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Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Santiago de Compostela, located in Finisterre in northwestern Spain, was named a UNESCO World Heritage City in 1985. It is the cultural city par excellence in Galicia, as demonstrated by the fact that it was declared a “European City of Culture” in 2000. The cultural offer is broad and diverse due to the wide variety of buildings and spaces located within the city to house different kinds of shows and events: the Auditorium of Galicia, theaters, the Congress and Exhibition Centre, and the Multiusos do Sar sports hall, in addition to private halls and galleries devoted mainly to artistic innovation and new Galician artists. One of the most important sites in Christendom, the city was named a Holy City by Pope Alexander III (alongside Rome ...

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