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ⓘ Santiago de Compostela is the capital of the autonomous community of Galicia. It is a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Her ..




Santiago de Compostela
                                     

ⓘ Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela is the capital of the autonomous community of Galicia. It is a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization World Heritage Site. The city is in the northwest of Spain in the Province of A Coruña.

The citys Cathedral is the destination of an important pilgrimage route, the Way of St. James Galician: Camiño de Santiago, Spanish: Camino de Santiago. Pilgrims have been following this route since the ninth century.

The cathedral is believed to be where James, son of Zebedee is buried. Saint James was one of the apostles of Jesus Christ.

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