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santiago de compostela
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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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 quotes
Our 10 favorite Camino de Santiago quotes Walking may seem easy, but when you do it for a long time it can get tough. So if you are in need of some inspiration for your Camino, look no further! We have chosen ten Camino de Santiago quotes that we hope will motivate you to keep...
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What to do in Santiago de Compostela Galiwonders
What to do in Santiago de Compostela (II)  Today we are bringing you the second post about what to do in Santiago de Compostela, the most popular city of Galicia region. Just like Jerusalem or Rome, Santiago stands out as a Christian Pilgrimage destination; this is where the remains of the Saint James the Apostle...
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Ciudades de Galicia
The 5 must-see towns in Galicia Galicia is quite a popular region because of its green landscapes, that catch the eyes of all those travelers that come to visit it every year. Also, it is the final part of all the Camino de Santiago routes, leading to the beautiful town of Santiago de Compostela. Its...
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leyenda del peregrino fantasma
Did you know that, besides the Cathedral, the Obradoiro Square or the “Two Marias”, there are many other things to do in Santiago de Compostela? We are always surprised to know about the perception that many tourists and pilgrims have about Santiago de Compostela: that is a very tiny town, that there is not a...
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