The Camino de Santiago (the Way of St. James) is a large network of ancient pilgrim routes stretching across Europe and coming together at the tomb of St. James (Santiago in Spanish) in Santiago de Compostela in north-west Spain. The most popular route the Camino Francés which stretches 780 km. (nearly 500 miles) from St. Jean-Pied-du-Port near Biarritz in France to Santiago.
An hórreo is a typical granary built in wood or stone, raised on pillars ending in flat staddle stones to prevent access by rodents. The hórreo a typical site along the camino.
El Parque de Alameda – Dove Coop
El Parque de Alameda
El Parque de Alameda – 16th century park with historical monuments & a garden featuring many ornamental trees & shrubs.
Museo de Pueblo Galego was the old Convenant of Santo Domingo de Bonaval, built in the 14th century. It is dedicated to the preservation of the Galician culture.