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Santiago de Compostela Destination Guide

Delve into Santiago de Compostela in Spain!

Santiago de Compostela in the region of Galicia with it's 95,092 residents is a place located in Spain - some 302 mi (or 487 km) North-West of Madrid, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Santiago de Compostela

Local time in Santiago de Compostela is now 09:26 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Porto, Vigo, Vedra, Valladolid, Trazo or Cotaredo. While being here, you might want to check out Villestro, Viduido, Sergude, Santiago de Compostela, Sales and Larano as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Santiago de Compostela Galicia Spain

02:25 min ( August 14, 2012 by Mas Galicia)
Views: 1,236 - Rating: 5/5

Santiago is the capital of Galicia... land of the "camino de Santiago" (Way of St. James). Declared : "World Heritage City" thanks to its multicultural nature and as the final destination of a thousan...

Fuego del Apostol 2012 - Santiago de Com...

22:19 min ( July 29, 2012 by Helmuth Höbarth)
Views: 2,466 - Rating: 5/5

Fuego del Apostol 2012 - LightIllusions on the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela and the big fireworking (complete)


Como encuentran la llave de 500 de Santi...

00:39 min ( April 07, 2011 by marinedacity)
Views: 1,603 - Rating: 4/5

David encuentra la llave de 500 de Marineda City escondida en Santiago de Compostela. 7 llaves por valor de 500 en Marineda City fueron escondidas por las principales ciudades gallegas. www.facebook.c...

Pista 2 Encuentra la Llave de 500 de Sa...

00:08 min ( March 24, 2011 by marinedacity)
Views: 3,506 - Rating: 3/5

Ánimo que son 500 eurazos!! Y aún quedan 2 pistas más, seguro que consigues adivinar el sitio!! Síguenos en www.facebook.com y permanece atento!!


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Santiago de Compostela during the next days.

05
Jul
2019

Alma Bohemia. Bolero Filin.

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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Alma Bohemia. Bolero Filin.

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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06
Jul
2019

Alejandro Sanz Santiago De Compostela

Beginning: 09:00 pm (21:00).
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15
Nov
2019

Entradas Luis Cepeda Santiago De Compostela

Beginning: 08:30 pm (20:30).
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05
Feb
2020

Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil

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Entradas Cirque Du Soleil Corteo Santiago De Compostela

Beginning: 09:30 pm (21:30).
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06
Feb
2020

Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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07
Feb
2020

Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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08
Feb
2020

Corteo - Cirque Du Soleil

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

Kingdom of Galicia

The Kingdom of Galicia (Galician: Reino de Galicia, or Galiza; Portuguese: Reino da Galiza; Latin: Galliciense Regnum) was a political entity located in southwestern Europe, which at its territorial zenith occupied the entire northwest of the Iberian Peninsula. Founded by Suebic king Hermeric in 409, the Galician capital was established in Braga, being the first kingdom which adopted Catholicism officially and minted its own currency (year 449).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.88, -8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1157 disestablishments, History of Galicia, History of Spain, Medieval Portugal, States and territories established in 910

Pabellón Multiusos Fontes do Sar

Pabellón Multiusos Fontes do Sar (English: Multi-purpose Pavilion Fontes do Sar) is a multi-purpose sports arena in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain. It is owned and operated by Santiago de Compostela city council. The arena serves as the home of the futsal team Santiago Futsal as well as that of the basketball team Obradoiro CAB.

More reading: Pabellón Multiusos Fontes do Sar homepage
Located at 42.88, -8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Basketball venues in Spain, Buildings and structures in Santiago de Compostela, Indoor arenas in Spain, Sports venues in Galicia

Parliament of Galicia

The Parliament of Galicia (Galician: Parlamento de Galicia) is the unicameral legislature of the autonomous community of Galicia, Spain. It is formed by 75 deputies (deputados). Deputies are elected every four years in ordinary period, or extraordinarily upon dissolution and call of elections by the President of the Xunta of Galicia, by universal suffrage in proportional lists with four constituencies, being this the Galician provinces.

More reading: Parliament of Galicia homepage
Located at 42.88, -8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Legislatures of the Spanish Autonomous Communities, Politics of Galicia, Unicameral legislatures

City of Culture of Galicia

The City of Culture of Galicia (Galician: Cidade da Cultura de Galicia) is a complex of cultural buildings in Santiago de Compostela, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain, designed by a group of architects led by Peter Eisenman. Construction is challenging and expensive as the design of the buildings involves high degree contours, meant to make the buildings look like rolling hills. Nearly every window of the thousands that are part of the external façade has its own custom shape.

More reading: City of Culture of Galicia homepage
Located at 42.88, -8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Art museums and galleries in Spain, Arts centres in Spain, Buildings and structures in Galicia, Visitor attractions in Galicia (Spain)

Santiago (comarca)

Santiago is a comarca in the Galician Province of A Coruña. The overall population of this local region is 150,286 (2005).

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Located at 42.88, -8.55 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Comarcas of Galicia, Province of A Coruña