Melia Hotel de la Reconquista
Travel Blogs from Oviedo
... a postie) who has walked from Rotterdam, two guys with a dog which is carrying its own food, a German guy from Munster whose wife died in 2000 and has been walking sections of the Camino every year since then and has now arrived in Spain, a South African woman who now lives in Australia via many other countries.
Have walked 110km so far. The sign in Bodenaya reads 256km to Santiago.
... either side and lots of forrests of the softest green ,wild flowers everywhere. Almost like something out of a fairy tale, painted rather than reality. Over a 100 kms in all, was sorry when it came to an end.
In Asturias country now (cider and Celtic history ) heading for Oviedo. Up another mountain road
Into Park National de Somiedo, then down into another canyon valley, not quite as picturesque but interesting - along a river full of dams and hydro electric ...
... A Fantastic Play Park for Ella kept her amused (these Spaniards are just so darn good at public places). Dan was delighted by a Train museum, the locomotive lover he is and we got to a lovely Swimming Complex which Ella really enjoyed. Even had a 'Thalaso Pool' with massaging jets and salt water. MMMM, although we all had to wear thongs and head caps, which I found rather amusing when you see the amount of body hair some of these ...
Nick disappears back to vallolid. I walk on my own. Really dont see anyone all day. This is a very quiet camino. Some very big hills today. Very tiring and not many bars. Didnt eat breakfast and didnt eat anything until about 3pm. Reminder to myself for saving food from previous night. Sun came out in the afternoon and really lovely weather. Warm enough to strip off the old shirt ...
... So we start walking at 11.30 only to discover that we are going in the opposite direction. So two hours later we get on the right track Get to Gado and check into hotel for 15 euros each. Not much in the town, but saying that there must be about ten discos. Find a fab Spanish restaurant. Eat a big meal of meat which seriously could have fed four. Left most of ...
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