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20
Jan

The Holy Year Xacobeo extended until 2022

After opening the Holy Door on December 31, 2020, the Holy See declared the extension of the  Holy Year Xacobeo until 2022. This decision was made as a result of the difficulties caused by the coronavirus pandemic for pilgrims who had planned their pilgrimage during the Holy Year. Let’s look in detail at the news about the Holy Year...
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ferry from Portugal to Spain
13
Jan

Connections between Portugal and Spain on the Portuguese Coastal Route

If you are interested in doing the Portuguese Coastal Route from Oporto to Santiago de Compostela, you need to find out about the state of the connections between Portugal and Spain before embarking on this Xacobean route. Let’s see what options you have to cross the river Minho, natural border between the two countries! Connections...
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07
Jan

Camino Christmas Traditions: the Three Wise Men

The tradition of the Three Wise Men, also called Epiphany, is very important in Spain and in other countries. It is part of the Christmas feasts and it is celebrated after New Years’ Eve, on 6th of January. To know more about the Epiphany, check out our posts on the Epiphany (Befana) tradition in Italy....
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The magic of the Camino galiwonders
20
Dec

The magic of the Camino is back

With this post we want to share a message of hope, talking about the magic of the Camino that has finally returned to our lives. We choose this time of the year, so full of charm, to talk about how much this journey means, not only for those who undertake it, but also for us...
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Camino de Santiago Pet Friendly
15
Dec

Camino de Santiago pet friendly: Jacobean Routes 2022

The Camino de Santiago is the perfect option if you would like to live an unforgettable experience with your dog. Our pets are an added member of our family, this is why, when organizing our holidays, we would very much like for them to accompany us. Dogs love trekking and enjoy nature, the mountain and...
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