"Santa Marta de Ortigueira - Galicia at its best" Santa Marta de Ortigueira by nomad7890

Santa Marta de Ortigueira Travel Guide: 7 reviews and 18 photos

Enter a world away from stress and chaos

Soon after arriving you will discover a new freedom, the ability to let go of yourself and just wonder.

Details at every turn

Come and try to get lost and you may find yourself

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:The ocean (ria), the sky, the mountains, and peace
  • Cons:Need to make something up to keep crowds away
  • In a nutshell:A small piece of paradise in Galicia
  • Last visit to Santa Marta de Ortigueira: Aug 2006
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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Reviews (7)

Comments (13)

  • kenHuocj's Profile Photo
    Nov 23, 2009 at 7:08 AM

    i only managed to see the Atlantic from Fisterre and Muxia, without the Autumn rain and winds too ;-)))

  • canuck68's Profile Photo
    Jun 24, 2009 at 7:58 PM

    This looks like a beautiful, peaceful place to visit. The pictures are lovely. You have been to a great many places.

  • Jim_Eliason's Profile Photo
    Aug 18, 2008 at 7:25 PM

    Nice tips!

  • Tourtech's Profile Photo
    Jul 2, 2008 at 8:39 AM

    Hey there! Dropped by to see your tips about Santa Marta... They are great. Safe travels from traveling Canadians!

  • Nemorino's Profile Photo
    Feb 6, 2008 at 1:33 PM

    This looks like a beautiful place to visit. I like the windmill and the port! -- I see you have signed up for EuroMeet 2008 in Karlsruhe, so I look forward to meeting you there.

  • DanielF's Profile Photo
    Jan 31, 2008 at 8:54 AM

    Great descriptions of Ortigueira. The Rias Altas is a great undiscovered area. I hope you had time to go to nearby Santo Andres de Teixido.

  • TheTravelSlut's Profile Photo
    Jan 21, 2008 at 7:03 AM

    I somehow missed this area on my previous trips to Spain. Perhaps I can get there this summer. Great photos also. Thanks. Ann, The Travel Slut

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Jan 9, 2008 at 10:32 AM

    What a lovely and peaceful little town :-)) When I was in Galicia ages ago, I never made it to the north - but should have. The windmill looks so nice :-)

  • aussirose's Profile Photo
    Dec 25, 2007 at 8:21 PM

    Mmmm, lovely pix Nomad...especially the little street! I'm looking so forward to visiting Europe and all those lovely little cobblestone back streets and lovely buildings :o) Cheers, Ann.

  • JessH's Profile Photo
    Sep 26, 2007 at 11:56 PM

    Looks like you really had a lovely visit here. Nice photos and good info; thanks for sharing! Jess :-)


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