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 […]

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth: Five Typical Desserts From Galicia

Why not try some Tarta de Santiago on your trip to the region! Try it in one of our favorite pastry shops in Santiago!

Do you love to indulge when you go on holiday? For many, it’s the perfect opportunity to satisfy your sweet tooth! Because there are so many delicious typical desserts from Galicia, we whittled it down to our favorite five! 1. Santiago’s Iconic Tarta de Santiago You can’t walk through the historic center of Santiago without […]

Sweet Dreams! Our Top Five Places to Stay in Santiago

We have the perfect hotel for you! Have a look at our list of the best places to stay in Santiago.

Santiago is a city bursting with fiestas, traditions and great gastronomy, so you’ll definitely want to spend some time in the exciting Galician capital! Read on for our pick of the best places to stay in Santiago! 1.  Best Place For An Authentic Experience Do you want a once-in-a-lifetime experience in Santiago? Then stay in a 16th-century […]

Shop Like A Local: An Inside Guide to Santiago’s Best Market

At the best market in Santiago, you can find lots of fresh produce like this.

A stroll through the best market in Santiago, the Mercado de Abastos, is essential to understanding Galicia’s fishing and agriculture-based culture and is a great way to scope out the local delicacies. Located on the eastern edge of Santiago’s Old Town, the Mercado de Abastos (Rúa das Ameas) boasts eight different indoor halls filled from end […]