Thanks to all representatives of the Latvian Tourism Information Center and LIAA (Latvian Investment and Development Agency) who today, on Star Day and on the third birthday of the Latvian St. James Road Association, gathered for a common meeting and agreed on the creation of a paper map of the All-Latvian hiking route. There will…
We didn’t get scared of the snow, shook the spruce, embellished, and ate pancakes together. Camino Latvia Christmas tree this year is in the Vecumnieki. Add your ornament and go on the way (when the snow will melt!).
On November 27, 2021, with the support of Bauska district, the first large St. James road sign was made, which not only points the right direction for travelers, but also beautifies the city center at the crossroads. A road sign was also erected at the Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Skaistkalne with the…
Due to extensive and long-term road alteration and repair works in the city of Valka, the route of the initial stage of the Valka – Turna has been changed. Camino labels in Valka have already been placed along the new route. GPX of stage will follow.
25.07.2021 a symbolic sign was consecrated erected on the Latvian-Lithuanian border in Skaistkalne indicating – till the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Spain 4308 km.
The year 2021 is special for pilgrims of St. James Way because, with the opening of the Holy Door of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela on December 31, 2020 the celebration year of St. James was declared. Such a year is declared every time when St. James’ Day, July 25 falls on a Sunday….