Travel Blogs from Palencia
... in the country will be in nearby Leòn in June, the church is of a different architectural style than most of what we've seen so far. He also squeezed in his take on Obama and world politics. He told us the best places to eat, where to have breakfast tomorrow morning, and escorted us right to the front door of our hotel. On saying goodbye, he chided me for not speaking as much Spanish during our conversation as he spoke English. I apologized ...
Day 18 of the Camino Bloody cold this morning. We left the albergue and were confronted with an icy wind straight off the snow capped mountains at the edge of the Mesata. With the wind chill factor it must have been around zero. A shame my gloves and beanie were packed away at the bottom of the backpack. I hadn't thought I would need them again after the first few days. My hands were numb when we came to out stop ...
... was impressed at first but everything was spotless. It only holds about 10 people in our section but has a lovely garden and kitchen. Warren read the guest book and some Australians had reported the best breakfast along the Camino and a tranquil stay.
We booked in, showered, and washed our dusty clothes and were able to hang them up on a clothes line with pegs, what a luxury.
We headed down town. It was deserted. We were ...
... we moved into the open and 4km until the next village and lo and behold no coffee! The morning was just so beautiful, crisp and sunny and not hot - perfect walking weather. We turned off at the village and headed up The Old Roman road versus the modern route. May be a couple at most extra kms but well away from the road and the road less travelled. Open farmland, wooded forest, trilling birds and cuckoos, farmers on tractors, poppies everywhere and a fair bit ...
... to return to France and spend time with relatives before continuing on. Ran back into Linda and John last night (the Melbournites) and they have struggled but continue on. John gave me an anti nausea tablet and I think that is what dropped me flat for so long, but gee I feel good today. That was after I had about 6 spoons of soup for dinner and promptly chucked it back up! Those who know Mrs.Cast Iron Guts here know how weird and ...
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