Madrid, the national capital, is located 250 miles (402 kilometers) southeast of Samos.
When you are visiting Samos, make sure you spend some time at Samos Monastery.
It comes as no surprise that Samos is such a hotspot for travelers from all over the world; the surrounding region features numerous wonderful sights and attractions. Examples of places in the vicinity of Samos are Vega de Valcarce, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Balboa, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west.
While you are in Samos, why don't you spend a few hours exploring Lugo. Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) away, this regional city is home to Lugo City Walls, Parque Rosalia de Castro and Praza Maior. If you still have time left, why not stop by Lugo Cathedral and Museo Provincial before you head back to Samos.
Every place has its own specific history and this area has its own fair share of stories to tell. The fortresses here are particularly interesting. Houses of the holy are often great windows into a community's spiritual heart. The monasteries of Galicia are no exception.
Make the most of the wisdom of the locals with your pick of cycling tours, city walking tours and segway tours. Head outside and get amongst the adventures in the area around Samos. Try your hand at hiking or give mountain biking a try.
Before you head back to the normality of home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Adiós (farewell).