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21/Aug/2017

The English Route will be filled with theater and music over the next few weeks with Turismo de Galicia's "Vive o Camiño" program.

Today, Nava Castro presented the programming intended for pilgrims and for the residents of the 18 town halls along this route, which is becoming more relevant by the day. In...

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 ...

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...

8/Feb/2017

The Road Safety Commission for the Way of St. James analyses proposed measures to improve the pilgrimage route

• Through this multi-disciplinary commission, the Ministry of Public Works and the Xunta de Galicia work together to improve locations where the Way of St. James intersects with...

17/Oct/2018

The Chair of the Camino de Santiago and Pilgrimages spearheads two new research projects with their first fellows

An academic initiative promoted by the Department of Culture and Tourism, the University of Santiago de Compostela and the Cathedral takes stock of its activities This year a...

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The Chair of the Camino de Santiago grants its research award to an unpublished work on pilgrimage in Italy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

28/Oct/2016

The European Federation of the Way of Saint James holds its first meeting after the incorporation of three new members

The European Federation of the Way of Saint James held a meeting in the Lithuanian city of Vilnius. This was the first meeting after the incorporation of three new members: the...

12/Jun/2014

A Irmandade de Fillos e Amigos de Padrón we will organize a pilgrimage from Santiago de Compostela to Padrón

A Irmandade de Fillos e Amigos de Padrón  on July 5 we will organize a pilgrimage from Santiago de Compostela to Padrón. Our intention is to get the recovery and...