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... car. We have lost a bit of time but surely now we can get off without another hitch. But as Monty Python once said "No-one expects the Galicia VESPA Owners Club". Just as we are about to move off five hundred scooters start pouring in to the square. There is nothing we can do but wait and enjoy the show. Eventually they all scoot in to the square and we can get going. It is an easy drive down to the border and before too long we are in Portugal and not too far behind schedule. But ...
... and rice. In Portugal we usually found the food to be prepared beautifully, which wasn't always the case along the Camino in northern Spain, so we are curious to see what the differences will be now we are back in Spain. As in most places in Europe, the fresh pastries are amazing and it is a constant battle not to have several of these delicious temptations every day. We like to try to find a wine from the region where we are walking and have discovered some very ...
... before crossing the river, and had lunch and my last Portuguese beer. The final walk today in Portugal was beautiful and not nearly as tiring as the climb yesterday. Also, there was a thick cloud cover which meant for the first day in many we were actually cool. As we were sittlng having a sandwich, I had to put on a long sleeve wind shirt, the first time in almost a week. We have been looking at the ...
... us so much of hiking in New Mexico, we felt we were back home. We left Ponte de Lima this morning and walked through what was without a doubt the most beautiful country we have seen on this Camino. Our guidebook describes this stage of the walk as "glorious" and he is absolutely right. There were sections of the walk today we just had to slow down and take it in without ...
A popular tshirt showed a rooster with the the obvious words - angry rooster.
As an aside another one I liked said - No estoy gordo, Estoy 3D. for those that don't know spanish I will explain but you have to imagine it written around the three front sides to a cube on angle. so.. it says - I am not fat, I am 3D. Simple and to the point.
Back to Barcelos. They liked their statues and some were a bit ...