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A short update as a pleasant, but fairly uneventful, day. Grandas is a lovely little town and my 2 star hotel is a lovely little hotel. Its best feature being that it is separated by a road from the public albergue with the French snorer/cannibal. Lil, the German girl who speaks 18 languages and for whom the challenging mountain day was 'fine', gave me some proper wax ear plugs. To stay safe until ...
... Finally fell asleep as others were getting up. Marvellous! I've got to avoid the snoring Frog from now on... But a miracle, the landlady had turned the heating on to a setting just above 'Extremely Hot'. I needed another shower in the morning but more importantly all my kit was dry. This really was marvellous. But it was so hot, I had to get out. So left without breakfast, tea, anything (Flo will understand). ....into the pouring, ...
... the rain started - torrential and only another 10k to go. Absolutely drenched (Flo/Bea/Jo - thank goodness for the dry bag and all the other bags!) But in between the swearing, the mad singing to myself and drinking more water (the last thing i wanted but the Australians say I must and I'm coming round to them - a bit) I did have a D&M thought. Which was that in the Old Testament the characters are constantly slogging up mountains to sacrifice sons, ...
... his girlfriend and they walked from France for a few weeks. Now they are walking separately for three weeks to push it even further. To his astonishment he has conquered all his fears and is really enjoying it. Not sure he wants to go back but said he was only a bus ride away from a plane home! Back to the walk. Walked 12k to Tineo. Looking forward to the amazing castle, monastery & pilgrim hospital and it's famous for its trout fishing. As I got there I turned the ...
... touring bike to wave to and that was on the motorway.
We stop outside the hotel and Mick checks it out. There is no one around to ask about rooms and rates but meanwhile I spot the Occidentale Hostal up an alley beside the church. It looks like a bar but sounds like it might have rooms. I ask the owner and soon do a deal for a nice twin room up in the ...
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Aldea de Vilela, Ribadeo | Hotelfrom $160
C/ Julio Lazurtegui 26-28, Ribadeo | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Ingeniero Schulz 6, Ribadeo | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Villaframil 1, Ribadeo | Hotelfrom $47