|| At the
city limits of Santiago de Compestela for the second time. |
| 600 km
later I finally arrived at the final point. 0 km left to go.
This is right in front of the cathedral.
|| Me in
front of the cathedral with the Compestellum, the certificate for
competing the Camino. |
huge censers inside the Cathedral of Santiago. The gold colored one
is swung from one end of the cathedral to the other during the pilgrims
the pilgrims mass. |
is a tradition that when one has completed the Camino they will go behind
the alter and hug the statue of Santiago, then come here, place their hand
here and put their head on the base of this column. The last
picture on this page is the top of the column.
best picture I took of the Cathedral, it was early in the morning and
relativly empty. |
the years Santiago watches the pilgrims come and go from his high vantage
point at the entrance to the Cathedral.