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11/Dec/2018

Feijóo remarks that the more than 3.6 million pilgrims who have arrived in Santiago to date since 1993 did not travel to the past but 'to a future capable of integrating eras, cultures and experiences'

He draws attention to the responsibility to enhance the value of a Camino that crosses various routes and runs through over 100 townships, with a programme of rehabilitation,...

28/Nov/2018

The Organising Committee of Xacobeo 21 gives its approval to the draft decree which regulates the brand’s use

This body's plenary session, chaired today by Regional Minister Román Rodríguez, also approved the lines which will be taken to elaborate the Strategic Plan. Santiago de...

27/Nov/2018

Roman Rodríguez announces an investment of 3 million euros for the conditioning and signposting of the Via de la Plata

The Regional Minister of Culture and Tourism met today with the mayors of this itinerary to advance in the comprehensive action project to be implemented in 2019 Next year, the...

21/Nov/2018

The Chair of the Camino de Santiago grants its research award to an unpublished work on pilgrimage in Italy

It delves into one of the lesser-known chapters of the route, along secondary roads, to the sanctuary of San Miguel which possess an outstanding presence of chapels dedicated to...

15/Nov/2018

Galicia shares in Bulgaria the opportunity that the sustainable growth of the Camino de Santiago represents towards Xacobeo 21

The representative of the Department of Culture and Tourism presented in a round table the work carried out to improve its governance and management, with tools such as the study...

14/Nov/2018

Galicia strengthens ties with France to reinforce the country's historical role in the pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela

The Galician Autonomous Community was invited for the first time to the Assembly of the French Federation of Associations of Friends of the Camino de Santiago, where the...

13/Nov/2018

The Organising Committee of Xacobeo 2021 agrees on the definition of the strategic lines and objectives for the next Holy Year

The Head of the Department of Culture and Tourism today chaired the meeting of the Executive Committee which reported on the latest decisions adopted within the Jacobean Council ...

29/Oct/2018

Culture and Tourism will allocate almost 30 million euros in 2019 to begin with the launch of Xacobeo

The Head of the Department Roman Rodriguez explains that, in addition to the specific line item of 7.4 million, it is necessary to add another 12 for conservation, maintenance or...