Way of St. James
|Route of Santiago de Compostela *|
|Criteria||ii, iv, vi|
|Region **||Europe and North America|
|Inscription||1993 (17th Session)|
The Way of St. James or St. James' Way (Spanish: El Camino de Santiago, French: Chemin de St-Jacques, German: Jakobsweg, Basque: Done Jakue bidea) is the pilgrimage route to the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in northwestern Spain. Tradition says that the remains of the apostle Saint James are buried there.
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- "Looking For Infinity: El Camino" (2017) follows the ancient pilgrimage path of St James's Way. Described by the Blue Mountains Australia Supporters of the Camino as “A beautiful, sincere and gentle work for those who want to savour life and slow down to see it, Working on many different levels, the film provides insight into what attracts many people to undertake a Camino and what the words “freedom” and “simplicity” mean to them when coupled with “giving” to others and always receiving more than you gave." 
- Camino de Santiago Community dedicated to help pilgrims plan their trip
- Comeon.ws, detailed and accurate information about The Caminos and Albergues (GPS tracks, POIs, maps)
- Virtual Visit Cathedral Santiago de Compostela
- Camino de Santiago Backpacking Journals Follow hikers as they walk the Way of Saint James
- The Art of medieval Spain, A.D. 500-1200, an exhibition catalog from The Metropolitan Museum of Art Libraries (fully available online as PDF), which contains material on Way of St. James (p. 175-183)
- Free Guide for Hikers on the Way of St. James
- Walk the Camino de Santiago de Compostela First hand pilgrim advice for various European St. James pilgrimage walking routes
- App Mi Camino for Android SmartPhones
- Free Android app and maps for navigation to Camino de Santiago for Android SmartPhones
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- "Mount Vicks Screening". http://mountvicflicks.com.au/sessions/australian-friends-of-the-camino-screening-of-looking-for-infinity-el-camino/.
- "YouTube Trailer". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJT7NyQfBV4.
- "Looking For Infinity: El Camino Official Film Website". http://www.lookingforinfinityelcamino.com.