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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...
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...
De los 237.886 peregrinos que llegaron a Santiago hay varios datos que nos ayudan a conocer el perfil del peregrino que...
La entrada en Área Santiago se hace a través de Leboreiro, en Melide. Tras pasar el bucólico pueblo de Furelos se llega a la...
The discovery of the apostle’s tomb was quickly related by Bishop Teodomiro of Iria Flavia to the Asturian king Alfonso II, who considered...
The Cathedral’s west entrance was finished in 1188 with the culmination of Romanesque sculpture: the “Pórtico de la...
Campus Sur July 31st  The Apóstol Festival programme comes to an end with a great  fireworks show, similar to the one in the...
From Santiago de Compostela it is easy to visit, on one-day trips, other important sacred sites in Galicia, a remote region of ancestral ...
Entire city (2020, May 12-16) Variable date corresponding to the sixth Thursday after Easter Sunday. The Ascension Festival, the city’s...
Capilla de San Roque August 16th   The feast of St. Roque, one of the city’s most popular saints, is a public holiday in...