Surely some rainy afternoon or some tedious Sunday you have occupied them playing card games or board games such as Parcheesi, chess, checkers or goose. The latter, the Game of the Goose, has a mysterious origin and, moreover, is related to the Camino de Santiago. In fact, by rolling the dice and moving from square to square you are making a pilgrimage to Compostela in a round trip, through a symbolic map whose meaning we are going to start with in this article.

A medieval version of the Goose Game