- peregrinación (f) to go on a pilgrimage ir* de peregrinación I made a pilgrimage to my parents' old house fui en peregrinación a la antigua casa de mis padresMore example sentences
- The Hajj is a real pilgrimage - a journey, with rites and rituals to be done along the way.
- Like all religious pilgrimages, the Goddess pilgrimage is made for the purpose of devotion, but it is also at some level a feminist liberatory project and protest.
- This year the pilgrims were able to walk the pilgrimage.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.