If you are looking for a pleasant weekend, A Coruña has some of the best beaches in Galicia such as the Santa Cristina and Riazor beach. A Coruña has many tapas bars that are worth visiting, and some are open all night long. Many of A Coruña’s attractions are close by to each other. It is also known as the crystal city because there are many balconies covered in glass. The city has a medieval quarter and a scenic promenade stretching 9 kilometers.
The Maria Pita Square is well worth a visit for its architecture and also the Torre de Hercules, a Roman lighthouse. Other museums include the Museo de Cienia y Technologica an interactive center, Demus Casa del Hombre the human being interactive center, and the Museo de Belle Artes holds a Fine arts collection. The Aquarium Finisterrae has over 2000 species of marine life.