SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Santiago de Compostela is "the place of pilgrimage" for travelers who follow the path to this city with no other objective than to arrive and let the journey reveal its everyday mysteries and surprises.
The Old Town of Santiago is one of the most beautiful urban areas in the world and is considered a World Heritage Site . The oldest and most interesting monuments are around the tomb of Santiago.

This city, in northwest Spain became a symbol of the struggle against Islam. Destroyed by the Muslims at the end of the 10th century was completely rebuilt from the ruins in the next century . It has a variety of Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque buildings.

Why is Santiago so beautiful? Which traditions are held in history of Mankind that have given Santiago de Compostela an air of mysticism and peaceful atmosphere no matter the thousands of people who sometimes are together in this small town?