Photogenic Storms Batter Spain’s Northwest Coasts Reply

Spain storms Basque

From El Pais.com, February 10, 2014–Monumental winter storms have reached “natural disaster” proportions, leaving a trail of destruction all along Spain’s northwest coast from Galicia to the Basque Country, including Asturias and Cantabria.

These slide shows from Madrid’s El Pais newspaper give an idea of the damage done. They are also a dramatic graphic tribute to the breathtaking forces of nature.

San Sebastian storm

Go here to see the interlinked series of slide shows, starting with San Sebastian. The text is in Spanish, but the pictures are universal: http://politica.elpais.com/politica/2014/02/06/album/1391713151_419032.html#1391713151_419032_1391714477

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