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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Local Tip Make sure you ask to stop and visit the winery Regina Viarum where you can enjoy the spectacular views of the River Sil Canyon as well trying their award winning red and white wines including their very best,...
Local Tip Treat yourself to a local treatment such as a massage after a relaxing session in the spa. Finish the day on the bar terrace with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Portuguese Coastal Way is a stunning alternative route of the Portuguese Camino de Santiago so most of my account concentrates on my coastal...more »
Nowadays 'pilgrims' of all types walk the Camino de Santiago, or Saint James Way, to the majestic cathedral city of Santiago de Compostela, often taking the opportunity to reflect on life and to...more »
Among Galicia's many hidden delights are its famous therapeutic spring and sea water spas. With hundreds of natural geothermal springs and, of...more »
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 »
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 »
The night of the 23rd to the 24th of June marks the highpoint of “magical Galicia”, when the sentiments of its people join forces with nature more strongly than at any other time of the year. Thousands of bonfires are lit on Riazor beach, A Coruña or in the various districts that make up the city that is home to the Tower of Hercules... more »
The Festival of Port América is a meeting of music and ideas held in the Port of Nigrán. Music, entrepreneurship, innovation, food, leisure and camping facilities for 5 days. What better plan for a holiday? Port América is ... AN international music festival, an unforgettable experience close to the best beaches of Galicia, a... more »
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