KELLY Gerald - Walking Guide to the Camino de Santiago. History Culture Architecture.

Année de parution: 2012
Langue: Anglais English en

(USA. CreateSpace. 2012) : "from St Jean Pied de Port to Santiago de Compostela and Finisterre".

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  • Octobre 2012
    16:49
    KELLY Gerald - Walking Guide to the Camino de Santiago. History Culture Architecture.
    par Bernard Delhomme

    A practical guide to walking the Camino de Santiago with information about pilgrim accommodation and services plus lots of background information about the history, culture and architecture of the places you will pass through.

    Fully updated in 2012 this is the most up-to-date and reliable English-language guide to accommodation and services on the Camino. It covers from St Jean Pied de Port to Santiago de Compostela and Finisterre.

    The guide includes :
    - The Route : distances between places with pilgrim accommodation and a description of difficult points along the route.
    - Accommodation : up-to-date and accurate information about pilgrim accommodation, the facilities provided and prices.
    - Services : up-to-date information about services (shops, restaurants, tourist information, Internet, etc.) plus informations about local festivals.
    - Sights : information about and the history and architecture of the sights you’ll see along the Camino.
    - Gastronomy : descriptions of the traditional dishes to watch out for in the different regions and recommendations on where to try them.
    - History : a brief history of the towns and villages along the Camino, describing significant events and people and any legends associated with the Camino.
    - Placenames : the meanings and origins of the names of villages and towns.