We are less than a month of Easter and the site of Oia, Mougás already have hours left until you open the doors again to everyone. Been a long seasons since the last time we met. We take this entry to propose a plan: discover this Easter Mougás all memories stored in A Cabeciña, our historic district.
There is now a tendency to view the Middle Ages as a kind of dark epoch, placed between the light periods of the ancient classical period and the Renaissance modernity but the ingenuity and activity of these centuries in Galicia relativize this view, as seen in this Cistercian gem in Oia can enjoy: the monastery of Santa Maria the Elder in Oia.
If there is an artistic period that defines the character of Galicia, that is the Romanesque. This art form modulated the landscape of the community during the eleventh to thirteenth centuries and defined the way a space that had previously been kept in a wild state due to the decline in population that occurred in the centuries after the administrative decay dealt and military of the Visigothic monarchy and the subsequent occupation of Muslim armies arrived from north Africa.