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8/Nov/2017

Turismo de Galicia publishes a new guide to the Winter Route as part of its commitment to the route following official recognition

Today, Nava Castro, accompanied by the regional representative of the Xunta in Lugo, José Manuel Balseiro, presented this publication with practical information for pilgrims The...

4/Nov/2017

London is hosting an exhibition on the Way of St. James, which receives almost 6,000 British pilgrims each year

On Monday, a travelling exhibition organised by Tourism of Galicia will arrive in the United Kingdom, paying homage to those providing hospitality along the different routes. ...

3/Nov/2017

Feijóo praises the international recognition of the Codex Calixtinus, which facilitates preservation of the document and universal access

'Today we have received great news for Galicians, for Europeans and for the world.' The Camino now has a comprehensive strategy for improving the experience of pilgrims – the...

1/Nov/2017

The Xunta celebrates UNESCO’s inclusion of the ‘Codex Calixtinus’ in the Memory of the World Register, thus recognising its great value

The medieval manuscript, preserved in the Santiago Cathedral, is now part of the most important documentary heritage in the history of mankind The proposal to request its...

24/Oct/2017

The 2017 Camino de Santiago Awards recognize the contributions of Galician society to preserving the values of the Way of St. James

Román Rodríguez and Nava Castro presented the awards today to institutions, associations, companies, researchers and schools whose initiatives are notable for their contributions...

23/Oct/2017

Xunta President Alberto Núñez Feijóo noted today that Compostela will again be the capital of the world in 2021

The Way of St. James Master and Strategic Plan envisages intense promotion of the nine pilgrimage routes that run through Galicia ‘A “Way of ways” could be the motto that...

23/Oct/2017

The Jacobean Council takes steps to have Xacobeo 2021 declared an event of exceptional public interest

The Jacobean Council Executive Committee met today in the Galician capital to move forward on agreements and initiatives jointly coordinated by the central government and the...

20/Oct/2017

Galicia takes part in the 10th International Congress of Xacobeo Associations in Antequera with an exhibit and several conferences

The Andalusian city hosts the audiovisual exhibit “Way of St. James, a contemporary pilgrimage experience”, which takes a sentimental journey through this route. The Xacobeo...