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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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Gastronomic Group of Galicia (Nove)

Local Tip If you are looking for that special occasion and you are in Galicia why not eat at one of the restaurants where the chef is a member of Nove, you are guaranteed a gastronomic feast!

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Parador de Reis Catolicos

Local Tip The Parador is a museum steeped in history so learn about its origins as a hostel for pilgrims and as a hospital, you can read the plaques in English and Spanish on how the building evolved over the centuries

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Fiesta de la Arribada, Baiona

Fiesta de la Arribada, Baiona

7 Mar - 8 Mar

Fiesta de la Arribada in Baiona commemorates the arrival of Martín Alonso Pinzón, on 1 March 1493 in his ship "Pinta" to spread the news of his discovery of the New World (America and trade route to East Indies). Local residents dress up in fancy costumes and there is a procession/ beach activities where scenes from the previous... 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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Abadía da Cova

Adegas Moure, a family owned winery was founded in 1958. They elaborate wines and liqueurs of high quality and prestige which gain the critics' praise with more than 120 awards.. more »

Galicia Photos

Os Ancares

Os Ancares

Camino de Santiago-Water or Wine Stop?

Camino de Santiago-Water or Wine Stop?

Surf School, Donino Beach, Ferrol

Surf School, Donino Beach, Ferrol

Celtic Symbol

Celtic Symbol

Completed Pilgrimage

Completed Pilgrimage

Ons Islands

Ons Islands

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Horreo,Pazo de Santa Cruz,Bueu

Coronel Francisco Iglesias Brage

Coronel Francisco Iglesias Brage

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

Santiago de Compostela Cathedral

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