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4/Oct/2018

With the 2018 Camino de Santiago awards, the Regional Government recognises the outstanding performance of seven entities in favour of the Jacobean phenomenon

The Head of the Department of Culture and Tourism stressed that the awards "make visible and recognise" the contributions of excellence made from all social fields The award was...

2/Oct/2018

The Regional Government of Galicia, awarded the international Trifinium award for its work promoting the Jacobean Route

The Regional Minister for Culture and Tourism showcases the Camino as an “encounter between cultures and nations, a path that shaped Europe, Spain and Galicia” Santiago de...

20/Aug/2018

The Xunta (Regional Government) publishes an emergency guide for pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago

The vice president of the Xunta, Alfonso Rueda, and the director of tourism in Galicia, Nava Castro, presented this publication today, available in three languages It is part of...

EMERGENCY GUIDEBOOK

18/Dec/2017

The Xunta de Galicia expresses its sorrow at the death of Professor Simon Barton, member of the International Committee of Experts on the Way of St James

This noted professor was known for his efforts in promoting the pilgrimage route in Great Britain, where he worked with Turismo de Galicia on various activities The Xunta de...

17/Dec/2017

The Vía de la Plata adds the first equestrian pilgrimage route after obtaining official recognition from the Spanish Royal Equestrian Federation

The director of Turismo de Galicia and the regional representative of the Xunta in Ourense visited this horse trail between the municipalities of A Gudiña and Laza today The Way...

13/Dec/2017

Feijóo wants to keep breaking records for the number of pilgrims while also improving their experience in Galicia

He says that the Way once again being able to demonstrate this year that it has no limit is due to planning, diversification and, above all, to the whole of Galicia considering as...

5/Dec/2017

The new Turismo de Galicia exhibition ‘From Sea to Sea’ presents the Way of St James through large format 3D photographs

Nava Castro opened this exhibition today at the Lonja de Fisterra. In upcoming months it will travel to the English Route, Portuguese Route and Portuguese Coastal Route The...

2/Dec/2017

Turismo de Galicia discusses the growing international presence of the Way of St James at the European Parliament

Xacobeo Manager Rafael Sánchez took part in the Intergroup ‘Development of European Tourism, Cultural Heritage, Ways of Saint James and other European Cultural Routes’ ...