Xosé Manuel Santos-Solla

University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain Professor in Geography at the University of Santiago de Compostela @

Xosé Manuel Santos-Solla is a full professor in Geography, at the University of Santiago de Compostela, in the Department of Geography. He is specialised in world heritage cities. He has also carried out work on the recent changes in rural areas and other Human Geographic aspects. He also dedicates his time to developing tourist analysis referring to historic cities, cultural itineraries and pilgrimage routes. He has been the Director of the Centre for Tourism Studies and Research (CETUR). at the University of Santiago de Compostela (1996-2014).

His professional career abroad has seen him be the guest lecturer in universities in Ireland (University College Cork), Norway (University of Trondheim), UK (University of Edinburgh), and Canada (Memorial University of Newfoundland).