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You have Pigeons, We have Peacocks

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Most towns have pigeons, but Gijón has flocks of peacocks in its public places such as the Park of Isabella the Catholic—she who funded Columbus, among other significant things:

peacocks

The principal homage in the park is to Alexander Fleming, of penicillin, along with a lad whose life he must have saved.

fleming

Here is the ninja photographer at work:

ninja

Here too is a time-tunnel:

arches

which lets you to take a photo of yourself from behind:

tunnel

Lesser dignitaries celebrated in this park, such as this Senator, hide behind hedges:

senator

but some birds have delusions of grandeur:

grandeur

and the goddess Diana is about to set out for a run with her hounds:

artemis

while Dryads disport themselves on an island:

dryads

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