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What to do in Santiago de Compostela Galiwonders
14
Feb

What to do in Santiago de Compostela (II)

Contents1 The Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela1.1 The Cathedral: outside1.1.1 The façades of the Cathedral of Santiago1.1.1.1 Obradoiro Façade 1.1.1.2 Platerías Façade1.1.1.3 La Azabachería Façade1.1.1.4 La Quintana façade1.1.2 The Pórtico de la Gloria1.1.3 Puerta Santa (Holy Door)1.2 The inside of the Cathedral1.2.1 The Botafumeiro2 Museums and Monuments2.1 Museum of the Pilgrimage (Museo de las Peregrinaciones)2.2 Museum...
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Pilgrim passport Camino de Santiago Tour Galiwonders
06
Feb

All you need to know about the Pilgrim Passport

Contents1 What is the Pilgrim Passport?1.1 Pilgrim Blessing1.2 Pilgrim Prayer1.3 Where can I get the Pilgrim Passport?1.4 How much is the Pilgrim Passport?1.5 Where can I seal my Pilgrim Passport?1.6 How many stamps do I need?1.7 Can I bring my own Pilgrim Passport?2 What is the Pilgrim Certificate?2.1 The Pilgrim Certificate: history2.2 The Pilgrim Certificate...
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El Camino Portugués de la Costa Galiwonders
31
Jan

The Portuguese Coastal Way: along the Atlantic path

Contents1 An alternative pilgrimage route: walking the Camino de Santiago along the coast1.1 Origins and history of the Portuguese Coastal Way1.2 The itinerary of the Portuguese Coastal Way 1.3 Why should you choose the Portuguese Coastal Camino?1.4 What to see on the Portuguese Coastal Way1.4.1 Porto1.4.2 Oia Monastery1.4.3 Santa Tecla Mountain1.4.4 Baiona1.4.5 Cíes Islands1.4.6 Pontevedra1.4.7 Padrón1.5...
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Camino de Santiago Tours GaliWonders
23
Jan

The Camino de Santiago walk in numbers | 2017

Contents1 2017 was a record-setting year for number of pilgrims who walked the Camino de Santiago1.1 Evolution of the number of pilgrims on the Camino: from 1986 to 20171.2 Evolution and pilgrim profile in 20171.2.1 ➡ Number of pilgrims by means of transport: walking, cycling or horse riding1.2.2 ➡ Nationality1.2.3 ➡ Age1.2.4 ➡ Motivation1.2.5 ➡ Which...
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Camino de Santiago Tours GaliWonders
17
Jan

New Camino de Santiago Book

Contents1 The Camino de Santiago walk has inspired many writers to capture their experiences on a book1.1 Let’s learn a bit more about her motivations to walk the Camino, and to write a book about her experience!1.1.1 ➡ How many times have you walked the Camino and which routes did you follow?1.1.2  ➡ The first...
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