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Santiago de Compostela - Provincia de a Coruna - Galicia - Espana, 15704, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Absolutely beautiful & *cheap people are quite courteous & the hotel (Hosepederia Tarela) was clean every second day. I cannot fault this place at all

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Marc C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a day and a half exploring the maze of streets and visiting historic sites in the very walkable old town. Tons of bars, restaurants, shops, outdoor kiosks.Also lots of pilgrims and other tourists even in October!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank canoeboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Santiago de Compostela in October while on a cruise. We stopped at Vigo and got on a bus to Santiago de Compostela. We only stayed there for a few hours, but I really wish we had more time. There is so much history...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Liz G
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

I was in Santiago in August 2017 at the end of my pilgrimage on the French way (900 km!) and I returned back last month with almost all the friends met on the Camino...it was a really involving experience!!! Seeing Santiago, the Casco historico and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alebarzanti
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

We completed the Portuguese walk in Santiago and went to the noon mass at the cathedral. The next day we joined a long line of a tour that was going into the Cathedral to touch the statute of St. James. We got our credentials stamped...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 22Janjim20
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The city has a magic of its own better perceived when not so crowded, numerous stores of charming local handcraft

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The city is stunning. On the one hand you see everyday life, contrasted by an ancient city. While walking, the different eras can easily be traced with countless historical buildings lurking behind the next corner.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank trippinhag
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

If ever there was a case of somewhere that has become the victim of its own success, it’s here. For most of any day here, it’s impossible to enjoy the many historic sites and cultural treasures in the Old City district of Santiago because of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

A great opportunity to walk trhu the cobblestones paved narrow streets and admire the medieval architecture. Full of history and a land mark for Catholics all over the world

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lmadrid
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately and ironically, greed was the crowning attribute in the beautiful, narrow streets, rich in history. It's a shame, really. The restaurants, stores and bars prey on the tourists. Visit it for the history and culture. Stay away from everything else.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Well it all depends of the amount of money you are ready to invest. About the hotel it is important that you like how the rooms look and the food, all locations are good because the city is rather small, maybe it is the best... More
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