The Pilgrimage Road to Santiago
Publication Date: 2000-07-21
The road across northern Spain to Santiago de Compostela in the northwest was one of the three major Christian pilgrimage routes during the Middle Ages; tooday, the system of trails and roads that made up the old pilgrimage route is the most popular long-distance trail in Europe, passing through the Pyrenees to the fields and woods of Galicia. This book elucidates the beauty and uniqueness of the scenery, art, and architecture found along the way. Available at bookstores and online.