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Today is tuesday 30 september, it is 16ºC and slightly cloudy in Santiago

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Monuments - 2 results found, including:

Visiting the Cathedral Open: Open 365 days a year, from 7 am to 9 pm. Admission: Free, except museum...
Santiago's present-day Food Market was built in 1941. The previous City Market, which was demolished in 1937 to make way for the current...

Parks and gardens - 1 results found, including:

This walkway is per se a world of its own, completely separate from the city; it runs through woodland and suggests excursion, adventure,...

Santiago in 1, 2 and 3 days - 2 results found, including:

MORNING The first thing to do is tour the old town’s streets and squares before entering the Cathedral. To help you out in this regard,...
DAY 1 MORNING The first thing to do is tour the old town’s streets and squares before entering the Cathedral. To help you out in this...

Going out at night - 1 results found, including:

  Nighttime has a special light in the streets of the old town. The light –yellow, nostalgic, elegant- subtlety beautifies the...

Gastronomy activities and events - 2 results found, including:

In addition to the traditional celebration of Holy Week, with processions and concerts in monumental churches, the city offers “Santiago...
Compostela is the perfect city for going out for a drink and tapas, especially at the beginning of summer with the...

Compostela’s menu - 1 results found, including:

  Hake, turbot, grouper, sea bass, sole, read bream and monkfish are the Galician fish that you will find “swimming” in what is...

Tour Points - 5 results found, including:

From the end of the 18th c., the old town has been completely paved with Galician granite. Why should we always be looking up with so much beauty...
The centre of the square is not a bad place, the same as the arches of Raxoi Palace, to stand facing the Cathedral if you have a wide-angle lens....
Although the monumental beauty tends to monopolise everyone’s eyes, Plaza del Obradoiro and its surroundings are the most emotionally...
If the old town is covered by mist, fantastic architectures will arise in front of our eyes, illuminated towers like ghostly ships and mysterious...
 Plaza del Obradoiro is the monumental centre of Santiago de Compostela. Its Galician name seems to be derived from the workshops of the...

Cultural Diary - 15 results found, including:

El Museo do Pobo Galego celebra una nueva edición de su ciclo 'Café da Memoria', un programa que recoge los relatos de nuestros y...

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Del 27 de septiembre al 5 de octubre, Santiago celebra la XIX edición del Festival Internacional de Títeres Galicreques....

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La artista compostelana María Meijide presenta en el Museo Fundación Eugenio Granell su mapa emocional de Santiago de Compostela....

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El 18 de junio os citamos en la sala Capitol una vez más, en esta ocasión para ofrecer el partido que disputarán...

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El Museo do Pobo Galego celebra una nueva edición de su ciclo 'Café da Memoria', un programa que recoge los relatos de nuestros y...

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Celebrations and traditions - 12 results found, including:

December 24th to January 6th  At the end of November Santiago begins to deck itself out for Christmas. The streets and shops shine with...
Entire city  January 5th   The Three Wise Men are the ones who bring Spanish children their gifts on the night of January...
Night of December 31st   In Spain, New Year’s Eve dinner is timed so that dessert coincides with midnight, which is when all of...
Date varies from end of February to beginning of March, on the three days before Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent (forty days...
Not before March 22nd nor after April 25th (Holy Thursday and Good Friday in 2014: April 17 and 18)   Holy Week is an eminently...

Guided visits - 3 results found, including:

The visit offers the opportunity to discover, interact and participate actively with the creators of Compostela in their very own work...
Commented tour of the Cathedral´s stone roofs with wonderful panoramic views of the entire city and surroundings.
Guided tour of Compstela's mysterious and magical sites with tasting of herb eau-de-vie and Santiago almond cake. The guide will take us to the...

The Apostle James - 1 results found, including:

The Codex Calixtinus specifies that the apostle James “was martyred on March 25, on July 25 he was taken from Iria to Compostela and was...

Visiting the Cathedral - 4 results found, including:

Fifty years after archaeological excavations in the Cathedral, the Cathedral Chapter offers the public the unique possibility of going down to...
The Cathedral’s west entrance was finished in 1188 with the culmination of Romanesque sculpture: the “Pórtico de la...
The “Botafumeiro” is a giant censer, used since the Middle Ages to purify the air in a Cathedral that was full of crowds. Today, 800...
The visit to the Cathedral rooftops includes two consecutive guided tours: the Archbishop’s Palace of Gelmírez and going up to the...

