A Walk Through the Mythical History of the Camino de Santiago While the Camino de Santiago has been a pilgrimage route for over a thousand years, its popularity seems to have surged in the 21st century. There are countless different reasons – which I outline here – why you might want to take on the challenge, from experiencing the lush greenery of Galicia’s mountainous hillsides to the rewards of self-exploration. Along the trails of those spiritual inner journeys are many fascinating myths that tie…