Santiago De Compostela - tourist attractions

markerA Portico of Glory The Portico of Glory is a Romanesque portico located in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It was created by Maestro Mateo and his colleagues for King of León Ferdinand II, who donated for this purpose one hundred maravedis annually, from 1168 till 1188. The latter is a date inscribed in stone... Portico of Glory - photo
markerB Palacio de Rajoy Palacio de Rajoy is a palace in Santiago de Compostela, Province of A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. Completed in 1766, it is located on the Plaza del Obradoiro. Palacio de Rajoy - photo
markerC Colegio de San Jerónimo Colegio de San Jerónimo is a college in Santiago de Compostela, Province of A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. Founded in 1501, it is located on the Plaza del Obradoiro. Colegio de San Jerónimo - photo
markerD Casa del Cabildo Casa del Cabildo is a historic house in Santiago de Compostela, Province of A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. It was completed in 1758 in the baroque style. Casa del Cabildo - photo
markerE Capilla de Ánimas Capilla de Ánimas is a church in Santiago de Compostela, Province of A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. It was completed in 1788. Capilla de Ánimas - photo
markerF Museum of the Galician People The Museum of the Galician People (Museo do Pobo Galego) opened its first rooms in 1977 in the former convent of Santo Domingo de Bonaval, in the city of Santiago de Compostela (Galicia, Spain). It was established as an organization to serve the community and safeguard traditions and customs that w... Museum of the Galician People - photo
markerG Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval is a monastery in Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, Spain. The Museo do Pobo Galego and an urban park are within its facilities, and is beside the CGAC (Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, the Galicia Contemporary Art Centre). Located in the city of Santiago de C... Convento de San Domingos de Bonaval - photo
markerH Estadio Multiusos de San Lázaro Estadio Multiusos de San Lázaro is a multi-purpose stadium in Santiago de Compostela, Spain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of SD Compostela. It has a capacity of 13,000 and the pitch dimensions are 105 x 68 metres. Situated in the eastern suburb of San Láza... Estadio Multiusos de San Lázaro - photo
markerI Santiago de Compostela Airport Santiago de Compostela Airport (IATA: SCQ,  ICAO: LEST) is one of the three international airports in Galicia, Spain. It is located in Lavacolla, a town 16 km far from Galicia's capital city, Santiago de Compostela. In 2011, 2.464.431 passengers passed through it. The Christian pilgrimage route of ... Santiago de Compostela Airport - photo
markerJ City of Culture of Galicia 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 architect Peter Eisenman and office, and opened at 2011. The buildings are an extreme challenge to construct as the design of them m... City of Culture of Galicia - photo

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Geographical coordinates: 42.8833, -8.55
Approximate population: 95,092

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