Galicia is both an "autonomous community" and a "historical nation" in northwestern . The capital is . Galicia is a coastal region well known for its mild climate and distinct geography, with many peninsulas and rías giving the region a long coastline and a strong relationship to the sea.

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is the capital city of , , and one of the most important places in Catholicism because it is reputed to be the place where St.

is the capital city of the Rias Baixas region and of the province of the same name, one of the four that make up , an autonomous community within Spain.

is in , northwestern . is a city in Galicia, in the north-west of Spain.

is an industrial city in , . was a 1960s boom town after Franco's government gave this city a free-trade zone in 1947 and a Development Pole in 1964.


is the most important city in , .

is a town 20 km south of in , .

is a coastal town in , in the heart of the Rías Baixas.

Tui is a town in in . Bus from to A Guarda.

is a village in . Bus from Pontevedra signed for .

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Arabic: منطقة غاليسيا, Armenian: Գալիսիա, Arpitan: Galice, Azerbaijani: Qalisiya, Basque: Galizia, Belarusian: Галісія, Bengali: গালিথিয়া, Bosnian: Galicija, Breton: Galiza, Bulgarian: Галисия, Catalan: Galícia, Chinese: 加利西亚, Cornish: Galisi, Corsican: Galizia, Croatian: Galicija, Czech: Galicie, Danish: Galicien, Dutch: Galicië, Egyptian Arabic: جاليسيا, Esperanto: Galegio, French: Galice, Galician: Galiza, Georgian: გალისია, German: Galicien, Greek: Γαλικία, Haitian: Galisiya, Hebrew: גליסיה
Hindi: गलिशिया, Icelandic: Galisía, Ido: Galisia, Indonesian: Galisia, Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Gallecia, Irish: An Ghailís, Irish: Comunidade Autónoma de Galicia, Italian: Galizia, Japanese: ガリシア, Japanese: ガリシア州, Kabardian: Галисиэ, Karachay-Balkar: Галисия, Kazakh: Галисия, Korean: 갈리시아 지방, Kurdish: Galîsya, Ladino: Galizia, Latin: Gallaecia, Latvian: Galisija, Ligurian: Galissia, Lithuanian: Galisija, Lombard: Galissia, Luxembourgish: Galicien, Macedonian: Галиција, Manx: Yn Ghaleesh, Marathi: गालिसिया, Norwegian Nynorsk: Galicia i Spania, Occitan (post 1500): Galícia
Ossetian: Галиси, Persian: گالیسیا, Piemontese: Galissia, Polish: Galicja, Portuguese: A Galiza, Portuguese: Galiza, Portuguese: Galícia, Quechua: Galisya, Russian: Галисия, Russian: Галиция, Scots: Galicie, Serbian: Галиција, Serbo-Croatian: Galicija, Sicilian: Galizzia, Slovak: Galícia, Slovenian: Galicija, Spanish: Comunidad Autónoma de Galicia, Spanish: Galicia, Swedish: Galicien, Tamil: கலீசியா, Thai: แคว้นกาลิเซีย, Turkish: Galiçya, Ukrainian: Галісія, Upper Sorbian: Galicija, Welsh: Galisia, Western Frisian: Galysje, Western Panjabi: گالیکیا
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