Friday, May 9, 2008

More Photos from Santiago de Compostela, Spain (May 3-5, 2008)

The cathedral tower is the highest point in Santiago de Compostela and serves as a beacon for pilgrims
A busy plaza near the cathedral
Pilgrims and tourists enjoy a relaxing stop at a cafe
Santiago is known for its seafood (barnacles in particular...yes, you can eat them, who knew?!), local cheeses, and tasty almond-based cakes and cookies
The Praza das Praterias and the southern facade of the cathedral
A ferris wheel lights up the sky during Santiago's Festas de Ascension

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