MX Mexico PR
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Adjoining Rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
Photos of MX Mexico PR
TripAdvisor Reviews MX Mexico PR Santiago de Compostela
Travel Blogs from Santiago de Compostela
... it to Santiago de Compostela at around 1 pm today. Although my friends and I tend to spread out throughout the day as we walk, we all stopped to gather at the top of the hill at Monte del Gozo. Together we descended into the city of Santiago de Compostela and then on to the cathedral to receive our Compostela with relief and joy. To have the journey marked in such a way was quite exciting. Tomorrow we will all attend a Catholic mass ...
... in hand we could look over this magnificent structure. I wearing a t shirt from our trip in Africa which got a conversation going from 2 old European ladies with a small grasp of English. One of them said I should be disgusted with myself for having done a safari in Africa as her understanding was any safari means hunting wild animals, once we explained what a modern safari was they changed their tune and we very excited to learn about our trip so far and our ...
... pulley mechanism, filled with 40 kg of charcoal and incense. In the Jubilee Years, whenever St James's Day falls on a Sunday, the Botafumeiro is also attached in all the Pilgrims' Masses. Eight red-robed tiraboleiros pull the ropes and bring it into a swinging motion almost to the roof of the transept, reaching speeds of 80 km/h and dispensing thick clouds of incense. One explanation of this custom, which originated more than 700 ...
Tuesday April 15 Santiago
Time to move on from Bueu to Santiago de Compostela. Mary drove us to Pontevedra so we could be sure to make our train, and avoid a long bus ride. We arrived early enough to sit together for a snack. It was sad saying goodbye to her sweet self and her happy smiling eyes. She is so much fun. She gave Diane a new name: Diva Diane.
Today my friends completed the 770 km pilgrimage that started in northern France and continued along the north of Spain. It was quite an achievement and they were excited to receive their official documents from the church authorities. We started out at 08:30 after a 07:30 breakfast, partly because of their excitement and partly to walk as far as possible. Enforce the predicted rain. Forecasts in Europe as always more accurate than the Australian "pick a card, any ...