Corpus Christi – Lots of Celebrations In Galicia

Flower Carpets Amaze & Delight

Many special ways to celebrate the festival of Corpus Christi some dating back to 1246, 13 17 and the 14th century in Spain. One that is incredibly beautiful, full of creativity and dedication by those who do the work of the impressive designs along with those who come to admire and worship. Something that you are sure to enjoy and delight in if you are enjoying your camino during this special time of year.

“Although the custom is very old of covering the route which the Corpus must take with aromatic herbs, the so-called flower carpets, which are often great works of art and beauty, appeared at a later date, and are now especially popular in Catalonia, Galicia and the Canary Islands. ” – http://www.gospain.org

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