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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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Ribeiro Wine Festival

Ribeiro Wine Festival

1 May - 3 May

The 52nd Ribeiro Wine Festival takes place in the beautiful Old Town of Ribadavia and is one of the great Galician wine festivals of the year. The town is known for its large houses used by the nobility,churches with picturesque towers and elegant homes for the wine merchants. Ribadavia unites all of the fragrances of the Ribeiro wines... more »

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 »

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 »

Virtual Tours

El Invernadero del Pazo de Santa Cruz

El Invernadero del Pazo de Santa Cruz means the greenhouse of Santa Cruz manor house! Surrender to the charms of a unique place. more »

Galicia Photos

Café Bar El Derby, Santiago

Café Bar El Derby, Santiago

Corn store (El Horreo)

Corn store (El Horreo)

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

Storks Nest

Storks Nest

Camino de Santiago-Water or Wine Stop?

Camino de Santiago-Water or Wine Stop?

Celtic Symbol

Celtic Symbol

Wine Tasting, Ribeira Sacra

Wine Tasting, Ribeira Sacra

St. James Way

St. James Way

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