Viveiro and the Shrine to Our Lady of Lourdes

4:00 pm October 7, 2014.

The next stop on our driving tour of Spain’s northern coast was into Viveiro to see the church of Lourdes.

Tile sign for the Avenida de Lourdes in Viveiro, Spain As Our Lady of Lourdes was in charge of healing her shrine was festooned with wax body parts which I found very bizarre-looking.
Wax Body Parts on the Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes in Viveiro Wax Body Parts on the Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes in ViveiroAnother madonna was inside the church.
Vivieros, Spain: MadonnaThe bloody feet of the madonna.
Vivieros, Spain: Bloody Feet of the MadonnaMy own take-away virgin.Virgin of Lourdes at Viviero, SpainRooftop stone decorations.
Some stone rooftop doodads in Viveiro, SpainAn angel guards a black cat (or visa versa).
Vivieros, Spain: an angel and a black cat Cat’s eyes stare out from the Gato Pardo sign.
Cat's eyes stare out from the Gato Pardo sign in Viveiro, SpainBlue trumpet vine against a stone wall.
Vivieros, Spain: Blue Trumpet Vine Against a Stone Wall Our October 7 road trip: Ribadeo to the Playa de Catedrales to San Martiño de Mondoñedo to Foz to Viveiro, and then back again to Ribadeo.Map of our route from Ribadeo to Viveiro More on our October 2014 trip to Northern Spain.

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