There are a few places like this where pilgrim will experience deterioration and abandonment, something which has occurred to certain mountain enclaves, some of them however, have treasured a great echo of the pilgrimage routes from the middle Ages.
Located 1430 meters above sea level, this centre began to experience a loss in population in the 60s and only experienced a resurgence following the recent success of the pilgrimage route.
If you are traveling on the Camino de Santiago or are planning to do so soon, you should know that the distance separating Foncebadón from Santiago de Compostela is 234 kilometers.
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