The Camino Francés: From Borce to Puente la Reina

The Camino Francés: From Borce to Puente la Reina

The Road to Santiago de Compostela known as the Camino Francés is prescribed in the medieval text commonly referred to as the Pilgrim’s Guide. According to the text pilgrims who used the Toulouse Road from France entered Spain over the central Pyrenean pass of the...
Picture Gallery: Jaca San Pedro

Picture Gallery: Jaca San Pedro

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Jaca and the Kingdom of Aragon

Jaca and the Kingdom of Aragon

Having climbed over the summit of the mountain, there is the hospice of Santa Cristina, then Canfranc, then Jaca Pilgrim’s Guide   Video: The Pilgrimage Road  Somport Pass to Aragon An Artsymbol Production Music by Martin A Smith Duration 2:06   The town of...
The Romanesque Tympanum of the Chrismon of Jaca

The Romanesque Tympanum of the Chrismon of Jaca

Behold the Lion of Judah, the root of David hath prevailed to open the book and to loose the seven seals thereof Book of revelation 5,5   Video: West Porch Relief San Pedro de Jaca An Artsymbol Production Music by Martin A Smith Duration 2:54 The Romanesque...
San Martín de Tours de Frómista

San Martín de Tours de Frómista

The sixth proceeds from Burgos to Frómista The second chapter of the Pilgrim’s Guide designated as The Day’s Journey on the Apostle’s Road, describes thirteen sections for the journey to the shrine of Saint James, from the ascent  of the Roncevaux Pass to the final...