Walking the Camino de Santiago

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9 days/8 nights
The Way of St. James, often known by its Spanish name, El Camino de Santiago, is the pilgrimage to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (north-western Spain), where legend has it that the remains of the apostle, Saint James the Great, are buried. In the 9th-century, according to legend, a shower of falling stars led the Spanish hermit Pelayo to Santiago, where he discovered the long forgotten tomb of the apostle St. James. Since then, pilgrims from all over the world have travelled El Camino de Santiago.

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  1. […] 28, 2009 Walking the Camino de Santiago The Way of St. James is the pilgrimage to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela (north-western […]

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