Gran Hotel Santiago
Travel Blogs from Santiago de Compostela
-Late start at Cathedral of St James in Lugos at 12pm. Able to walk behind requary and up to see ceremony being performed. Incredible.
-Museo Catedral: artefacts, some restored, obvious new and old cut. Graves take up 2/3 of the foot-path space around inner court area. Huge tapestries telling stories with thousands and throusands of …
We zijn er. We hebben onze compostelas gekregen. Daar moesten we wel bijna 3000km voor fietsen.
Het grotere nieuws is dat toen ik buiten bij het touristenbureau stond te wachten Wendy aan kwam lopen. Ze heeft ons mooi verrast.
... which was causing us grief!! The sail wouldn't fully drop to change it. Thank you Kieran:) Craig wanted me to go up, or stand on his shoulders!! Yeh right o!! Also had the winch to bits to see which bits needed. Decided to manage as is. So boat prepared and ready. ... Early set off towards ...
Had a great windN/W f5/7 and made good time no engine. Had the privilege of dolphins everyday at least four times a day. Was non stop to north Spain. All good but the last 60 miles was rough, wet and uncomfortable. But we made it in at 5 am extremely tired and when we'd put the boat to bed we fell into a dead sleep. A hot day and thankful for the ice maker. :) Next stop is Bayonne a lovely spot, 80 miles on round coast, turquoise water and swim time before going onto Canaries, can't ...
... By day 6 I could barely move my legs, nor could I really sit, because my bum was so sore from 6 hours on the saddle every day. But how do I explain that feeling of cycling into Santiago and finally arriving at the Impressive cathedral? Pilgrims were lying all over the square, just taking in the moment and I understood why - an overwhelming feeling of accomplishment. Sore muscles: yes Near mental breakdown: yes Family bonding: yes Worth it: yes ...
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