriental, Liébana, Saja-Nansa, Santander, Trasmiera, Valles Pasiegos

 

Mazcuerras, sometimes called Luzmela, is a town and municipality with a size of around 55 square kilomaters and a population of around 2,100 people.  Before the Romans administered the area, it is believed the blendios, a pre-Roman Cantabrian tribe, lived in the area.  The local ecconomy has traditionally centered around cattle farming and the cultivation of flowers.  More recently, tourism has begun to play a more important economic role.

History

The rainbow flag flew in the town halls of Ampuero, Argoños, Cabezón de la Sal, Camargo, Campoo de Enmedio, Cartes, Castañeda, Castro Urdiales, Colindres, Comillas, Escalante, Hermandad de Campoo de Suso, Herrerías, Laredo, Liendo, Limpias, Mazcuerras, Noja, Penagos, Peñarrubia, Santa María de Cayón, Santoña, Tresviso, Torrelavega, Val de San Vicente, Valdeolea and Vega de Pas. [1]

Works Cited

ALEGA. (2009, June 20). Actividades del Orgullo 09. Retrieved from ALEGA: https://www.alega.org/noticias/43/actividades-del-orgullo-09/


[1] (ALEGA, 2009)