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A satellite view of Galicia
Bronze Age gold helmet from Leiro, Rianxo
Palloza houses in eastern Galicia, an evolved form of the Iron Age local roundhouses
Castro de Baroña, an Iron Age fortified settlement
A local Iron Age head warrior from Rubiás, Bande. Now in Museo Provincial de Ourense.
Miro, king of Galicia, and Martin of Braga, from an 1145 manuscript of Martin's Formula Vitae Honestae, now in the Austrian National Library. The original work was dedicated to King Miro with the header "To King Miro, the most glorious and calm, the pious, famous for his Catholic faith"
Partial view of the Romanesque interior of the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela
An illustration of the Cantigas de Santa Maria (13th century)
Gothic painting at Vilar de Donas' church, Palas de Rei
Tomb of the knight Sueiro Gómez de Soutomaior
Map of the Kingdom of Galicia, 1603
Maria Pita, heroine of the defense of A Coruña during the English siege of 1589
Battle of Vigo Bay, 23 October 1702
Battle of Corunna on 16 January 1809
Re-enactment of the Battle of Corunna
Pro–devolved-government poster, 1936
Memorial to the mayor and other republicans, including a syndicalist and a journal director, executed in Verín, 17 June 1937
Estreleira, Galician nationalist flag
As Catedrais beach in Ribadeo
Cliffs of Vixía Herbeira near Cape Ortegal, the highest (613 m) in continental Europe
Meadows in Pambre, Palas de Rei
The ria of Ferrol is an important naval base of Spain
'Tres Bispos' peak, Cervantes, Lugo
Riparian forest on the banks of the Eume
The River Sil and its canyon
Galician Blond cows
Iberian wolf, Galicia
Pacios, Courel, Lugo
Rías Baixas, Pontevedra
Pazo de Raxoi, in Santiago de Compostela, seat of the presidency of the local devolved government
Parliament of Galicia
Municipalities and parishes of Galicia
Zara (Inditex) in Dundee, Scotland
Electric cars are made in the Citroën French factory in Vigo.
An Aer Lingus plane in the Santiago de Compostela Airport.
A cruise ship in the seaport of A Coruña.
Population density
One of the oldest legal documents written in Galician, the Foro do bo burgo do Castro Caldelas
Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, seat of the Archbishop of Santiago of Compostela, and third most important centre of pilgrimage in Christianity.
Romanesque façade in the Cathedral of Ourense (1160); founded in the 6th century, its construction is attributed to King Chararic.
The castle of Pambre, Palas de Rei, which resisted the Irmandiños troops
Polbo á feira
Galician wines
Galician pipers
Galician representation at the Lorient Interceltic Festival
Rosalía de Castro.
Entroido: Peliqueiros in Laza, allegedly dressed as 16th-century Castilian tax collectors
A reenactor dressed as a Roman soldier. Festa do esquecemento, Xinzo de Limia
Coat of arms of the Kingdom of Galicia (L'armorial Le Blancq, c. 1560 AD).
A Coruña
A Coruña
Santiago de Compostela
Anta (dolmen) at Axeitos, Ribeira. Hundreds of megaliths are still preserved in Galicia
Fisterra or Cape Finisterre, meaning 'Land's End', one of the westernmost points in continental Europe
Tower of Hercules, a Roman lighthouse and a World Heritage monument, A Coruña
Gates of the Iron Age oppidum of San Cibrao de Las, one of the largest castros of Galicia
Gaiteiros, or bagpipe players. Gaita ('bagpipe') is the most representative Galician musical instrument
Queimada, a traditional drink obtained after partially burning local augardente (grappa)
A hórreo or cabaceiro or canastro, a traditional and ubiquitous granary
A cruceiro, or wayside cross, and San Xurxo church in A Coruña
Millenarian rock carvings, Laxe dos carballos at Campo Lameiro, in this detail depicts a deer hit by several spears
Leña square, Pontevedra
Castle and Monastery of San Vicente do Pino, Monforte de Lemos
Roman Walls of Lugo, a World Heritage monument
A traditional dorna, a fisherman boat common in the Ria de Arousa
The rocky coast of Cabo Silleiro, Baiona

Administrative division used by several countries.

- Parish (administrative division)

Galicia is also traditionally subdivided in some 3,700 civil parishes, each one comprising one or more vilas (towns), aldeas (villages), lugares (hamlets) or barrios (neighbourhoods).

- Galicia (Spain)
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