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For thousands of years people from all over the world have come as pilgrims to Compostela.Getting to know Spain
Arrived at Compostela, the Governor entertained us graciously and gave us of his clothing for our use.
After the viceroy had completed all his arrangements, he set off for Compostela, accompanied by many noble and rich men.
The three tall towers of Santiago de Compostela salute the traveller from afar off across the wild moors that flank the Lugo road.Northern Spain
Edgar T. A. Wigram
Santiago de Compostela in Spain furnishes a considerable supply of haematite burnishers.