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Via Francigena, pilgrimage for 8 celebrities

8 celebrities, with different motivations and religious orientation, traverse together the Via Francigena. An amazing example to see how the pilgrimage routes can be the perfect trail to establish a link of peace and humanity all over the world. During two weeks, beautiful landscapes and great adventures direct them to Rome, after running one thousand...

Interview with Karin Kiser

Today we interview Karin Kiser, author from renowned best sellers as Lighten Your Load, who has just published two new pocket guides. Doubtlessly, these guides will help you to have a different vision of the Camino, both before, during and after doing it. Many people have been sharing their own experiences along the Camino, as...

Easter traditions in La Via Francigena

Today we will discover some of the most popular Easter traditions in La Via Francigena The Holy Week is almost there and, for this reason, we would like to talk about the different ways to celebrate these special days in La Via Francigena. During this week, you will be able to celebrate ancient rituals but,...

Celabration of the 500th Anniversary of Leonardo’s death

In 2019 we are celebrating a great master, who passed away exactly 500 years ago: Leonardo da Vinci.The press and media worldwide are already paying attention to this special event. Even though the anniversary of his death will be May the 2nd, many exhibitions have already started to show some of the Master’s piece of art....

The Primitive Way, a spiritual trip

Today we will discover the oldest route of the Camino de Santiago: the Primitive Way More than a thousand years ago, it was the Camino crossed by the King Alfonso II  when he visited the grave of St. James the Apostle.  The Primitive Way is one of the most beautiful Caminos to Santiago de Compostela,...

Via Francigena, the new routes in Italy

We already know that walking has become an increasingly popular activity.  Its practice goes beyond the simple physical exercise, after all. There are many reasons why people choose to walk. For instance, we can see benefits in our minds, as an example in our ability to generate new ideas. Today we will discover one of...

The Portuguese Camino is a safer route

Some stretches of the Portuguese Camino have been diverted Pilgrims walking the Portuguese Camino will be a on a safer route from now on. Why? The stretch from A Picaraña to O Faramello used to be through the shoulder of the National Road (N-550). Now, it has been diverted and passes through a pine forest,...

Workshop Experience Galicia, Glasgow

The Galiwonders team will be at the Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow We will be traveling to Scotland with the Galician Cluster of Tourism, as part of an internationalization mission to promote our region. Glasgow will be the scene for this international festival during one more year. Celtic music will be the nexus between our...

We are hiring! Are you a Camino de Santiago expert?

We are looking for a Camino de Santiago expert We are looking for a professional passionate about tourism, particularly about the Camino de Santiago, for our new office in Pontevedra. Are you used to working in English? Are you an organized, flexible and decisive person? Do you have any kind of experience in the tourism...

Meet Galiwonders.com at FITUR 2019

The International Tourism Trade Fair will take place for one more year in Madrid. The present year the fair will cover a range current topics, as for example, sustainable tourism, new technologies or specialization. At the end of January we will be present at the Galician Tourism Board stand. Don’t miss the oportunity to meet...
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