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Galicia

Galicia is a land of mysteries and surprises. Pilgrims from all over the world converge on Santiago de Compostela which is a majestic and ancient capital situated in the heart of Galicia.
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Restaurante Los Abetos

Local Tip Go for the suckling lamb and pig fixed rotisserie,one of the very best in the south of Galicia.

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Tienda La Toja

Local Tip For an inexpensive gift buy one of their high quality and beautifully made soaps or a gift pack for the whole family.

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Baiona's Tapas Route (Bai de Tapas)

Baiona's Tapas Route (Bai de Tapas)

7 May - 31 May

Baiona Council is organising for the fourth year running a gastronomic event to help animate the bars/restaurants of Baiona and to promote the town as a place to visit. This year 38 restaurants/bars in the area will be serving 76 unique tapas. All tapas were available for just 2€ per tapa and with a glass of wine 3.50€ sponsored by... more »

Allariz International Garden Festival

Allariz International Garden Festival

23 May - 9 Nov

This is a garden festival in a beautiful location on the banks of the River Arnoia in Allariz in the province of Ourense. Dates: 25 May to 9 November 2013 Opening Times: 11.00h to 14.00h 17.o0h to 21.30h Prices: Entrance - 2€ Retired and group visits - 1€ Local Residents - free with Citizens card. 2015... more »

Mundonatura

Mundonatura

3 Jun - 10 Jul

Come and visit the unspoilt beauty of A Cañiza. The sub region of A Padaranta is the most mountainous and largest natural area in the Rias Baixas. This event is a gathering to be expressed not only in words; a space where the interior is more important to add or reaffirm your creative potential,to play, laugh, mourn ... change ideas. A... more »

Corpus Christi, Ponteareas

Corpus Christi, Ponteareas

6 Jun

Pontereas is located on the River Tea on the road to Mondariz in an area known as O Condado which is rich in archaeological remains from various periods. The area’s best known festival, Corpus Christi, is held during the weekend following “Corpus Christi”, and is famous for its elaborate floral carpets. This is a delicate and ephemeral... more »

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Charter Terra Nova

Charter Terra Nova are based in the Port of San Adrián de Cobres facing the end of the Ria de Vigo estuary and specialise in renting charter boats.Their fleet consists of three boats which includes a more »

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Charter Terra Nova

Charter Terra Nova are based in the Port of San Adrián de Cobres facing the end of the Ria de Vigo estuary and specialise in renting charter boats.Their fleet consists of three boats which includes a more »

Galicia Photos

Symbol of St. James (Scallop Shell)

Symbol of St. James (Scallop Shell)

St. James Way

St. James Way

The remains of St. James

The remains of St. James

Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela

Completed Pilgrimage

Completed Pilgrimage

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Galician Cruceiro

Galician Cruceiro

Start of Camino views of Spain-Roncesvalles Pass

Start of Camino views of Spain-Roncesvalles Pass

Way through the Galician Mountains

Way through the Galician Mountains

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