Hotel Puerta del Camino
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After a short day of walking today, we arrived in Santiago. We went to the Pilgrim Office and got our compostelas of completion and also one verifying the distance that we have walked. Just relaxing until Thursday, yeah! We did it!
Diane, Johnna and Sue
Sparky will show you how we got here today.
... is beautiful. The aire is right opposite the beach which is a long stretch of white sand – coarse as I will find when I run barefoot on it the next morning – and unbelievably still turquoise sea. We wander down and back looking for wifi but to no avail. It is getting chilly, so we return to the van for showers and our Spanish omelette. We are cooking (and Jonny is in just his pants) when there is a knock on the van window. It’s the police. I open the window and say ...
Hey all, I'm here. I made it. It's been an amazing journey. I travelled over 800km, 500 of them on foot. I've met some wonderful people who I sincerely hope to meet up with again in the years ahead. I've seen so much of this beautiful country up close and I feel as though I've come to know it well. I've daydreamed about buying rundown stone and wood cottages in every village that I traipsed through. Hey Zev, you up for a sea change my love?? ...
... side a quick trip into the mountains would have been truly spectacular. Our destination for the next two night was Santiago de Compostela in the Galicia region. This is the ultimate goal for the pilgrims on the trip along the Camino to the resting place of St James the Apostle. As we had been following the pilgrims ever since we arrived in Burgos we decided why not get into the spirit of things. July is a special time for the pilgrims as towards the end of the ...
... What makes it possible is that the disciples were sent out to spread the message, so he could feasibly have been here. The Gospels however are very clear that he was beheaded in Galilee; as you would expect there are numerous versions on how his body ended back here.