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Things to do in Lourdes

Lourdes sanctuary in FranceLourdes is a small spiritual city. Crossed by the Gave de Pau River, it is located in the south-west of France. The city is famous with its observations of the Virgin Mary. The city is surrounded by a sacred atmosphere. Millions of pilgrims visit the city all year round. The city has a quiet life. The people of the city are very honest and spiritual.

Lourdes is a beautiful city where you can spend your holidays perfectly. It is a place where you can enjoy a relaxing and peaceful stay. Getting to a beautiful paradise now has become a game for a couple of hours. High-speed Eurostar trains also have a link to this location. You can take the train from the international station of St Pancras, London to Paris, after Paris, changing your train to Lourdes can more

Alhambra of Granada (Spain)

Alhambra of Granada In this opportunity, we will visit Granada, in the autonomous region of Andalusia in Spain, to cover one of his principal attractions: The Alhambra.

The Alhambra of Granada, is a medieval walled city, comprising a Palace, a Fortress and countless buildings and monuments.

His name owes to the attractive reddish color, which it characterizes to all his front. Located in the hill The Sabika, and surrounded by an exuberant forest, with plantations of bananas, chestnuts, elm trees and poplars, this important building, it is declared in the year 1.984 by the Unesco, like Cultural ....leer más more

The city of Segovia (Spain)

Segovia Spain Segovia belongs to the Autonomous Community of Castilla y León. It is located at an altitude of 1,008 meters above sea level and at a distance of Madrid of 88 kilometers and 111 from Valladolid.

It has a population of more than 50,000 inhabitants. Its climate in the middle of winter is very cold with temperatures up to 15o below zero and close to 40o in the summer season.

The old part of the city with its Aqueduct, was declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco in 1985, being undoubtedly the most important legacy of Roman architecture in the Iberian Peninsula. It was created with the purpose of bringing water from the Acebeda River to the upper part of the city, without touching the Vado de los Clamores and ending in the Plaza de Azoguejo. When the Romans...leer más more

Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

Santiago's road What one must understand about Santiago de Compostela. To set out on the way to Santiago de Compostella/ Saint-Jacques de Compostelle is a spiritual adventure - for on the Camino we could draw on the imprinted energy of the countless pilgrims that have actually passed by doing this before us over numerous centuries. For the Method of St James has existed for greater than a thousand years, and in 1993 the Camino de Santiago was proclaimed a world heritage website.

The Method of St James is composed of several pilgrim paths which go across Europe, to merge in the Pyrenées prior to traversing Spain. Our forefathers made their visit to Santiago making use of the sunlight, moon and also celebrities for navigation - certainly the Method is in some cases also...leer más more