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Tomb of the Apostle Santiago and its origins

December 9, 2011
The history of the Camino de Santiago begins in a summer sunset of the year 829, in a Galician forest known as Libredón, where a hermit monk belonging to San Fitz de Solovio and named Pelagio - Paio according to other writings - was fasting, praying and doing penance. As you raise your eyes to the sky, go astonished as with the… Continued
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The Miracle of O Cebreiro and the Galician Holy Grail

9 for February, 2017
From the height of the Camino de Santiago in the Middle Ages, pilgrims from all over Europe take the routes that lead to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and therefore to the tomb of the Apostle. To know the history of the Miracle of O Cebreiro you must start your Camino de Santiago from O Cebreiro. Said… Continued
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