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View of Santiago de Compostela from Pedroso Mount

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 Area Grande

Local Tip Relax after a wonderful meal on the beach in front of Area Grande or take a stroll along the coastal footpath next to the large car park for a relaxing end to your meal.

Local Tip

El Invernadero del Pazo de Santa Cruz

Local Tip Take a walk around the gardens and see inside the chapel.

Local Tip

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Mark Knopfler in Concert

Mark Knopfler in Concert

29 Jul

Mark Knopfler, formerly from Dire Straits & extraordinary guitar player returns to Santiago just after the St. James celebrations! Famous for songs like “Sultans Of Swing”, “Romeo And Juliet” and “Walk Of Life”. The first 1000 tickets are on sale for 35€ normal price is 45€ Tickets are on sale with Ticketmaster. more »

Albariño Wine Festival ,Cambados

Albariño Wine Festival ,Cambados

29 Jul - 2 Aug

Cambados is located in the Arousa estuary in ana area known as Salnés famous for its sunsets and home to the poet Ramón Cabanillas. The landscape is full of vines where the grapes of the celebrated Albariño wine ripen. The sun terraces of stone manor houses originally built as defence towers look out over beautiful landscapes. Cambados... more »

Green Pepper Festival Padrón

Green Pepper Festival Padrón

1 Aug

The small green peppers from Padrón are famous throughout Galicia and Spain for their delicious flavour. This fiesta pays tribute to the pepper which is fried in olive oil and served with a sprinkle of sea salt. It's great with bread and a glass of white wine. more »

Festas do Monte A Guarda

Festas do Monte A Guarda

1 Aug - 16 Aug

Festas do Monte is held in A Guarda every August and is now recognised as being of Galician-wide significance.There are a range of sporting,cultural and childrens activities throughout the week. It's famous for its wild celebrations comprising of numerous traditional/folk/sailor's bands playing in groups wearing different colours and marching... more »

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Urbanization Portoman

The apartment is located in Urbanization Portoman which is a luxury apartment block in one of the best areas in Baiona. more »

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Urbanization Portoman

The apartment is located in Urbanization Portoman which is a luxury apartment block in one of the best areas in Baiona. more »

Galicia Photos

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Horreo with two floors,Nigrán

Horreo with two floors,Nigrán

Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela

Corn store (El Horreo)

Corn store (El Horreo)

Typical Galician Bridge

Typical Galician Bridge

St. James Way

St. James Way

City of Culture

City of Culture

Cross,Pazo de Santa Cruz

Cross,Pazo de Santa Cruz

Pedreira hieroglyph

Pedreira hieroglyph

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