Cheers! 5 Must-Try Wine Bars in Santiago de Compostela

Gourmet food gifts from Santiago can be tricky to find, but not if you take home a bottle of top quality Galician wine!

Home to five of Spain’s most prolific wine regions, Galicia will keep you sniffing, swishing and sipping throughout your visit. These must-try wine bars in Santiago will facilitate your sampling! Some of the finest seafood, cheeses and wine in the world are exported from Galicia, but the locals love to boast that they keep the […]

Fresh from the Oven: Our Favorite Pastry Shops in Santiago!

Breakfast should always be from a great local bakery in our opinion! These pastry shops in Santiago offer fantastic artisan croissants that are crying out to be eaten!

It seems like there’s a pastry shop around every corner in Galicia, but that shouldn’t be cause for concern! If you feel overwhelmed about where to go or what to order, fear not! Because here’s our list of our favorite pastry shops in Santiago! Pastelería Mercedes Mora This is one of our favorite pastry shops in […]

Rest Easy, Here are the Best Boutique Hotels in Santiago!

If you're looking for a boutique hotel in Santiago with great food as well as great rooms, this hotel is for you!

Are you planning your holiday in Santiago but not sure where to stay? This city has some really unique boutique hotels that are perfect for the more discerning traveler! Read on for our list of the best boutique hotels in Santiago. Hotel Gastronomico San Miguel Well-located just a stone’s throw away from the famous cathedral […]

Vegan and Vegetarian Food in Santiago

Veggie burger with a small salad and a side of chips. Finding vegetarian meals abroad can be tough, but we've got you covered! Any of Devour Galicia's Food Tours can be made to accommodate a vegetarian diet. Just let us know when you book, and we'll take you to the best places to try traditional vegetarian dishes at our favorite spots in Santiago!

Traveling in a ham-heavy country like Spain can be difficult for those who are vegan and vegetarian. Difficult, but not impossible! You don’t have to miss out on Galicia’s glorious gastronomy just because you don’t eat meat or other animal products. Santiago de Compostela’s dynamic restaurant scene has you covered. These are some of the best places for vegan […]

Where To Eat In Santiago: This City Has Something For Everyone!

Cockles cooked to perfection. This simple Galician recipe is a hit at tapas bars in Santiago.

Galicia’s capital is a foodie haven—but with so many options it’s difficult to know where to eat in Santiago! From a quick tasty bite to a more elaborate three-course meal, we have the best gastronomic suggestions for your stay in the city! For Something A Bit Different Dim-lighting and an open kitchen greet customers in […]

Holiday Memories: Typical Souvenirs From Santiago

Scallops were used by pilgrims throughout the centuries as a symbol of the Camino de Santiago or Way of Saint James. But you don't have to be a pilgrim to take one home with you! It's a fantastic typical souvenir from Santiago!

We all like to take home something special to remind us of that amazing holiday! What should you take home from the Galician capital? We think these typical souvenirs from Santiago fit the bill! 1. Pilgrim Protection! Everywhere you go in the historic quarter of the city, you will undoubtedly find beautiful black stones winking […]

Tapas Bars in Santiago: 11 Places You Don’t Want To Miss

Boiled octopus, topped with paprika: One of the tastiest vegetarian tapas in Santiago!

They say Santiago is full of magic and part of that magic manifests itself through the local gastronomy. You cannot fully appreciate all this region has to offer until you spend time enjoying the city’s thriving tapas scene. There are so many great places to enjoy Galician food here, and these are some of our favorite tapas […]

The Best Churros and Chocolate in Santiago

Churros sprinkled with sugar and rich hot chocolate, a traditional Spanish combination we sample on our Santiago tours!

Throughout Spain, churros with hot dark chocolate are a favorite, traditional sweet to enjoy for breakfast or a late afternoon snack. However, few places in Spain provide a better ambiance for this warm, comforting treat than Santiago. Santiago’s characteristically drizzly weather undoubtedly has its charm, but if the sun fails to come out for a couple days […]