The Cathedral in Santiago de Compostela

…this morning (Sept. 7th 2018). I love taking photos of the cathedral in the mornings since the sun sits just behind her left shoulder. With hones now being able to deal with the direct sun photos, it gives it a special light. This photo was taken this morning while strolling Lukas around town.  

The Botafumeiro

The cathedral in Santiago say on their website the following about the Botafumeiro: The Botafumeiro (“censer” in Galician) is one of the most famous and popular symbols of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. It is a large thurible that hangs by means of a system of pulleys from the main dome of the Cathedral…