Aragonese Camino

Aragonese Camino

Initially the most popular route into Spain for pilgrims to Compostela, it has been traditionally considered that the passage over the Somport Pass was later restricted to those using the so-called Via Tolosana, from Arles. However its more central position along the...
The Pilgrimage Roads: Of the Route of Saint James

The Pilgrimage Roads: Of the Route of Saint James

The pilgrimage roads to Santiago de Compostela numbered four. Like the four rivers of Paradise which flowed to the four cardinal points, the four roads to Compostela had a symbolic resonance. These earthly ways led westward towards the prospect of a return to...
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...