Enormous incensiary of the Cathedral of the Apostle James (Santiago Apóstol)
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Santiago de Compostela is a miracle of stone work that was born to receive and embrace the thousands of pilgrims that have yearly down through the centuries through the Route to Santiago to see the tomb of the Apostle. A desire, a longing made of stone that down through the centuries to today portrays the splendor of a historical and monumental complex unique in the world.
Santiago is, by tradition and by its personality, an open city with the hospitality as an icon of its identity, ready to show its history and its legends, to share the beauty of its streets and plazas to its visitors.
And yet it is a dynamic, youthful and active city. The capital of Galicia and the seat of the autonomic government of the region, Santiago is the proud home of a five hundred years old university and the center of many cultural activities of many kinds.
St James the piligrin over the Holly Door
|Royal Hospital of Santiago of Compostela||Façade of the Treasure|
|San Paio de Antares Monastery||Rua Nova|
|Gate of the Silversmiths||Tower of Clock|
|General View of Santiago||Gate of the Glory|
|Claustro del Colegio de Fonseca||Santiagos Cathedral|
|University of Santiago||The Road to Santiago|
|Plaza of the Quintana||San Martín Pinario Monastery|
Plaza del Obradoiro, s/n
Palacio de Raxoi
15705 - Santiago de Compostela
Tel. (981) 542342
Tel. Int. +34-81-542342
Ávila, Cáceres, Córdoba, Cuenca, Salamanca , Santiago de Compostela, Segovia, Toledo
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