August 16, 2010. Ju
st a year to go until Spain’s capital becomes the centre of the Catholic Church for a week. On August 16, 2011 World Youth Day in Madrid begins with more than one million young people from around the world expected to take part.
The various activities will include a Via Crucis through the streets of Madrid. The main ceremony will be when Benedict XVI meets youth at Cuatro Vientos airport.
The countdown to the start of WYD Madrid 2011 has begun.