Photo: Santiago Lopez-Pastor, Museo do Pobo Galego, Convento de Santo Domingo de Bonaval
Santiago de Compostela is a World Heritage City, pilgrimage destination, and cultural capital. This week the town hosts this year’s International Society for Ethnology and Folklore Congress.
Capital of Galicia, Santiago is also a center of institutional services. The city has a deep-rooted university tradition.
Camino de Santiago
TripAdvisor’s #1 ‘thing to do’ is visiting the Cathedral, the shrine of the apostle Saint James and end point of the Camino de Santiago, a network of pilgrims’ ways or pilgrimages.
Mercado de Abastos (Food Market) is the city’s second-most visited site after the Cathedral
Rúa das Ameas (no number)
Open Monday to Saturday, 7 am to 3 pm. The busiest time is between 11 am and 12 noon
Santiago de Compostela – Wikipedia