What to do in the Cathedral - 9 results found, including:

Fifty years after archaeological excavations in the Cathedral, the Cathedral Chapter offers the public the unique possibility of going down to...
Open: Every day in the year, except January 1 and 6, July 25, August 15, December 25; afternoon/evening of December 24 and 31. Hours: 10...
In accordance with the grace of the Jubilee granted to the Cathedral of Santiago in 1122 by Pope Callixto II, worshippers visiting the church...
Priests visiting Santiago de Compostela may request to co-celebrate the day’s Pilgrim Mass, or celebrate their own Eucharist for the group...
When can you see it in action? The “Botafumeiro” censer follows a calendar of liturgical celebrations, during which it operates as...

The Children’s Cathedral - 3 results found, including:

Among the world’s cathedrals, Santiago’s has the honour of guarding the relics of one of Jesus’ 12 apostles, called St. James...
Have you been to the Cathedral of Santiago or do you dream about visiting it? Have you thought up a story inspired by the Cathedral? E-mail us!
Are you an artist and feel inspired by the Cathedral of Santiago' Get all of your imagination and all your colours working, and send us your work...

The treasures of the Cathedral - 6 results found, including:

Don’t read this unless you are very brave: there is a ghost in Plaza de la Quintana. It’s true, you yourself will be able to see it...
If you have already seen the Cathedral inside, why not visit it at the top' Convince your parents to go up to the rooftops, because that will be...
I bet you have never seen a censer as big as the one in the Cathedral of Santiago' Nor one as famous: it even his its own name. It is called...
The relics of the Apostle James and his disciples lie below the main altar. When you enter, you have to keep still since it is a very small and...
Have you ever embraced one of Jesus’ apostles? Well, you can if you are a good pilgrim in the Cathedral of Santiago. On the high altar...

Practical Advice - 2 results found, including:

A daily Pilgrim Mass is celebrated at Santiago Cathedral’s high altar; it is attended by travellers from all over the world, who give...
Those who manage to reach Santiago unaided, during any year, are awarded the “Compostela”, a certificate issued by the Pilgrim Office...

Videos - 3 results found, including:

John Paul II, Benedict XVI, Paulo Coelho, Peio Ruiz Cabestany, Martin Sheen, Brian Sewell, Elías Valiña: Voices and presences...
The main figures in the greatest spiritual adventure of the 21st century.   Une famille de cinq humains et de deux mulets part sur le...
Groups such as Ensemble Organum, the Silo monks or the Alfonso X El Sabio Music Group perform musical scores included in the Calixtinus Codex...

Activities - 7 results found, including:

Commented tour of the Cathedral´s stone roofs with wonderful panoramic views of the entire city and surroundings. Place Entry via Pazo de...
  Price euros 30 per person Availability Minimum of 4 players per team   Place 10 km from Santiago Duration The game lasts for...
Price • Santiago Route: € 65/pax.(*)  • A Coruña Route: €65/pax.(*)  • A Coruña-Santiago-A...
  Price: Per person: € 28 Availability: All year round   Place: -VIADUCT OVER RIVER DEZA; in Silleda, 50 km from...
Now you can also discover Santiago’s main attractions at night, after normal tourist hours, with the added attraction of seeing the city...

Dual Year Spain-Japan - 26 results found, including:

 Santiago de Compostela is, literally, a wish granted. If you win our competition on Facebook and Twitter, the destination of the Way of St....
Han comenzado en octubre las noches de lluvia que nos escatimó septiembre. El agua mansa cae hacia la medianoche, lenta bajo la luz dorada...

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El pasado 10 de agosto, 2.406 caminantes hacían cola frente a la Oficina del Peregrino de la rúa do Vilar. Habían completado...

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Una de las grandes atracciones de este verano en Santiago es la posibilidad de ver el Botafumeiro todos los viernes. Gracias al convenio firmado...

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Downloads - 9 results found, including:

News - 3 results found, including:

La concejala de Turismo, Reyes Leis, y la gerente de Turismo de Santiago, Maruxa Ledo, presentaron hoy a los ganadores del concurso “Deseo...

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Turismo de Santiago abrió ya su página web expecífica sobre la Semana Santa compostelana, www.semanasantasantiago.com, donde...

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El Pazo de Raxoi de Santiago de Compostela acogió el acto de firma del protocolo de colaboración para la promoción...

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Publications - 1 results found, including:

Revista anual de turismo 2008-2009. Trilingüe Galego, Español, Inglés.

Blog - 2 results found, including:

Comentábamos en el anterior post nuestra experiencia del viaje al congreso de Turismo Creativo realizado por la UNESCO en la ciudad...

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Hace dos años por estas épocas, en plenas elecciones presidenciales norteamericanas y con el boom mediático de la crisis del...

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Gallery - 4 results found, including:

Blog - 1 results found, including:

El grupo de municipios de Área Santiago convoca un concurso de fotografía para dar a conocer la riqueza cultural, patrimonial y...

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