Santiago de Compostela in the final stretch of the Year of Mercy
September is approaching and Compostela Net Hotels invites you to celebrate The Year of Mercy in the city of the Apostle. The Holy Door will remain open until next November and the pilgrimage and celebration remain protagonists in Santiago de Compostela. Come visit the capital of Galicia and enjoy the Jubilee of Mercy in our facilities where you can live comfortably this great festival of religious and cultural character a few kilometers from the cathedral.
Only two months left before the end of the Jubilee of mercy granted by Pope Francisco, held during the Extraordinary Holy Year with the main purpose of strengthening the confession and gain a plenary indulgence to cross the Holy Door. The rite of opening the Holy Door is intended to illustrate symbolically the opportunity offered by the Church to the faithful giving them an "extraordinary way" to salvation during the time of the Jubilee. Santiago celebrates a year this event by organizing various events, which stained the city of light and color.
On August 20, Julieta Venegas was responsible for opening the musical programming, vibrating facilities Conference Centre, where he presented his seventh album "Something happens", focused on the recovery of popular music. "Latitudes" is the name of this concert series launched by Turismo de Galicia, which will take place over the next two months, filling the capital of Galicia by renowned artists.
It will be on September 10 when the artist coruñés Xoel López land at the Palacio de Congresos with his "Paramales" tour, which names her second solo album. The evening will begin hand Anne Etchegoyen, French artist author of the album "Compostelle". November put the icing on the cake with a performance by pianist Michael Nyman, composer famous Londoner, who will return to Santiago on day 4 after his spectacular concert in 2004. But will the rocker Leiva who will end this cycle of concerts, presenting their third album, "Monster", which will be released next August 26.
Finally, on November 20 will proceed to the closing of the Holy Door, a unique event that will end the Jubilee of Mercy.
You are still in time ... come and visit us!