Hotel TRYP Santiago

Calle Restollal 24, Santiago de Compostela, Galicia, 15702, Spain and Canary Islands | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Santiago de Compostela

Old friends, botafumeiro and farewells...

A travel blog entry by kymmurphy

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... we thought so anyway... As we entered the historic quarter of Santiago some of the locals and other pilgrims cheered; they knew the effort, commitment, stamina, dedication and craziness needed in order to walk 775 kms. It was a pretty emotional experience; one that took me by surprise.

We entered the square to the sound of bagpipes and just stood there! Here we were! And that was it... We walked through the square in search of the pilgrim office to get ...

Rest and contemplate

A travel blog entry by ranmar

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... It is the 800 the anniversary of st. Francis of Assi. It rained. Off and on rain. Found Shirley and Jean Michel as they completed their 800 km Camino this morning. We have not seen them for over a week. It is great to renew our friendship. We have seen many that we have met on the Way. Checked out location of the bus depot. We decided to take a taxi there as it is quite an up hill walk. I saw a t shirt that I ...

Santiago de Compostela - Arrival!

A travel blog entry by kbrooksy

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... this was very quickly and innovatively addressed through a variety of water bottles, empty yoghurt cartons (adding a delightful strawberry nose to the wine as noted by John!) canister caps and even a shell - the symbol of a pilgrim and also a handy drinking vessel as it turns out - albeit minimal! A further few pilgrims were enticed to join us before the wine and snacks were exhausted and the clouds rolling across the sun dropped the temperature to the point where we ...

Arrive in Santiago de Compostela with the Pilgrims

A travel blog entry by dhensby

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... a wonderful breakfast that kept us going for the whole day.

The main attraction to Santiago is the Cathedral, the designation for thousands upon thousands of pilgrims through the centuries putting their feet to the road on the Camino de Santiago trek. The Camino de Santiago (The Way of St. James) is seen pilgrims walk hundreds of kilometres to pay homage to the remains of St. James in ...

Beautiful Santiago....... Today I can enjoy you !!

A travel blog entry by hilaryramsey

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... on my last morning...my first wildlife

Villages towards the end didn't have the bigger squares or plazas

Meeting people that had walked from Austria, Germany and France - for some a distance of 2600 km!!

Not sure if I mentioned that to stay in the albergue's ( pilgrim hostels) that you had to show and get your credentials stamped. You could also do this in many churches and cafes on the way as well.

Everyone ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel TRYP Santiago Santiago de Compostela

    Reviewed by kathandsheila

    Perfect

    Reviewed Mar 22, 2012
    by (16 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Clean, modern. 20 mins walk to old city. Parking.
    Great coffee at the bar.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel TRYP Santiago Santiago de Compostela

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent