Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela old town is very beautiful, harmonious and well preserved and hosts its five-centennial university, one of the most prestigious universities in Europe. Santiago de Compostela is also a contemporary and competitive city. Internationally renowned architects such as Hejduk, Siza or Rossi have left their trace in Santiago. The American architect Peter Eisenman has developed his new project: the City of Culture (Cidade da Cultura), which is a reference of an outstanding cultural and architectonic complex.

Camino de Santiago (Way of St. James, Chemin de Saint Jacques, Jackobsweg, O Caminho de Santiago, Il Cammino di Santiago). The routes leading to Santiago are busier than ever with pilgrims from all over the world, resulting in a fusion of languages, customs and a continual cultural exchange.

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