The septuagenarian Pelican of London docks in Vigo and can be visited
International International Congress: The year of European cultural heritage and the Camino de Santiago
Crossing oceans since 1948, the Pelican of London crossed this time the Atlantic waters to go to the Port of Vigo, where it has docked this morning around 12 o'clock.
The ship will open its doors to the public on the 23rd and 24th, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. And continuing our custom of trying to make the nautical world accessible to all, we have managed to make it free of charge.
Presentation of the IX edition of Ruta O Cabaleiro das Cunchas
Lovers of the Camino de Santiago have a date this week, on days 23, 24 and 25 in the Faculty of Geography and History of Compostela, the city that culminates the path of thousands of pilgrims every day.
This is the second edition of the International Congress The year of European cultural heritage and the Camino de Santiago.
In the Sail Training Route you can also participate in stages
This morning, first the Maritime School of Bouzas and a little later Boiro, hosted the presentation of the IX edition of the O Maritime Route Cabaleiro das Cunchas, organized by the Friends of the Maritime Route Association of the Apostle Santiago to Galicia.
The event was led by Javier Grande, president of the association, who stressed the importance of this edition due to the fact that it is longer than the previous ones, including new ports on the Portuguese coast, such as Aveiro.
The Tenacious: The sailboat that promotes the integration of disabled people
We know that vacations do not always fit when we want, and missing an event like Ruta do Cabaleiro is anything but an option; so let's make it easier than ever.
We have decided to contribute to making those days of rest an unforgettable memory, an experience that we like to tell; and for that we have opened the inscriptions of the Sail Training Route in stages. Lack of time is no longer a problem.
Seville town hall supports the longest maritime pilgrimage ever organized
With Barbara Campbell as captain in command of the entire crew, the Tenacious has been the scene for 18 years, giving disabled people the opportunity to learn to sail and enjoy the sea in all its splendor.
And it is that the ship has everything necessary so that these can move with total normality, and what is still better, participate in the navigation and activities of the ship.
The Shtandart: another maritime jewel in the Port of Vigo
Always committed to supporting all projects in favor of cultural exchange, mutual enrichment and the revitalization of the city; the town hall of Seville also undertakes to participate and collaborate on the Traslatio 21 Route.
The Xunta and Turismo de Galicia will collaborate in our most ambitious project, the Ruta Traslatio 21
For the fourth time in the last two years, the frigate Shtandart, replica of the first ship of the Baltic fleet, will visit the city of Vigo during the weekend of April 20 to 23.
The school ship, which is currently engaged in sailing around Europe instructing crewmembers of all ages, will arrive at the Port of Vigo on the 20th at six in the afternoon.
The Foundation continues adding support: The town hall of València
Convinced of the high socio-cultural value of the Traslatio Route, The Xunta and Tourism of Galicia, are committed through its letter of support, to collaborate in the development of the project; which will be a huge link between the European nations.
More than 5000 people and a new tradition for the Port of Vigo
Sandra Gómez López, First Deputy Mayor of the Valencian Mediterranean city, showed through a letter of support her willingness to collaborate with the Foundation in our project of the Traslatio 21 Route.
The Vatican formally supports the Traslatio Foundation project
Tras convertirse en el plan escogido por más de 5000 personas durante este fin de semana, el Kruzenshtern se despedía ayer a las seis de la tarde del puerto vigués.
La visita del velero ruso supuso además un momento a recordar para el Puerto de Vigo, que durante la entrega de metopas entregó también al Capitán una camiseta del Celta, iniciando una tradición que se continuará en futuras entregas de metopas.
The third largest school ship in the world in the port of Vigo
In order to know the answer of the Vatican on the project “Route Traslatio 2021”, this morning took place the meeting between Bishop D. Luis Quinteiro, Celso González and Mario Cardama -director and president of the Foundation-.
The nine-day route “Cabaleiro das Cunchas” already has a poster
Almost seven years after its last visit, on 16th March, the third largest school ship in the world, the great Kruzenshtern, will return to Vigo harbor, thanks to the work of the Traslatio Foundation, one of whose objectives is making Vigo a must-attend stopover for large sailboats, given its excellent geographical location, the safety of the estuary, and the good location of the port in the center of the city, which makes it easier for all those who wish to admire and visit a part of the history of navigation.
The Traslatio Foundation signs a collaboration agreement with the Compostela Group of Universities for the promotion of the Route
After a lot of work, meetings and preparations, the Traslatio Foundation publishes the posters of the two routes Cabaleiro das Cunchas: the Traditional Route and the Sail Training Route.
The Foundation will meet the Chief Admiral of the Navy Staff and Sail Training Association Spain
The presidents of the Compostela Group of Universities, Pr. Dr. Marek Kreglewski, and of the Traslatio Foundation, Mr. Mario Cardama, signed last Thursday 18th the protocol that unites both entities.
Last November was a month of intense relational activity for the Foundation.