Hospederia Via de La Plata
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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We slept very well. I fell asleep listening to owls hooting somewhere in the mountains and woke up with the song of mockingbirds echoing through the valley. How lovely. After a good breakfast, we went for a short walk/hike around. It was still not too hot inside the woods - lush canopy was sifting sunlight and casting blue-green hue onto us. Air was clean and a bit moist from the night. Lots of chestnut trees are there and ...
Today I hit the road again, to walk to my next destination, Rabanal. Although I'm happy to start walking again, I certainly would also be happy to stay and explore Astorga further too, there are all sorts of interesting things to see in the surrounding area, within a short driving distance, and I make a mental note, it would be a beautiful place to come back to. I started the day by posting a photo of myself on Facebook, with a description of what I'm wearing today, as ...
... the bonds of love.
We spent the night in the Albergue Villares, run by a wonderful woman who provided us with a great community meal in the evening. The hostel was a renovated house at the entrance to the village with lovely and very modern facilities.
We departed our lodgings early the following morning making our way to Astorga.
... eight weeks from Le Puy. When I tell them that today is my birthday, they ask me to stay so that they can sing songs to me. A special spontaneous moment which I will always remember. The scenery is great with big hills and you can imagine this journey being taken a thousand years ago, particularly as you look down over the churches in the valley below, including tonight's stopover at ...
... we were able to get a special sello in support of the local hospital and children with cancer. Their mascot was Yuly, a small eagle. Paul and I both put on the leather glove and held her. For those of you who know me, you know this must have been a Camino miracle! I've had a terrible fear of birds since seeing the Hitchcock movie when I was 7. Yuly was actually very sweet, once you get past that sharp beak and intimidating talons! We arrived ...