- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
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The drive to Leon was a good opportunity to prepare for our Camino. As we depart Madrid the landscape becomes dry with curved dusty tracks riddling the terrain. In fact it is not unlike an Australian scene and but for the monastic outcrops which randomly appear, we could be in the Monaro.
Soon after leaving Madrid City a huge granite …
... his cold and sore throat. Time for a beer and a shower, a short rest and then dinner. Wow... A beautiful soul to start, the veal parmigiana with a salad and cheese & walnuts to die for them creme caramel for dessert. Hard to lose weight when you eat like this!! Hosts are amazing - we got talking children / grandchildren so out came her calendar of her grandchild!! Such fun Clive is exhausted and my feet are sore, so bed it ...
Took the bus to Leon from Burgos at 5:20... Arriving in Leon at 7:20. It was quite a walk to our hostel, hitting Aldi's on the way, arrived at 9:15. Wonderful hostel but filled with 30 16 year olds on a school 7 day walk the Camino field trip- from ...
... and churros and chocolate of course and dammit siesta means no more until 5:30 tonight. Oh well, coffee will do with the choc we bought, sat there and wallowed then back to Albergue for rest.
Our Albergue tonight is a private 95 bedder but we are on a room of 11 beds. M & M caught up with us. Mia's blisters are really bad and she had used that stupid compeet stuff which just rips everything off. So here we are sitting on ...
... and Polish man I'd met earlier who told me that someone had gone through their stuff at the albergue and that an American was robbed of his money. I had my cash in a money belt on the top of my bag, they must have gone through it and found it relatively easily. My camera and laptop were on my bed, it appears they were just looking for cash.
From there I headed to Leon, where I am now, I checked in at the albergue and put my stuff on my bed. I went out ...