De Galicia a Andalusia

 

A jewel : the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela

It’s the aim of so many pilgrim travellers for hope

of a better life …

 

De Galicia a Andalusia …1

 

2008 , 5th october

Paris – Pontevedra

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Plane from Paris Orly to Madrid , then Madrid to Santiago

Arrived at 12h55

 

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It’s today’s trip …

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All the old buildings are in the center , around the cathedral

Here is the covento san Martino Pinario

 

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The town city hall

 

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The cathedrale , seen from the left

 

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Details of front

 

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And here with the majestic stairs …

 

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The hostal de los reyes catolicos

It’s a royal palace converted in a parador …

A parador is a luxuous hotel , like the castle hotels …

 

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Parador entry…

 

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Right side of the cathedral

 

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Details of front face …

 

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Statues are telling us the pilgrim stories …

 

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Behind the cathedral

To continue the trip from Galicia to Andalusia , please connect you on my french blog :

Les évasions de Fréderic at : http://fredericevasion.wordpress.com/

you will find there the 70 chapters of this marvelous trip from santiago de Compostela to Granada , through Porto , Lisboa and Sevilla

yes , comments are in french , but main thing is the pics …

but if you have any interest , let me know , i will trandslate you , the comment you need

 

Kind regards

Douglas

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About DOUGLAS MOONSTONE

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One Response to De Galicia a Andalusia

  1. I like this. Visited Santiago de Compostella twice last year and can’t wait to go back

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