Rosalia De Castro
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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... 36 degrees at peak and the beer from last night was coming out through my forehead at an alarming rate.
If you are an engineer you would love Porto because the river is crossed about 8 tomes by bridges towering above the waterway the oldest from 1886 to a relatively new modern structure.
Be aware Porto is very much a tourist hotspot, so if you dislike that stay away. However I put my dislike for cities aside and thoroughly enjoyed ...
Day 29- Caldas de Reis to Padron 13.5 miles
It is hard to believe that tomorrow we walk into Santiago de Compostela. We are only about 12 miles away from the city. During the past several days the Camino has been one amazing view after another. Our hearts are full as we think back on all the events over the past 30 days and all the things we will miss as we return to "real life", whatever that means. One gets ...
... and the first thing we encountered was a steep hill. Okay, that's not bad, it will probably be the only one. Then we climbed another steep hill, and another. As a matter of fact for the next 2 hours the Camino went up! Had we not read the "flat" description for today, we would probably have not given it much thought, but our expectations were set. I thought how typical this is for me. My greatest disappointments are usually when my expectations are the ...
... destination. When we get to choose our path, we should consider the benefits of the "river path" and only take the highway with it's traffic, noise and smell of diesel when there is absolutely no choice. The quality of the 'journey' may, in the end, be everything. If we are 'betrayed by destinations,' then the end may not be the point at all but how we get there. Here is another quote ...
This pin is not exactly correct, as travelpod couldn't find the Monasterio de Armenteira, and I'm not surprised. I am, however, completely surprised that I actually found it!!
The day began by leaving the central route and embarking on the "variante espiritual". This route follows the way that the remains of St James were carried in 44AD by his followers. The story says that they were said to be "led by angels and guided by a star".
It was by far the most remote ...