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codex calixtinus
Codex Calixtinus: a Medieval pilgrimage guide Recently, in our Camino de Santiago Test, we asked you about the Codex Calixtinus. If that was one of the questions you got wrong, do not worry, because today we are going to tell you all about this famous book! As you may already know, the Codex Calixtinus is kept in...
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Catedral de Santiago mishaps
Catedral de Santiago Mishaps: the Cathedral’s eventful history  These days, the Catedral de Santiago has been a news topic in several local and international newspapers. Unfortunately, this was for the wrong reasons. One of the statues in Praterías, the temple’s southern facade, was defaced with a blue marker. This is the most recent of a...
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things to pack for the camino de santiago galiwonders
Camino de Santiago Essentials: What to pack for the pilgrimage When planning the Camino many pilgrims struggle with what they should bring with them, what they can find in Spain… Do you know what things to pack for the Camino de Santiago? Here is our Camino de Santiago packing list! And keep reading until the...
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camino de santiago test
How much do you know about the Camino? Take the Camino de Santiago Test Are you a Camino de Santiago expert? Do you know all there is to know about the pilgrimage? Take our Camino de Santiago test to find out! And don’t forget to tell us your score in the comments!   Do you...
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jeju olle trail south korea camino de santiago
Jeju Olle Trail: a hike inspired by the Camino de Santiago The Camino de Santiago is, without a doubt, a source of inspiration. Many create art or write books about their experiences on the Camino. But, have you ever thought of taking the Camino home? Suh Myung-suk, the creator of the Jeju Olle route, walked...
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St James' Day
St James’ Day in Santiago de Compostela The 25th of July marks Santiago de Compostela’s biggest day: St James’ Day, the day in which the city honors the Apostle. It is also the National Day of Galicia, and therefore a local holiday. Are you planning to visit Santiago de Compostela during the second half of...
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camino de santiago problems
Learn about some possible Camino de Santiago problems and how to solve them Walking the Camino is an enjoyable experience, but it is always better to be prepared for any trouble. Here are some possible Camino de Santiago problems and the best ways to solve them. Don’t let anything spoil your adventure! “I have suffered...
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8 books inspired by the Camino de Santiago The Camino de Santiago has inspired many to write about their experiences along the pilgrimage.  Many novelists have chosen the Camino as a setting. Some, like Paulo Coelho, have even found their true calling thanks to their walk towards Santiago. Here are eight fiction and non-fiction books...
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Camino de Santiago Tours GaliWonders
Camino de Santiago statistics 2017 2017 was a record-setting year for number of pilgrims who walked the Camino de Santiago The Camino de Santiago (or the Way of Saint James) can be described as a network of pilgrimage routes towards the tomb of Saint James the Apostle, in Santiago de Compostela. According the the Christian...
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Camino de Santiago Merry Christmas Galiwonders
Christmas on the Camino de Santiago Christmas in Galicia can be described as a period full of meetings, family meals, lots of presents and parties. The decoration with trees full of lights and colored balls is everywhere. Are you going to miss it? Discover our Galicia Christmas traditions: How do we celebrate the 24th &...
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