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Religious architecture

CONTIDO Religious architecture locations

Costa da Morte in spite of his secular isolation and to the hardness of his conditions of life, exist in her testimonies of human room from remote times.

Like this then , by his vicinity with Compostela of which, besides, went always gone in and natural exit of pilgrims that arrived or abandoned the Way by maritime road; the romance of the Costa da Morte will characterise by the influence of the distinct formulas and tendencies so much constructive like decorative that, thanks to the Route Jacobea, would converge in the urbe compostelana, from where, probably of the hand of workshops established around the works of his cathedral, would go being tested in religious constructions raised during the 12th and 13th centuries in the surroundings.

On the religious architecture of the geodestino of the Costa da Morte have chosen like main churches that are the ones of Saint Julián of Moraime in Camariñas, Santiago of Mens of Malpica , Santiago do Cereixo in Vimianzo, Sanctuary of To Boat in Muxía and the Church of Santa María give Areas in Fisterra.