The religious traditions of Murcia are not just found in the churches, chapels and
cathedrals but aldo within Murcian art, architecture and festivities.
Caravaca de la cruz is marked as the fifth holy city in the world. Along with Santiago
de compostela, santoToribio de la Liebana, Rome and Jerusalem. Pope john Paul II
bestowed on Caravaca de la Cruz the celebration of the jubilee year for 2003.