Mosteiro de San Martiño Pinario
The huge, austerely baroque Mosteiro de San Martiño Pinario, a former Benedictine monastery (now a seminary), looms across Praza da...
Praza da Inmaculada
Praza da Inmaculada, on the cathedral's north side, is where most pilgrims arriving in Santiago first set eyes on the cathedral....
Pazo de Xelmírez
The Pazo de Xelmírez is the 12th-century bishop's palace adjoining the cathedral's north side. It contains (at the time of writing) a...
This buzzing two-floor bar pulls in an artsy, mostly 20s and 30s crowd, with excellent gin and tonics and cocktails, and a great...
Bierzo de Enxebre
The cuisine at this busy spot is that of El Bierzo, a rural area of northwest Castilla y León, meaning excellent grilled and cured...
Galicia Dixital information
Galicia Dixital occupies the left flank of Mosteiro de San Martiño Pinario . It is full of interactive audiovisual fun like a simulated roller-coaster ride over Santiago’s rooftops and an underwater adventure off the Galician coast.