Santiago de Compostela (Spain)
Santiago de Compostela is the capital of the autonomous community of Galicia in northwestern Spain. The historic downtown is dominated by the impressive cathedral. The city has its origin in the shrine of Saint James the Great, housed inside the cathedral, as destination of the Way of St. James, a leading Catholic pilgrimage route originated in the 9th century.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Finisterre (Spain) (60 km),
Braga (Portugal) (148 km),
Guimarães (Portugal) (161 km),
Porto (Portugal) (192 km),
Mosteiro da Batalha (359 km),
Santillana del Mar (Spain) (363 km),
Mosteiro de Alcobaça (373 km),
Valle de los Caídos (440 km),
Palácio Nacional de Mafra (444 km),
El Escorial Palace (444 km),
Bilbao (Spain) (454 km),
Palácio Nacional de Sintra (460 km),
Sintra Parks (461 km),
Palácio Nacional da Pena (461 km),
Palácio de Queluz (464 km),
Lisbon (Portugal) (466 km),
Palácio Nacional da Ajuda (468 km),
Mosteiro dos Jerónimos (469 km),
Estadio Bernabéu (485 km),
Museo Cerralbo (485 km) Take a birds-eye view of the current location:
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