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We had a fabulous last day to finish our Camino. Set out at 9 on our bus to Camarinas, which is famous for it's lace making. Gorgeous scenery on the way. Very hilly and green. Pass through lots of small villages. We had coffee at a harbour side cafe then drove to Cabo Vilano ( Coast of death because of the huge number of wrecks). Spectacular cliffs, the lighthouse and museum. We were lucky with the day, sunny and clear. We then drove to Muxia, however the Sanctuary of La Virgen ...
Yesterday was a long last day, bookmarked by the sun on the horizon...Remembering that when we left for Spain, the forecast was for rain each day, we have truly been blessed on this trip. Leaving early, we were gifted with a beautiful sunrise while walking along a peak. Walking along we were invited into a field of spider webs (thousands) glistening in the morning mist Walking the camino is a gift of living in the present, meeting pilgrims from ...
... broke it in half and served it to me in a small china bowl! Next thing we knew he brought out four small bowls of seafood paella for us! We were very spoilt! We left there at around 11:15am to continue through Sardineiro and Prala de Langosteira. We stopped at Restaurante Calcoba where I imbibed in a G&T and the others had beers. No problem at all...It was 12noon exactly! I saw Elena there so it was great to have the opportunity to bid her farewell. ...
Started off with breakfast before heading to the bus depot. 13€ each for the bus. It was a huge bus- double decker. The trip took 2.5 hours on a winding road at high speed. To say the least, we had some motion sickness. The view of the Atlantic Ocean is wonderful. Finisterra history The Celts believed that the surrounding ocean was the Sea of Tenesbrosum, home to monsters ...
... she was. Once she knew I was a priest ( oh dear!) she showed me to the room filled with albs of all sizes, chose one for me, led me back to the main sacristy chose a red stole and chasuble, made sure all was in place, She then showed me the English Eucharistic prayer and pointed to the two prayers I would say in English- the prayer for the Pope and local Bishop and the prayer for the deceased. She also made sure the elderly Celebrant was duly briefed.
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