Eurostars San Lazaro
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Padron is famous for it's celebrated writers. It also thought to be the legendary starting point of James ministry in Spain & also the return of his mortal remains from jeruselem. Our day was started early again with a meager breakfast & a roll with ham & cheese stuffed into our backpacks. We arrived in Santiago around 3pm & headed straight for the Pilgrims ...
So this was the day...the day I would arrive in Santiago after 33 days of walking across northern Spain. So if this was it, then what is 'it'? Feeling slightly apprehensive about this part of my journey coming to an end, I set off this morning contemplating why I had embarked on this journey, and all I could come up with, which is the original reason...I'm doing it for the experience. Feeling good I continued through the quiet country side and streets of villages. I ...
... until near the end and then it disappears until you head down the hill, through the tunnel and there she is in all her glory with the damned scaffolding! But I understand it!
But today I got to see the big eared jack rabbits and got the smell of home via the eucalypts most of the way through. As you get nearer to town you are greeted by buskers, but they are playing instruments of medieval times, bagpipes, lots of Celtic music. Just adds ...
... this last week also spoilt us with some lovely modern Albergues though did also introduce us on one night to a whole new interpretation of 'central heating' (ie one small heater in the centre of a 25 bed room!) Albergues are the 'hotels' for pilgrims which range in their facilities anywhere from some 35 beds crammed into a very small renovated church with minimal areas for ablutions or socialising and where one provides their own sleeping bags and hopes not to find any of ...
... a bunk mate here, once people finish the walk, they seem to leave quite quickly. When Cathy arrives here hopefully on Saturday, we will have a few days here before heading back to the land of English speaking folk! I must say, that will be so nice!! Trying to arrange things with the haphazard way of organization here, combined with the language issue has been ... Interesting! Well, I miss my buddy, so there is not ...