AC Hotel Ponferrada by Marriott
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Today we slept in.. like hard! We threw our packs on raced out the door and ran smack into a cafe across from the castle. It is Saturday and no different then anyone else at home... we over slept and therefore played tourist. Two coffees.. two sisters. . Perfect! We entered the castle with our packs as we know feel worthy of being able to ...
... news bulletins advising women not to walk alone were issued but hey I don't know Spanish. Yes I was aware and I felt scared, a few of us had discussed this and felt we should not be stopped from doing what had been a safe way for hundreds of years. I must admit the remaining 20 Klms to Rabanal through this section late afternoon with no one around had me walking much quicker than usual and on high alert but when I arrived at the albergue in Rabanal to see Margot ...
... riding, all our senses are actively engaged in all that is around us. When we're pushing, however, it tends to be eyes down, with all attention directed to getting one foot in front of the other, and moving the bike up the damn hill. As a result, pushing gives more time for thinking, compared to the more full sensory experience that riding encourages.
My hill-induced thought today was that pushing is our penance for perhaps enjoying the downhills a bit too much. :-)
... the difference between him being able to do it or not, then I don't have a problem with it. The other group of travelers who attract criticism are the cyclists and one for later discussion but I find myself not as sympathetic to their cause.
A further 2kms along sees me reach the "Cruz de Ferro"( Iron Cross) and has become one of the abiding symbols of The Way of St James. Pilgrims pause here to reconnect with the purpose of their journey before adding ...
... such a Shame as the scenery was magnificent but impossible to photogrAph as hands dropping off . Now frog I may be, but fish I am not! Landed at mandjarin another hole with A population of one, honestly running a Albergue with no electric or running water, I think not. At this stage we are dripping, the path like a swimming pool, not ...