Shell motif Camino de Santiago

Camino Inglés
from Ferrol and A Coruña
to Santiago de Compostela

Shell motif
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Day 5 Sigueiro to Santiago de Compostela

The town centre

Bridge over the river Tambre

The church of Barciela

Shell cross near the church

Scallop shell design on a gate


Cruceiro at Agualada, and the chapel of As Angustias behind

Watermill and picnic tables

Briefly onto the N550 main road

Past industrial buildings

The outskirts of Santiago

Descending into the city

First sight of the cathedral

Monument to the Pilgrim by the sculptor Jose Maria Acuna

Fellow peregrinos on Santa Clara

Rua dos Loureiros

Praza da Immaculada

Tapestry hanging from the Monastery of San Martino Pinario

The north gate to the Cathedral of Santiago on the Praza da Immaculada

Pilgrims queuing to pass through the Porta Santa which is only opened in Holy Year

The cathedral with the flag of the Jacobeo 2004

Statue of a pilgrim above the Porta Santa